Registrar in General Surgery FRACS Accredited 12 Months

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    Physician, General Surgeon

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    Competitive package

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    8 months ago

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    Jan 2022

Registrar General Surgery

Start Date: January 2022 – January 2023

Contract: 12 month run, full time


Role Details

Fantastic opportunities for trainee surgeons in a department with RACS accredited training jobs.  There are 12 x SMOs and 10 x Registrars in the Department of Surgery.

All Registrar positions are accredited by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons as training positions.   

The hospital is a Level 5 hospital with acute services including general medicine and medical sub-specialities, cardiology, intensive care, paediatrics, O&G, mental health, orthopaedics, general and vascular surgery, urology, ENT and ophthalmology within the DHB.  Waikato Hospital is our adult tertiary referral service, Starship for our paediatric tertiary services.


Role Responsibilities

Primary Purpose ‘To provide high quality medical care to Surgical patients’

There are five Surgical Teams. There are three relief registrars and one rotational registrar.

Ordinary hours – On Site Normal working hours at 07:30 – 17:00 hours, Monday to Friday.

Evening hours 17:00 – 22:30 hours, Monday to Friday

Weekend hours 08:00 – 22:30 (long day) and 08:00 – 17:00 (short day)

Night duty hours 22:00 – 08:00

After Hours Duties The registrar participates in the weekday, evening/night and weekend roster system. The surgical registrar is first call for surgical subspecialties after hours (excluding orthopaedics).

 Weekend Duty Registrars shall be roster on duty 08:00 – 22:30 and 08:00 – 17:00, rotating Saturday and Sunday


All applications should include 

  • Up-to-date CV and completed BOP DHB online application
  • Three referee reports (one of whom must be your most recent supervisor). Reports must be received by the above-stated closing date.   


You will have

Applicants must hold or be eligible for provisional general / general  registration with the New Zealand Medical Council

This is a 12 month contract with the ability to start in January 2022. If this sounds like the perfect position for you, please do not hesitate to apply today!

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