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  • Advert number: 358645-0
  • Posted Date: 22/05/14

General Surgeon (Colorectal Surgery Subspecialty)


Wairau Hospital, located in Blenheim, New Zealand, is part of Nelson Marlborough District Health Board (NMDHB). It is a modern, purpose-built facility with 88 beds.

The population growth across the district, and the development of the hospitals to meet that growth, create exciting opportunities for a Consultant General Surgeon. The hospital provides all the major specialties, with sub-specialties visiting on a routine basis from Nelson and Christchurch.

This is a permanent position (72 hrs a fortnight 0.9 FTE) based in Blenheim. You will be competent over the range of general surgery. A subspecialty interest in colorectal surgery is required in order to support and complement our existing team.

You are required to be a Fellow of the RACS, or equivalent, eligible for vocational registration in New Zealand by the Medical Council of New Zealand, and hold a current annual practising certificate.

For further information, please contact Lynley Gardner, Service Manager - Surgical Services, lynley.gardner@nmdh​

Online applications, CV and cover letters are required before your application can be processed.

Enquiries can be made to Human Resources Nelson, telephone: 03 546 1274 or email

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