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Specialist Dermatologist or Paediatric Dermatologist

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

Job description

ID: WAI16872

Where you’ll be working: Waikato Hospital – Dermatology Department
The details: Permanent, Part-time 0.9FTE

An exciting opportunity awaits you at Waikato DHB!

About the service:

Our Dermatology Service provides predominantly medical dermatology care to a population of more than 426,300 and tertiary services to the midlands of more than 951,900 people. The service is based at Waikato Hospital in Hamilton, with both physical outreach clinics and teledermatology services to the wider Waikato region.

About the role:

We're looking for a qualified Specialist Dermatologist with a specific interest in Paediatric Dermatology to join us in providing high quality consultant services for our dermatology department. The position involves supervision of advanced trainees, dermatology nurses and medical students.

Required skills & experience:

We are looking for someone with qualifications, training, experience or interests related to paediatric dermatology. 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.

You must be either registered or eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. You can review your registration options here.

Waikato District Health Board

The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand. We plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 426,300. You can read about our vision, strategy and values here.

Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is a Level-1 trauma centre and one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. We also run a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.

We are a values-based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply, and would like to encourage applicants who have a Māori world view.

Why Waikato:

The Waikato region features a wide range of world-class outdoor and cultural experiences. You can surf the world-famous beaches of Raglan, swim at the beautiful beaches of the Coromandel, and hike our majestic mountain ranges. Learn more about living in the mighty Waikato here

For appointed candidates we offer a competitive relocation allowance and assistance.

Your application:

If you think you might be the right person for the job, and you would like to discuss the opportunity further, please contact Amanda Oakley

Please apply directly online here:

For any queries about the application process contact Jame' Hendricks in the Recruitment Team on email


Theme “People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui
• Give and earn respect - Whakamana
• Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo
• Fair play – Mauri Pai
• Growing the good – Whakapakari
• Stronger together – Kotahitanga

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Vacancy contact details
Name Taylor Spence
Phone 07 839 8899
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