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  • Advert number: 348754-0
  • Posted Date: 23/01/14


Locum Consultant Dermatologist

We have an opportunity available for a Locum Consultant Dermatologist to join our Dermatology Group. The duration of the post and hours of work are fully flexible, offering the opportunity for either full time or part time work. Salary Package for Fully Vocationally Registered Dermatologists of up to GBP 100,000.00/year.


American College of Mohs’ Surgery
Fellowship Training Position

The opportunity exists to commence a Fellowship in Mohs‘ Micrographic Surgery starting January 2014 with Director Dr Paul Salmon and Assistant Director Dr Neil Mortimer. You must be registrable as a Specialist Dermatologist in New Zealand, have achieved CCST (UK) or be eligible for Fellowship of the New Zealand Dermatological Society or Australian College of Dermatology. The position is a two year post with a 12 month Fellowship, followed by a 12 month Locum. There is a broad range of teaching in addition to Mohs’ Surgery, including other Dermatologic and Cosmetic Surgery procedures, e.g. Botulinum Toxin, Fillers, Liposculpture, Blepharoplasty, Facelifts, Fat Transfer, Hair Transplants, etc. This is an excellent opportunity for someone seeking an American College Accredited Fellowship offering advanced level Reconstruction and Cosmetic Surgery.

The Skin Centre is based in a purpose built facility in Tauranga, finished in 2011. This facility offers outstanding premises to practise Dermatology. We have a team of four Dermatologists and two GPSIs. We offer a comprehensive range of Dermatology Services, including Medical Dermatology, Phototherapy, Patch Testing, Skin Cancer Diagnosis and treatment including Photodynamic Therapy, and Mohs’ Surgery and Cosmetic Surgery. We have Hair Removal, Vascular and Full and Fractionated Resurfacing Lasers. The Skin Centre is a regular publisher in peer reviewed literature. See our website for recent and historical published literature from the Skin Centre Doctors. We also offer regular CME and peer review opportunities.

The applicant must possess the ability to work both  independently and co-operatively in a team environment.

Tauranga City has a population of 115,000. The Skin Centre services a rural population of 600,000, and provides Outreach Clinics to Rotorua, Whakatane, Matamata, Hastings, Hamilton and New Plymouth. It adjoins the golden beaches of Mount Maunganui and is within easy reach of snowfields. It enjoys a sunny, temperate climate (see websites: and There is excellent schooling, both public and private.

For the position please send a copy of your curriculum vitae, an outline of your interests and goals, and details of two referees to:

Attention: Megan Pakes, email: PO Box 10-116 Bayfair, Mount Maunganui 3152, New Zealand.

Telephone: 0064 7 578 5788.