Consultant Gastroenterologist

Wellington (NZ)
08 Apr 2019
30 Apr 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

About the role

The role based in the gastroenterology and GI Endoscopy Service is responsible for providing comprehensive gastroenterology services, undergraduate medical education and postgraduate specialist vocational training. This includes a wide range of secondary and tertiary services for both inpatients and outpatients located at Wellington and Hutt Hospital sites.

As our successful candidate, you will have proven skills and experience in both diagnostic and therapeutic gastroscopy and colonoscopy. Role expectations include an on call component with associated inpatient responsibilities. On application, please include a summary of your endoscopy experience.

Skills and experience

  • Vocationally registered in internal medicine (gastroenterology) with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
  • Fellowship of the RACP (FRACP) or equivalent and be able to register for specialist registration with the MCNZ
  • Senior registrar experience
  • Have a current driver's licence

About the organisation

Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has over 5,100 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. CCDHB operates two hospitals - Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua - as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.

Here at CCDHB we embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

CCDHB provides a range of specialist services including neurosurgery, oncology, neonatal intensive care and community-based services including district nursing, rehabilitation services, social work, alcohol and drug services, and home support services to a population of around 900,000 people.

Wellingtonis New Zealand's capital city, a cultural and cosmopolitan epicentre renowned for its vibrant cafés, restaurants, international sporting and cultural events set in a beautiful natural harbour. With easy access to vineyards in the Wairarapa and beaches on the Kapiti Coast, there's plenty of opportunity for adventure or simply to relax and unwind.

How to apply

Applications will not be accepted via email. All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'apply now' button.

Please note we will be considering applications as they are submitted.

Applications close on Tuesday, 30 April 2019.

Please ensure your uploaded CV and cover letter is in either Word or PDF format. For further information on this role, please email and please indicate the vacancy number (SMO10-19) and job title in the subject line.