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Consultant Haematologist (Locum)

Employer Southern DHB
Workplace Dunedin Hospital
Specialty Haematology
Term Locum
Grading Medical Officer
Hours per week 20
Commencement date Open
Application closing date Open
Employer Southern DHB Workplace Dunedin Hospital
Specialty Haematology Term Locum
Grading Medical Officer Commencement date Open
Hours per week 20 Application closing date Open

Job description

Southern DHB has an opportunity at Dunedin Hospital for a locum Consultant Haematologist to join us as a locum, so if you wish to try something new for a short period of time, keep reading.

Dunedin Hospital is a 360 bed teaching hospital with strong links to Otago University Medical School. Our Haematology Service provides a comprehensive tertiary level service to 300,000 people in the Southern DHB district. You will join our busy Oncology and Haematology team consisting of 4 Medical Oncologists, 5 Radiation Oncologists and 5 Haematologists.

The hospital provides a comprehensive tertiary Haematology service to 300,000 people in the Otago and Southland regions of New Zealand. There is an integrated laboratory component. We can offer the opportunity to accommodate a specialist interest. Enquiries from general / malignant haematologists as well as coagulation sub-specialists therefore are welcomed.

Dunedin is a city known for their southern hospitality and having some of New Zealand’s most famous scenery and holiday spots on its doorstep (Queenstown, Wanaka, Milford Sound, Stewart Island to name a few). You can enjoy a diverse range of leisure activities from skiing to trout fishing, surfing, hiking or mountain biking just a stone’s throw from your door. Dunedin has an abundance of amenities, educational (primary through tertiary) facilities, arts scene and cultural life.

You will need to have completed your specialist training and be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand to come and work for us in this locum role.

Closing Date: Open

Candidates please note that screening of applications will be ongoing throughout this advertising period and our advertising will be removed from the Southern DHB website in the event of the role being filled.

For further information please contact Agatha Chen, Recruitment Advisor – Senior Medical Officers, Phone (03) 470 9604 or Email:

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To Apply: We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website:
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Name Recruitment Admin
Position Recruitment Advisor
Phone (03) 2145 769
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