Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Grading: Specialist / Consultant

Number of positions: 2

Job Hours: Part time

Required qualifications: Vocationally registered in Obstetrics and gynaecology with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ) FRANZCOG or equivalent qualification and be able to register for with the MCNZ

Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora – Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District

Location:  Hutt Hospital, Lower Hutt

Service:    Women’s and Children’s Health

Contract:  Permanent, part time 0.8 FTE (32 hours p/w)

Salary:      As per ASMS MECA

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

We are in a position to grow our team of SMOs from 8 to 10, so come and join our dynamic multidisciplinary Women’s health Services who provide services to our local Hutt Valley communities.

As a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist you will be required to provide excellent services and supervise the care and management of acute and non-acute women allocated to you within a multidisciplinary team environment with an on call component.

You will be supporting and leading junior medical staff within the service and will be required to work collaboratively with team members to provide services in assessment, diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of patients referred.

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

The Women’s Health service provides quality and safe care as experienced by women, babies and their whānau of the Hutt Valley.  We have a dedicated successful and enthusiastic team of 8 full and part-time Obstetricians and Gynaecologists who enable a collaborative multidisciplinary team approach to service provision, including voice of consumers at all level of service planning. We provide and participate in educational and service audit activities and reflect the values of the DHB including that of open disclosure.

Hutt Hospital is also a teaching hospital with medical students from the University of Otago rotating through the Women’s Health service. We supervise, and are accredited for Obstetrics and Gynaecology training through the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

There are exciting times ahead, so come and join a great team.

Moū – About you

  • Vocationally registered in Obstetrics and gynaecology with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
  • FRANZCOG or equivalent qualification and be able to register for with the MCNZ
  • Preference will be given to candidates with minimum of 2 years’ experience, but not essential
  • Work effectively in collaboration with multidisciplinary team
  • Able to provide consistently high standards of medical care

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Capital, Coast and Hutt Valley district is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. We operate three hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown, Hutt Valley Hospital and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kāpiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.

Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District is a pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

Me pēhea te tuku tono – How to apply

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Vacancy contact details

Name: Sandra Tam

Position: SMO recruitment advisor


Phone: (04) 806 2547