This is a great chance to join a supportive team in a 0.8FTE role.
The patient population in this region is predominantly inflammatory arthritis with a high prevalence of connective tissue disorders and vasculitis. The service undertakes a range of procedures and has available clinic-based ultrasound and nail fold video capillaroscopy. In addition to conventional radiology, CT and MRI, they have easy access to Nuclear Medicine SPECT scans, and state -of -the art immunology laboratory diagnostics.
This role is a fixed term 0.8 FTE role of 32 hours per week for 12 months and provides a balanced clinic schedule with adequate administrative review time.
The team is open to the introduction of other skills into the department. The Department has a close association with the University of Otago Medical School and the post holder would be expected to assist with teaching Rheumatology to medical students and allied health professionals. A Staff member in the department holds a joint academic appointment. In this position you would join a department of dedicated and enthusiastic Rheumatology colleagues committed to delivering quality care, and who routinely share ideas and knowledge, within a highly collegial workplace. Please note you must be able to participate in the department’s current on-call roster, which is one week out of four when you will undertake inpatient consultations.
Please keep in mind for international applicants interested in this role, you must be eligible for Vocational registration with MCNZ in Rheumatology scope of practice. Applications close soon, so do not hesitate to get in touch if you are interested in this position.
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