General Surgery Registrar (non-SET)

Northland (NZ)
12 Apr 2018
13 May 2018
General surgery
Career Level
Trust / Career grade
Contract Type
Full Time

June 2018
Whangarei Hospital, Northland, New Zealand

Jump start your surgical training and experience with Northland DHB

Learn from the close knit and supportive general surgical department in Northland DHB where you will find the ideal stepping stone to SET training.

Advance your career learning from highly skilled, genuine caring consultants with access to teaching and training in a department active in research with opportunity for presentations and publications. As a General Surgical Registrar you will work alongside skilled and supportive general surgical, colorectal, upper GI, breast and oncoplastic, melanoma, endocrine and laparoscopic surgeons and have the opportunity to learn

and undertake endoscopy and minor procedure plastics and skin lesion removals.

Why Northland DHB?

At Northland District Health Board, you will gain excellent experience in one of New Zealand’s largest medium sized DHBs where we take great pride in our level of training and education.

Based in sunny Whangarei there is plenty for you and your family and friends to do here without budget breaking rents and traffic jams. World class hikes, forests, beach, surfing and diving spots are right on our doorstep with the Poor Knights a leisurely 30 minute drive from the city centre. While you will be in close proximity to the world renowned Bay of Islands, if entertainment, great restaurants and cafes are sought closer to home the lively, holiday atmosphere of the Whangarei water front provides the perfect range of choice with family friendly parks near by. Steeped in cultural significance you will learn about the indigenous Maori culture of New Zealand through your time in Northland providing you with a unique work experience of both city and rural New Zealand. 

To find out more –

How to apply?
You must have either general registration or be eligible for registration with the New Zealand Medical Council ( Check if you’re eligible here:

Please provide three written references upon applying for this position; the reference template is attached.

Closes: 13 May 2018

For further information, please contact:
Koea Kaka, Recruitment Officer-RMOs
Northland District Health Board,
Whangarei, New Zealand.
Phone: +64 9 430 4101 Ext: 3338.
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