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

You will join a team of seven other neurologists based at Christchurch Hospital. Christchurch Hospital is an accredited centre with the Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists for advanced training in Neurology. We enjoy close working relationships with our neurosurgical colleagues and are the major centre for the South Island Neurosurgical Service. We have the only interventional neuroradiology service in the South Island of New Zealand.

The Role

We are seeking a Neurologist to join our team on a part time, 0.6 FTE permanent basis. Your responsibilities will include outpatient clinics, both general neurology and specialty clinical neurophysiology, as well as inpatient and acute/afterhours service on a rostered basis. You will participate in supervision of neurology junior medical staff and will have the opportunity to contribute to teaching and service development. Experience in clinical neurophysiology is needed for this role.

Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata

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

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 236848

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Thursday, 10 October 2019