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Specialist Dermatologist

Employer Waikato DHB
Workplace Waiora Waikato Hospital
Specialty Dermatology
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 40
Commencement date Open
Application closing date Open
Employer Waikato DHB Workplace Waiora Waikato Hospital
Specialty Dermatology Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40 Application closing date Open

Job description

Full time
Job Number: WAI08642

An exciting opportunity awaits you at Waikato DHB!

We require a qualified Specialist Dermatologist (preferably with dermatological surgery experience) to join our team at Waiora Waikato Hospital.

This is a challenging role which demands outstanding professional skills, commitment to the specialty and a vision of providing a team-based service founded on excellence in all aspects of the business. If you think that you possess the right skills and attributes that will make a difference, why not think about joining our team here in the beautiful Waikato region of New Zealand.

The Dermatology service provides predominantly medical dermatology care to a population of 350,000 patients and tertiary services to 850,000. The service is based at Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, with both physical outreach clinics and teledermatology services to the Waikato region.

The position requires supervision of advanced trainees, dermatology nurses and medical students.

Why us?

Waikato DHB is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary and secondary healthcare providers, serving a local population of around 425,836 people and tertiary services to the wider Midlands region. Find out about WaikatoDHB’s vison and mission here:

Waiora Waikato Hospital, our tertiary teaching hospital, is located in Hamilton. Many staff would call Hamilton New Zealand’s best kept secret, situated in the North Island of New Zealand along the banks of the mighty Waikato River. Living in the Waikato gives you the opportunity to have a great work-life balance. Hamilton has surf, sand and snow a short drive away, outdoor adventure of all types, world class sport and entertainment facilities, affordable housing and excellent public and private schooling for all ages. It has all the benefits of a big city without the stress. Find out more about our region at

For more information about the role please contact Viv Head, Business Manager on (+64 7 839 8899) or email

Please apply directly online via the Waikato DHB website at

Closing date: Open until filled

Qualifications required

You must be either registered or eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.
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Vacancy contact details
Name Viv Head
Position Business Manager
Phone +64 7 839 8899
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