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Specialist - Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery (Fixed Term)

Employer Waikato DHB
Workplace Waikato Hospital
Specialty Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Term Other
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 35
Commencement date Open
Application closing date Open
Employer Waikato DHB Workplace Waikato Hospital
Specialty Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Term Other
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 35 Application closing date Open

Job description

Fixed term, part time position
Job Number: WAI10945

We are seeking a Specialist Plastic Surgeon 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.

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

Applications need to be received through the WaikatoDHB online application process at

For further information, please contact Dean Blake - Business Manager, Surgical Service, email: or phone +64 21 746 334

Qualifications required

It is essential that you hold or are eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand as a Plastic Surgeon.
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Vacancy contact details
Name Dean Blake
Position Business Manager, Surgical Service
Phone +64 21 746 334
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