General Surgery Fellow - starting ASAP
Capital & Coast District Health Board
Hutt Valley, Kenepuru Hospital, New Zealand
4d ago

Aboutour opportunities

  • Permanent General Surgery Fellow position starting as soon as possible - please specify your earliest availability in the application form
  • Allocation based at Wellington Regional Hospital
  • Role suitable for a Senior General Surgical Registrar who has passed their Part 2 Exams
  • We are looking to recruit two Surgical Registrars nearing completion of training for General Surgery Fellow positions at Wellington hospital.

    Our department provides secondary and tertiary level care across all general surgery sub-specialties to the population of the lower North Island.

    The general surgery fellow will be an integral part of our department as they transition towards fully independent practice through these new positions.

    Working closely with the consultants across all general surgery sub-specialties, there will be opportunities that complement your desired career direction.

    Clinical exposure will be led by the consultants while the fellows also run a weekly clinic and be allocated a weekly operating list for their own patients.

    As well as attending defined operative, endoscopic and clinical sessions there is the opportunity to pursue a research Master’s degree via the University of Otago (further details available upon request).

    RMO salaries are calculated based on relevantprevious years of experience and the average weekly hours of work as set out inthe relevant run description.

    For the current salary bands, please refer to thecurrent Multi-Employer Collective Agreement

    Experienceand Eligibility

  • Suitable for Resident Medical Officers who are training in General Surgery and have completed their Part 2 Exams by the commencement date
  • You will have eligibility for general or provisional general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Information on the process of application for this can be found on their website at http : / / / .
  • You will need to be a NZ or Australian citizen or resident, or have an appropriate visa to be eligible to live and work in NZ.
  • The immigration NZ website can be found at https : / / / new-zealand-visas


    Home to the NZ government; a cultural epicentre ofNew Zealand, renowned for its cafes, nightlife, restaurants, harbour andproximity to vineyards, with a vibrant city life, host to numerous culturalevents.

    It consistently scores globally as a popular city and has recently beennamed as the world’s most liveable city. Join our fellow 480 Resident MedicalOfficers across the Wellington region to gain leading experience, medicalsupervision and training.


    Wellington Regional Hospital is a tertiary hospitalwith modern facilities including a Surgical Assessment and Planning Unit (SAPU)and offers exciting opportunities and top level training.

    Kenepuru CommunityHospital provides predominantly secondary services catering to the communitiesnorth of Wellington, including Porirua and Kapiti.

    Howto apply?

    If you wish to express your interest and you meetthe criteria above, then please click the 'Apply Now' button below

    Upon application you will need to provide :

  • Electronic copies of your CV and cover letter. Emailed applications will not be accepted.
  • Contact details for three consultants as referees that have supervised your day-to-day clinical work, one must be from your current or most recent employer.
  • Should you have any difficulties or have anyquestions about the application form or the recruitment process, please do nothesitate to contact Andrea Thomson at RMO recruitment ccdhb. quotingthe vacancy reference number and job title in the subject.

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