Closing date: 21/12/2022

Consultant - Ophthalmology - New Zealand
Posted on: 21-09-2022, Reference number: 2022137

Ophthalmologist – Auckland – New Zealand


The city of Auckland is located in the northern part of the North Island and is New Zealand’s largest city. It is one of the most densely populated areas in New Zealand. Auckland is surrounded by many vineyards, beautiful beaches, pristine rainforests and the Hauraki Gulf. Auckland has a mild maritime climate, with temperatures ranging from 11 degrees Celsius in winter and 20 degrees Celsius in summer. Auckland is one of the areas with the highest hours of sunshine in New Zealand; more than 2.000 hours of sunshine per year. Auckland was recently rated as the third best place to live in the world.

The position is offered by a large health care organization in Auckland with multiple hospitals and medical centres in the region. You will mainly work in a clinic just under Auckland, but sometimes you will be asked for a consult in different clinics in the Auckland district.

Job description

On behalf of this organization, we are recruiting a Ophthalmologist with a speciality regarding the retina. The position offered is fulltime and with a minimal term of 1 year.

The right candidate will work in a team consisting of multiple part time and fulltime Ophthalmologists. All these specialists have their own sub-speciality, which means the team can offer the most complete care possible for every patient. Because you will need to ask your colleagues for help, and because they will ask you for help, you will get to know them really fast and notice it’s a cohesive team. The clinic were you mainly work has strong links with the University of Auckland, which means that, if there is interest in teaching, it’s possible. The clinic is known for its excellent care, and expected is that you strive to improve said care.

Candidates that want to apply need to be able to register with the New Zealand Medical Council, this requires excellent command of the English language. Some experience as an Ophthalmologist is necessary.

The employer offers good terms of employment and the opportunity to work in an modern and diverse environment.

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Soufian Meziyerh

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Recruitment Consultant
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