Surgical Registrars – December 2017 and June 2018

Permanent/Full Time, Fixed Term/Contract/Full Time

About Us

At Canterbury District Health Board, you will gain world class experience in the South Island’s largest tertiary, teaching and research hospitals! With over 450 Resident Doctors employed at the CDHB, we pride ourselves on our level of medical education, training and supervision.

Why Christchurch?

The Roles

  • Various full-time, fixed-term or permanent Surgical Registrar opportunities in:
    1. Orthopaedics: A non-training role, but suited to someone considering a future Orthopaedic training role.
    2. Surgical relief: Provide surgical cover where needed, e.g. Plastics, Neurosurgery and ENT.
    3. Cardiothoracics: Undertake open and thorascopic surgery. We are the leading centre for off-pump surgery.

What’s in it for Me?

  • We have a specific training programme on offer for all Surgical Education Trainees. We will help you to construct your Professional Development Pathway out of the components that are best for you.
  • Access support at all hours, including after-hours support from Clinical Team Coordinators and SMOs.

Skills & Experience 

How to Apply

If you meet the above criteria, then please click the “Apply Now” button below. You will need to submit:

  • Electronic copies of your CV and covering letter clearly stating your preferred role, and
  • Contact details for three referees.

For further information, email Tessa Jamieson at:

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Friday, 20 October 2017

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Job no: 232509