- Permanent, Full Time Position
- Based in Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand
- Relocation assistance Provided!
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
At Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB we are committed to upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi and providing culturally safe care. We value role modelling manaakitanga as demonstrated by Ngāti Whātua in the gifting of their whenua on which our hospitals stand. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
We have an exciting opportunity for a full time, permanent position with the Auckland District Health Board in Clinical Perfusion at Auckland City Hospital.
Auckland, the largest city in New Zealand is set in a pristine marine-based environment with a temperate climate and has a population of 1.5 million. It is a vibrant mixture of lifestyles and cultures and offers easy access to stunning and diverse scenery and a wonderful range of outdoor pursuits.
The Cardiothoracic Service at Auckland City Hospital (ACH) is the main Cardiac Centre in New Zealand providing the full range of cardiac surgery for both ischemic and rheumatic heart disease, aortic surgery, heart, lung and liver transplantation for which the adult caseload is approximately 1200 per year. The unit is also the national ECMO centre for which it has a retrieval service.
A subset of the ACH perfusionists also provides perfusion services for the Starship Children’s Hospital Cardiac service.
Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
We are looking for the following requirements:
- Post graduate Diploma or Masters of Perfusion and be certified by the Australasian Board of Perfusion (or by the American, UK or European Boards of Perfusion)
- Familiarity with Stockert S5 heart lung machines is desirable and with Stockert Connect preferable.
- Previous experience as a Perfusionist
- Good communication skills and a proven team player
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Salary and conditions are set out in the Clinical Perfusionists Collective Agreement
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
To apply visit our website http://www.careers.adhb.govt.nz/ using job reference number AUC12433 and attach a copy of your CV and cover letter.
For initial inquries about the role, please contact Jude Clark, Chief Clinical Perfusionist at +64 9 307 4949 ext. 23960, mobile +64 27 296 8957, or email email@example.com
For help with your online application, please contact Maylaine Cerna Recruitment Consultant at the Careers Centre, MaylaineC@adhb.govt.nz.
Immigration NZ has introduced a new Accredited Employer Work Visa system from 4 July 2022 that includes a simplified residency process for health workers on the new “Green List” of occupations – Of course for successful candidates offered a position with us who require a Work Visa, we will provide support with their Visa application. Here are the links to two key pages of NZ Immigration's official site for more information: Immigration NZ Accredited Employer Work Visa and Immigration NZ Green List Occupations .
The remuneration for this position is covered by a collective agreement: (Clinical Perfusionist Collective Agreement Nov 2018 to Feb 2021)
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This position is a Core Children's worker under the Children's Act & requires full safety checks completed before any new employee starts
This position requires any worker to be vaccinated for vaccine preventable diseases including Covid-19
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