Orthopaedic Vacancies

General Orthopaedic Surgeon - Southern DHB
The DHB is seeking a surgeon with fellowship experience in Arthroplasty, as well as proficiency in general orthopaedics and trauma.  The DHB's service covers most orthopaedic specialities, other than scoliosis surgery.  The position can part-time or full-time and includes a one in six on-call roster, supervision of acute operating lists, elective operating and outpatient clinics and teaching of undergraduate medical students and registrars.  Applicants must have FRACS or an equivalent qualification.   View the job description and apply via the DHB website.  Applications close Thursday, 11 March 2021.

Joint Clinical:  Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor and Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Otago Medical School and Southern DHB

The successful applicant will hold the position of Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Otago, as well as being a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Southern DHB.  Both roles are 0.5 FTE equalling the equivalent of one full-time position.  The position will be held as a single contract with the University.  The appointee will be based at Otago Medical School in Dunedin and provide leadership in teaching and research with the opportunity for collaboration with researchers in the University's medical and biomedical science departments. Visit the DHB website for the full job description and to apply.  Applications close 31 January 2021, Ref No. 2000741.

Consultant Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon - Southern DHB
An 0.8 FTE (32 hours per week plus on call roster) position.  The DHB is seeking an orthopaedic surgeon who should have an interest and fellowship experience in spinal surgery.  The applicant should also be proficient in general orthopaedics and trauma.  You will be working in a state-of-the-art hospital which was newly constructed in 2004 and has PACS digital radiology, MRI, CT, and the iSOFT patient management system.  The Orthopaedic Service covers most Orthopaedic subspecialties, other than scoliosis surgery, and dedicates the entirety of Wednesday morning to teaching and case review.   Visit the DHB website for the full job description and to apply.  Job No. 059595. 

Orthopaedic Registrar - Southland Hospital
Southern DHB is seeking applications from RMOs interested in joining their Orthopaedic team at Southland Hospital.  They are interested in hearing from RMOs with a minimum of two years post qualification experience, preferably including at least six months Orthopaedic experience.  Visit the DHB website to apply.  Job No. RMOS184.

Registrars (2 positions) - Waikato Hospital
From 2019 two 0.5 FTE registrar positions are available at Waikato Hospital.  These are designed to allow continued clinical practice in the field of orthopaedic surgery whilst enabling the registrar to dedicate the remaining time during the week to academic activity.

Academic activity will be supervised by Mr Joe Baker who has a part-time academic appointment.  Successful candidates are encouraged to develop their own ideas.  However, a number of opportunities exist already in the department.  For suitably impactful research additional funding may be sought.

Informal enquiries can be made to Mr Joe Baker.