Gynaecological Oncology Fellow - August 2020

Our Purpose

The Canterbury District Health Board systematically plan, fund and deliver care to almost 600,000 people that live in the Canterbury region. The Canterbury Health System is a world leader in the delivery of integrated health care.  Our main focus is placing people (staff and patients alike) at the centre of everything we do.

The Team

Christchurch Women’s Hospital is a modern tertiary hospital providing secondary and tertiary level Gynaecological Oncology services for the South Island, serving a population of 1 million. We also provide maternity services for approximately 6,000 births per annum and a full range of gynaecology services, including specialist Fetal Medicine. There are close links between our Gynaecological Oncology clinicians and the University of Otago department of O&G which is co-located on site. We see over 230 new cancers a year.

The Role

  • Six months, fixed term fellow post in Gynaecological Oncology
  • Accredited Gynaecological oncology training post
  • No on call however obstetric locums available
  • Commencing August 2020

What’s in it for Me?

  • The post is fully accredited with the RANZCOG Certification in Gynaecological Oncology training programme (CGO) and preference will be given for those approved for this programme.
  • Live in a vibrant and emerging city, with a creative undercurrent. If you enjoy the outdoors, the hills and beaches are a 20 minute drive from the city! Enjoy skiing? We have 13 ski fields within a 2-4 hour drive of the city. To find out more, visit:

Skills & Experience 

  • You will have a fellowship qualification after completing basic and advanced vocational training
  • You must be eligible for general or provisional general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. You can check your eligibility by visiting the Council’s website at

Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi

Putting people at the heart of all we do 

Health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity. 

Belonging Here

Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, our people enjoy access to, flexible working arrangements and a genuine and ongoing focus on career development.

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

Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Tracey Sutherland – Recruitment Specialist.


Your application will be reviewed and progressed as soon as possible.

Fixed Term/Contract/Full Time

Job no: RMO237115

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Sunday, 17 November 2019