General Surgeon Consultant

  • Location

    Bay of Plenty

  • Sector:

    Physician, General Surgeon

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  • Salary:

    NZ$ 190,000 - 270,000

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    00 44 203 409 5597

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:


This is an exciting new role for a general surgeon with broad generalist surgical skills and experience working across two hospital sites in one of New Zealand's most scenic locations, offering a fantastic quality of life.
  • district general hospitals, recently upgraded
  • busy role with a great variety of clinical cases
  • fully staffed Registrar roster including Advanced trainees
  • teaching hospital for medical students

  • Take professional care of and undertake delegated clinical responsibility for patients admitted under your care
  • Participate in the on call roster; 1 in 7
  • Conduct outpatient clinics and ward rounds, operating lists and other duties, using the allocated time efficiently and effectively
  • Oversee Registrar activity to ensure patient care is delivered
    in accordance with standards and policy
  • See and advise promptly on patients referred for a specialist opinion

  • have or be eligible for vocational (or locum tenens – special purpose) registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand in a General Surgery scope of practice. 
  • FRACS or equivalent specialist qualification
  • Excellent communication and team working skills
  • Enjoy teaching – 4th, 5th and 6th year medical students

Remuneration Package
  • Salary NZ$ 190,000 - 270,000 pa basic
  • competitive relocation package to support you and your family to make the move 
  • Visa sponsorship - employer is an Approved Accredited Employer by the New Zealand Immigration Service.
  • CME allowance

If you are interested in this role, apply here with recent CV for immediate consideration.