Vascular Fellowship

New Zealand (NZ)
08 Aug 2018
09 Sep 2018
Vascular surgery
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Our Purpose: What We're Here For

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you're part of something very special. We're world leaders in the delivery of integrated health care, and we're always striving to Make It Better. From the carers on the front line working directly with patients and communities, to our talented support teams who enable that care, we plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. And we're all about putting people at the heart of everything we do.

Our Culture: What Matters To Us

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata
Putting people at the heart of all we do

For us to continue putting our communities at the centre of our health system, we're putting our own people at the centre of everything we do. Because health is ultimately all about people. What's important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility that all our people take for delivering outcomes, and that we go about our work with integrity in all we do.

What matters to us is doing the right thing, valuing everyone, and being and staying well ourselves so we can care for our community.

The Role: What This Opportunity's All About

Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners for a one year Fellowship in Vascular Surgery at Christchurch Hospital. The post begins 1 December 2018.

This position would suit a Senior Registrar or Junior Consultant who is seeking a role specifically designed to provide them with continued intensive clinical experiences and training in Vascular Surgery.

The Canterbury District Health Board is the leading tertiary hospital on the South Island of New Zealand. Christchurch Department of Vascular Endovascular and Transplant Surgery (V.E.T.S) provides the secondary vascular and endovascular services for the population of Canterbury and the West Coast, and tertiary services for complex endovascular surgery and transplant for the whole South Island.

Service provision is advanced, combining general vascular surgery for the regional population with complex endografts and complex open reconstructive procedures performed regularly on the more diverse population of South Island

The variety, training and opportunities you'll have at our leading tertiary hospital are world-class, so your career is set for serious enhancement.

The successful candidate is required to have the following:

  • Qualifications recognized for specialist registration with the New Zealand Medical Council
  • FRCS or equivalent
  • Experience in vascular surgery is essential.

Belonging Here: Becoming Part Of Our Story

Our people enjoy access to a fantastic benefits scheme, flexible working arrangements and a genuine and ongoing focus on career development.

We hope you'll seriously consider joining us, but if this isn't a good fit for you, please share the opportunity with your personal networks and help us find our next rock star!

If this particular role isn't for you, we do have other similar opportunities - please look on our careers page or give us a call to discuss.

Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Tim Beresford, Clinical Director, Christchurch Hospital or Simon Liddy Recruitment Specialist


Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please click apply now!

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