Medical Officer - Intravitreal Injection Service


Our Purpose: What We’re Here For

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We’re world leaders in the delivery of integrated health care, and we’re always striving to Make It Better. From the carers on the front line working directly with patients and communities, to our talented support teams who enable that care, we plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. And we’re all about putting people at the heart of everything we do.

Our Culture: What Matters To Us

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata

Putting people at the heart of all we do 

For us to continue putting our communities at the centre of our health system, we’re putting our own people at the centre of everything we do. Because health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility that all our people take for delivering outcomes, and that we go about our work with integrity in all we do.

What matters to us is doing the right thing, valuing everyone, and being and staying well ourselves so we can care for our community.

The Role: What This Opportunity’s All About

We have a vacancy for part-time, one half day clinic a week Intravitreal Injection Clinician to join the Canterbury Eye Service providing tertiary services across the South Island.

The role:

  • One half day clinic per week (0.1 FTE)
  • Intravitreal clinic injector role for treatment of macular degeneration.
  • Successful applicant would be joining the established GP Injector Service
  • Supervision and training provided, no prior ophthalmology experience required.
  • Current FRNZCGP and the ability to provide additional cover for the service would be an advantage

To be considered for this role you must be eligible to be registered with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

Belonging Here: Becoming Part Of Our Story

Our people enjoy access to a fantastic benefits scheme, flexible working arrangements and a genuine and ongoing focus on career development.

We hope you’ll seriously consider joining us, but if this isn’t a good fit for you, please share the opportunity with your personal networks!

If this particular role isn’t for you, we do have other similar opportunities - please look on our careers page or give us a call to discuss.

Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Tracey Sutherland

Email: Tracey.Sutherland@cdhb.health.nz

Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now! 

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 235057

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Monday, 10 December 2018