Psychiatry Registrar

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Psychiatry Registrar

Whangarei Hospital

Are you looking for an opportunity in December 2017?

Take control of your career, step up to the top of NZ and include Whangarei in your career plan.

Northland covers the northernmost part of New Zealand, encompassing an area of 12,600 square kilometres and has a population of approximately 158,000. As a region Northland is renowned for its beautiful beaches and relaxed lifestyle.

Whangarei is the largest population centre and Whangarei hospital is the largest hospital in Northland, providing secondary care services for the province, supported by three regional hospitals. This is a secondary base hospital providing a wide range of services including ED, medical specialties, ICU, ENT, O&G, Paediatrics and Psychiatry.

Northland District Health Board is committed to delivering care in a way that meets the needs of patients and their families. This is done in an environment which supports staff, both in the delivery of their work and in their personal development based on our organisational Values:

  • People First - People are central to all that we do
  • Respect - We treat others as we would like to be treated
  • Caring - We nurture those around us and treat all with dignity and compassion
  • Communication - We communicate safely, openly and with respect to promote clear understanding
  • Excellence - Our attitude of excellence inspires success, competence, confidence and innovation

We are seeking Psychiatry Registrars to join our team to make a quota of Registrars from December 2017.

Whangarei is part of the Psychiatry Training Programme. Whangarei has had considerable success in providing comprehensive training to Registrars enabling them to qualify as Psychiatrists. The Whangarei psychiatry program offers runs in acute adult psychiatry, community adult psychiatry, Māori Mental health, child and youth mental health, liaison psychiatry and psychiatry for older adults.

There is excellent Consultant support and access to regular local teaching and participation in teaching through the Northern Region training scheme.

Northland DHB bases RMOs at Whangarei Hospital. This is a secondary base hospital providing a wide range of services including ED, medical specialties, ICU, ENT, O&G, Paediatrics and Psychiatry.

Before applying you must have either general registration or be eligible for registration with the New Zealand Medical Council ( Check if you're eligible here:

Northland is a popular place to work. If you want to grow as a clinician, reinforce skills, or broaden your experience you need to speak with us.

Your career is a journey, make sure you include Whangarei. Step Up - Up North.

For further information, please contact:

Koea Kaka, Recruitment Officer-RMOs

Northland District Health Board,

Whangarei, New Zealand.

Phone: +64 9 430 4101 Ext: 3338.

Email: or visit our website at

Vacancy No: PSR18-002      

Closes: 9 February 2018

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