General Surgery Consultant (Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon): New Zealand

The successful applicant will be part of a dynamic team providing surgical care to people within the Wellington Region. The breast team provides care to both people within the Wellington Region and the central region. We are keen to recruit a dynamic surgeon who is skilled in oncoplastic breast surgery and is able to take part in the general acute roster. You will be joining a friendly, welcoming team who prides itself on clinical excellence and innovation. This role sits within the general surgical service.

The applicant will be responsible for providing consultant services that facilitate the provision of appropriate quality general services to the patients who come under his/her care, and for training of Registrars in accordance with the requirements of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

This role joins a service with a total staff of ten consultants, and Resident Medical Officers (RMO). This position reports to the Clinical Leader, General Surgery and Operations Manager, Surgery.


  • Outpatient clinical duties
  • Operating lists
  • Ward rounds
  • Teaching and mentoring

Skills and experience

  • Vocationally registered in general surgery with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
  • Subspecialty in oncoplastic breast surgery
  • Relevant experience
  • FRACS General Surgery or equivalent and be able to register for vocational registration with the MCNZ

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 in the link below.

Applications close on Friday, March 8, 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 (SMO07-19) and job title in the subject line.

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