Palliative Medicine Advanced Trainee/Chapter Trainee

Expressions of interest are invited from suitably qualified candidates for an advanced training/chapter training position in Palliative Medicine in the Waikato/Bay of Plenty DHB region commencing June 2019.

Clinical attachments will be allocated following the recruitment process; successful candidates may be allocated attachments at the following sites: Waikato Hospital, Hospice Waikato, Waipuna Hospice (Tauranga), Tauranga Hospital. In addition to the core attachments there are varied opportunities for experience with a number of other specialities in the hospital setting.

Eligible applicants must either:

- have passed the RACP Part 1 clinical examination
- have appropriate qualifications to commence/continue chapter training

Advanced trainee positions are contestable. They are subject to a competitive interview process following the submission of an up to date curriculum vitae, covering letter and three current references, one of which must be from your current or most recent clinical supervisor.

You can view a copy of the position description here.

If you have any questions do not hesitate to be in contact with Dr Peter Kirk (, Stuart Brown ( or Dr Lara Hoskins (

Only those shortlisted will be contacted.

Closing Date: 1 December 2018