Joint Clinical - Senior Academic and Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon (Otago)

Otago21 December 2020 

Joint Clinical - Senior Academic and Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

The Otago Medical School – Dunedin Campus, in association with the Southern District Health Board, seeks to appoint a Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery. This position provides an excellent opportunity for a clinical academic to establish themselves in one of the leading medical schools in Australasia.

The appointee will provide leadership in teaching and research in the field of Orthopaedic Surgery while supporting an effective and efficient service for orthopaedic surgery patients in the Otago and Southland regions. There are opportunities for wide collaboration with researchers in the University’s well regarded medical and biomedical science departments.

In addition to holding the position of Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Otago, the appointee will concurrently hold a position as Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Southern District Health Board. This is a joint University/Hospital position and will be held as single contract with the University. The two separate roles equal the equivalent of one full-time position.

If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity and would like to learn more about joining our team, then please contact us for a confidential discussion:

Consultant General Surgeon (Wellington)

CCDHB10 December 2020 

Consultant General Surgeon

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



General Surgeon (Wellington)

HVDHB logo

8 December 2020 

General Surgeon

Location: Hutt Hospital, Wellington

Contract: Permanent, part-time 0.5 FTE

Start date: Mid 2021

About the role

Hutt Hospital are looking to appoint a dynamic individual within our General Surgery Department who has a specialty interest in breast disease. An interest in oncoplastic surgery is an advantage and other speciality interests will be considered including endocrine surgery.

Working at the Hutt Valley DHB you will become part of an enthusiastic, dynamic and committed team of health workers providing a modern and innovative approach to healthcare, with the bonus of a healthy, balanced lifestyle and opportunities for professional development.

Only 15 minutes from the Wellington CBD, the Hutt Valley is home to many outdoor attractions and a haven for art lovers and beach goers.

About the team

Our General Surgery Department provides high-quality care to people referred to the department with a wide range of acute and electives surgical conditions.

What you’ll do:

  • Acute and Elective Surgery
  • Symptomatic Breast and General Surgery Clinics

What’s in it for you:

  • Generous and flexible annual leave entitlements
  • Indemnity Insurance provided
  • An attractive relocation package

How to apply

For information on this role please email us at or complete an online application at:

Consultant General Surgeon - Colorectal/Upper GI (Invercargill)

SDHB logo24 November 2020 

Consultant General Surgeon - Colorectal/Upper GI

We are looking for someone to join our dedicated team as a General Surgeon with a colorectal or upper GI subspecialty interest, where we will give you the opportunity to treat a varied caseload. Our robust clinician-led service provides a consultant led acute management and elective service to our community. You will be joining a team of 5 other General Surgeons, and a 32 Specialists in the wider Surgical team, where you all participate in the general surgery call roster.

About you

An outstanding team player and capable leader, you'll have the energy to make a positive contribution with both patients and colleagues alike. In addition to enjoying a challenging workload and an exceptional quality of life, you can look forward to a highly competitive pay rate and a culture where staff are included, valued and respected for their expertise.


Recognised as an ideal place to raise a family, Invercargill is a modern city offering access to outstanding leisure pursuits and a caring, safe community. The city also has superb facilities such as the brand new indoor velodrome and sporting complex, excellent schools and an enterprising, innovative tertiary education provider, where free fees exist.

For further information contact

Consultant Otolaryngologist (New Plymouth)

9 November 2020 

Consultant Otolaryngologist
New Plymouth

Consultant Otolaryngologist
Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth

We will consider interest in permanent or temporary tenures, hours are negotiable

Taranaki DHB is seeking an Otolaryngologist to join our expanding department providing ORL care to the Taranaki community on a part or full time basis, as well as participation on the on call roster. There are excellent opportunities to develop a private practice in the community to make the role full time if desired. Come and talk with the team about the exciting opportunities that Taranaki DHB and the wider region has to offer.

The applicant should have comprehensive training in General Otolaryngology and should have the FRACS with vocational registration or equivalent qualifications. However, we are keen to consider candidates that are currently in training posts seeking employment within twelve months.

Click here to view the position description.

To make an application please apply on our careers page:

The Taranaki District Health Board is a large organisation (2,100 staff) operating in the exciting, changing health sector. Taranaki Base Hospital, situated in New Plymouth, is a progressive regional secondary referral centre for the province of Taranaki with a range of medical specialties, an Intensivists-managed ICU, an HDU and a well-equipped Radiology Department. In 2013 a new inpatient Clinical Service Block was opened with 6 Wards and a Theatre Block comprising 6 Theatres.

In Taranaki, it is easy to achieve an enviable lifestyle! The region’s amazing mountain, rivers, lakes, fantastic coastline and outstanding surfing and tramping opportunities, masses of parks and gardens, as well as a major events calendar, make it a great place to live and work.

To discuss the post informally please contact either Mr. Nicolas Steventon, Clinical Lead - Consultant Otolaryngologist  on 0064 6 758 7720 or by e-mail at