Specialist Otolaryngologist


  • Do you want to come and work with us at Nelson Marlborough DHB?
  • We are a busy ORL service specialising in all ORL services and delivery of skin cancer services in conjunction with the General Surgery service.
  • If you enjoy working in a busy and supportive work environment, with lots of interesting and varied procedures, then we have the position for you. 

About the role

We are seeking an experience Otorhinolaryngologist Surgeon, to work on a permanent part-time basis, providing service across both Nelson and Wairau hospital sites with 1:5 on call, acute and elective delivery.

We are a busy and professional team with a real focus on learning and sharing our skills and experience with our team of registrars, who share the workload. The service provides the highest standard of care for our patients, while maintaining an excellent work-life balance.

You will joining a team of four experienced and supportive colleagues who will provide mentoring and professional support in a collegial environment. 

About you

You should have vocational registration with the New Zealand Medical Council and RACS, or be eligible for the same.  You will be working within a secondary setting providing care and treatment for ORL and skin cancer patients.

About us

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is the main health service provider for New Zealand’s Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving nearly 145,000 people across two main hospitals, public health and a range of community services. We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

Findout more about us https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC34XErxkHJ5YAn59o6SrhnA

What we offer

Situated near the top of the South Island, Nelson city is the geographical centre of New Zealand. It has three national parks within a 90 minute drive and is surrounded by beaches, mountains, hidden valleys, raging rivers and golden sands. It is known as a spectacular natural environment and has one of the highest number of sunshine hours in New Zealand.  

For more information on the Nelson/ Tasman region visit http://www.nelsonnz.com/.  

How to apply

For role specific information please contact Gillian Champion, Service Manager Surgical Services, gillian.champion@nmdhb.govt.nz or Nicola Hill, Head of Department, nicola.hill@nmdhb.govt.nz.  For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on vacancies@nmdhb.govt.nz or 03 546 1274.

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Ref: N18-502 

Applications close:  Thursday 31st January 2019 

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: N18-502

Location: Nelson

Closing Date: Thursday, 31 January 2019