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Consultant General Surgeon/Kaipoka torowhānui Mātanga - Colorectal Surgeon

Employer Capital & Coast DHB
Workplace Wellington, Porirua
Specialty General Surgery
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 40
Commencement date Open
Application closing date 13 Dec 2020
Employer Capital & Coast DHB Workplace Wellington, Porirua
Specialty General Surgery Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40 Application closing date 13 Dec 2020

Job description

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


Location: Wellington Regional Hospital and Kenepuru Hospital

Contract: Permanent, Part time (36 p/w)

ABOUT THE ROLE

The successful applicant will be part of a dynamic team providing surgical care to people within the Wellington Region. The colorectal team provides care to both people within the Wellington Region and the central region. We are keen to recruit a dynamic surgeon who with a high level of surgical skills, ideally with CSSANZ or equivalent 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, Surgery.

DUTIES

- Outpatient clinical duties
- Operating lists
- Ward rounds
- Teaching and mentoring

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

- Vocationally registered in General Surgery (colorectal surgeon) with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
- FRACS or equivalent and be able to register for vocational registration with the MCNZ
- Ideally CSSANZ fellowship or equivalent
- Excellent interpersonal skills and work well in a team environment
- Relevant training and experience

ABOUT THE ORGANISATION

Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) 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. CCDHB operates two hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.

The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) spans three DHBs - Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast DHB’s and includes local, regional, and national services. The local MHAIDS services are provided from multiple sites within the 3DHB sub-region – greater Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa.

Here at CCDHB we embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of 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.

CCDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples and the Disability Community.

CCDHB provides a range of specialist services including neurosurgery, oncology, neonatal intensive care and community-based services including district nursing, rehabilitation services, social work, alcohol and drug services, and home support services to a population of around 900,000 people.

Wellington is New Zealand’s capital city, a cultural and cosmopolitan epicentre renowned for its vibrant cafés, restaurants, international sporting and cultural events set in a beautiful natural harbour. With easy access to vineyards in the Wairarapa and beaches on the Kapiti Coast, there’s plenty of opportunity for adventure or simply to relax and unwind.

HOW TO APPLY

Applications close 3 December 2020 and can only be accepted when submitted through our CCDHB Careers website.

For further information on this role, please email sandra.tam@ccdhb.org.nz and please indicate the vacancy number (SMO73-20) and job title in the subject line.


Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

Qualifications required

Specialist qualification for General Surgery - Colorectal Surgeon. FRACS or equivalent and be able to register for vocational registration with the MCNZ
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Vacancy contact details
Name Sandra Tam
Position SMO recruitment advisor
Phone (04) 806 2547
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