Consultant Plastic Surgeon – New Zealand (Wellington)

Hutt Valley DHB

15 September 2020 

Consultant Plastic Surgeon – New Zealand

Location: Hutt Hospital - Wellington Region, New Zealand
Contract: Fixed-term – 12 months
Hours: Full-time (1.0 FTE)

About the role

Our Regional Plastic Surgery service is expanding their service and this provides a new position for a plastic consultant commencing in 2020. The sub-specialty skills currently most in demand are in the assessment and treatment of skin cancer.

We have an internationally renowned plastic and burns unit, regional rheumatology and public health services, and all our specialties have a strong focus on excellence and innovation. 

This role will also have a commitment to a general plastic trauma lists and will contribute to 'see and treat' skin lesion clinics. In addition the Unit provides supra-regional services in vascular anomalies and laser. 

Applicants should have a minimum of two years’ experience post FRACS or equivalent in plastic and reconstructive surgery. 

What’s in it for you:

  • Work/life balance in a friendly and relaxed metropolitan location
  • Generous and flexible annual leave entitlements
  • Training and professional development opportunities
  • Indemnity insurance provided
  • An attractive relocation package 
  • Relocation assistance

Interested – please contact us

For further information on this role, please email Or 'Apply Now through our careers website:

Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon (Wellington)

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18 August 2020 

Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon

We are looking for a permanent, full-time Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon to join our dynamic team providing surgical care.

The successful applicant will be part of a dynamic team providing surgical care to people within the Wellington Region. The breast team provides care to both people within the Wellington Region and the central region. We are keen to recruit a dynamic surgeon who is skilled in oncoplastic breast surgery and is able to take part in the general acute roster. You will be joining a friendly, welcoming team who prides itself on clinical excellence and innovation. This role sits within the general surgical service.

The applicant will be responsible for providing consultant services that facilitate the provision of appropriate quality general services to the patients who come under his/her care, and for training of Registrars in accordance with the requirements of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. 

This role joins a service with a total staff of ten consultants, and RMOs. This position reports to the Clinical Leader, General Surgery and Operations Manager. 

Applications can only be accepted when submitted through our CCDHB Careers website. For further information on this role, please email

Specialist/Medical Officer – Plastic Surgery (Waikato)

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12 August 2020 

Specialist/Medical Officer – Plastic Surgery

Where you’ll be working: Waikato Hospital - Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery

The details: Fixed Term for 12 months, Full Time

We are seeking a Specialist Plastic Surgeon / Medical Officer to join our Plastic Surgery team based at Waikato Hospital. An interest in Breast or Head and Neck Surgery is desirable. The positions will involve teaching, audit and quality assurance activities.

The Plastic Surgery Unit provides services to its four satellite hospitals and the Midland Region taking in Gisborne, Taranaki and Rotorua, therefore you will be required to participate in an on-call roster with elective and acute work at Waikato Hospital and peripheral sites.

It is essential that you hold or are eligible for vocational or general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand as a Plastic Surgeon. You can find out more about the Medical Council registration process here:

Waikato District Health Board

The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand. We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000. You can read about our vision, strategy and values here.

Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is a Level-1 trauma centre and one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. We also run a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.

Why Waikato: Learn about living in the mighty Waikato region here 

To review the position description please 'Click Here'

Applications need to be received through the online application process:

For further information about the position please contact Dean Blake - Business Manager, Surgical Service: 

Otolaryngologist (Hawkes Bay)

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17 July 2020 

Hawkes Bay

We have a unique opportunity for a new permanent position available in Hawkes Bay.

As a Specialist Otolaryngologist you be joining a team of three Otolaryngologists who work collaboratively and with innovation to provide high quality care to ENT patients with a wide range of acute and elective surgical conditions.

There is ample opportunity to develop a subspecialist interest that will complement the department’s current service. We enjoy good collegial relationships with other departments, allied medical health professionals and close links with tertiary services. The department is well equipped for all aspects of modern ENT health care.

Hawke's Bay Hospital is a large secondary level, 400 bed accredited public hospital providing acute and elective care for a region of over 162,000 people.

Applicants must be registered, or eligible for registration, with the Medical Council of New Zealand as a Specialist Otolaryngologist and a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, or equivalent.

You are welcome to contact Mr Stephen Toynton, Head of Department, to discuss the position email

To make an application and view the position profile please visit our web site: