Vascular Fellow


  • Full time fixed term
  • 12 month fellowship
  • March 2019 start

Our Purpose: Why we do it

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.

The Team: What we do

The Department of Vascular Endovascular and Transplant Surgery (V.E.T.S) provides the secondary vascular and endovascular services for the population of Canterbury and the West Coast, and tertiary services for complex endovascular surgery and transplant for the whole South Island.

The Role: Where you fit it

We are looking for a Senior Registrar or Junior Consultant who is seeking a role specifically designed to provide them with continued intensive clinical experiences and training in Vascular Surgery.

Service provision is advanced, combining general vascular surgery for the regional population with complex endografts and complex open reconstructive procedures performed regularly on the more diverse population of South Island

The successful candidate is required to have:

  • Qualifications recognized for specialist registration with the New Zealand Medical Council
  • FRCS or equivalent
  • Experience in vascular surgery is essential

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: Becoming part of our story

Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.

If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.

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!

Fixed Term/Contract/Full Time

Job no: 235352

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Thursday, 7 February 2019