Vascular Fellow

 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 (VETS) provides the vascular and endovascular services for the population of Canterbury and the West Coast, and tertiary services for complex open and endovascular surgery and renal transplantation for the South Island.

The Role:Where you fit it

We are looking for a Registrar or Junior Consultant who is seeking a role specifically designed to provide them with the full range of clinical experiences and training in Vascular Surgery. The role can be tailored for more open or endovascular work as required and provides an excellent opportunity to advance either open or endovascular skills.

For the advanced trainee/junior consultant the role provides access to advanced open and endovascular techniques from arch to toe. For more junior trainees, the opportunity to gain valuable experience in a recognised training unit for future specialist training applications.

An honorary appointment as Clinical Lecturer at the University of Otago Medical School is also available for the right appointee.

The successful candidate is required to have:

  • Qualifications recognized for registration with the New Zealand Medical Council
  • FRACS, FRCS desirable or Experience in vascular surgery
  • A great team ethic and enthusiasm to learn

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


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: Apply now!