Fellow General Surgeon (Colorectal)

Specialty: General Surgery

Grading: Specialist / Consultant

Number of positions: 1

Job Hours: Full time

Required qualifications: Vocationally registered in General Surgery with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ) FRACS or equivalent qualification or to be able to register for vocational registration with the MCNZ

Nau mai, haere mai ki Ūpoko ki te uru hauora.

Location:  Wellington Regional Hospital, Kenepuru Hospital, Hutt Hospital

Service:      General Surgery – Surgery, Women and Children’s Directorate

Contract:   Full time, fixed term – starting January 2023

Salary:         ASMS, Step 1

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

We are looking for an applicant who has either completed their general surgical training or who is in their final year of training and is looking for a role that allows them to work in a supportive supervised environment. This will allow the successful applicant to gain further experience as an independent specialist. We require someone who thrives on change and being busy. Teaching and supervision of RMO’s is an important part of the role.

CCDHB provides colorectal tertiary services to both Wellington and central regional patients. The unit has four colorectal surgeons, two Clinical Nurse Specialist roles and an RMO team.  We manage patients with benign and malignant disease.  Our work is driven by faster cancer treatment timeframes. The Fellow will support work in the operating theatre, endoscopy and clinic setting. Participation in the department Audit programme is a requirement.  We are looking for someone who can work independently, managing their own clinics and operating lists.

Moū – About you

  • Vocationally registered in General Surgery with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
  • FRACS or equivalent qualification or to be able to register for vocational registration with the MCNZ
  • Interest in Colorectal Surgery
  • Able to work unsupervised in clinic and operating theatres
  • Relevant skills and experience

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Here at the 2DHBs (Capital & Coast District Health Board and Hutt Valley District Health Boards) 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.

The 2DHBs are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

Me pēhea te tuku tono – How to apply

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email sandra.tam@ccdhb.org.nz and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process.

We require all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This includes the booster dose within six months of receiving the second dose of initial vaccination (for some people the initial vaccination will have comprised of three doses).  We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

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Vacancy contact details

Name: Sandra Tam

Position: SMO recruitment advisor

Email: sandra.tam@ccdhb.org.nz

Phone: (04) 806 2547