Plastic Surgeon Locum Fixed Term

  • Location

    Lower Hutt City

  • Sector:

    Physician, Plastic Surgeon

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  • Salary:

    NZ$ 190000- 270 000 pa

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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This is a 12 month fixed term appointment for a consultant plastic surgeon in an internationally renowned regional plastic surgery service close to Wellington.

The department of plastic surgery provides:

  • regional services to Wellington, Wairarapa, Mid Central, Hawke's Bay, Nelson/Marlborough and Whanganui regions
  • supra-regional services in vascular anomalies and laser surgery.
  • it is embarking on a new build to provide a 5 room procedure suite which will manage the plastic surgery skin lesion volume along with other sub specialty procedures in later part of 2022.



  • Provision of high quality care to plastic surgical patients with a wide range of acute and elective surgical conditions
  • Provision of a wide range of plastic surgical procedures, either on site or at other hospitals with an emphasis on providing increased access for seeing and treating patients with skin cancer
  • To participate in the plastic surgical on call roster in a 1:10 rotation
  • Provision of inpatient and outpatient care
  • To support and lead junior medical staff and take an active role in interdisciplinary team education and actively
  • support and utilise nurse specialist role/s as appropriate
  • To actively  participate in quality improvement, clinical audit activities and service development meetings and initiatives


  • FARCS or equivalent qualification accepted by the Medical Council of New Zealand for registration within the vocational or provisional vocational scope





  • salary NZ$ 190000 - 270 000 pa basic
  • pension 
  • a supportive workplace culture
  • a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support.
  • a newly developed staff 'Wellness Program', discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of an onsite gym.

Applications - please upload your CV for immediate consideration