Job Openings Consultant Otolaryngologist - Head & Neck Surgeon

About the job Consultant Otolaryngologist - Head & Neck Surgeon

Contract: Permanent - excellent options for work life balance, including options for part and full time work. 


The Hospital, located in Lower Hutt and part of Local District Health Board is a busy 260 general district hospital, serving a population of 140,000. Our client's ORL service is seeking to appoint a new generally trained Consultant Otolaryngologist with Fellowship training in head and neck oncological resection. Here, you'll work with a team of like-minded colleagues and exceptional staff in a collaborative environment. You will be joining three other otolaryngologists at Hutt, and be part of a sub-regional team of seven Consultants.   

All their surgeons do a mix of general otolaryngology and sub-specialty work. Existing sub-specialty interests are rhinology, paediatric ORL, otology, head and neck and laryngology. The service works closely with an excellent plastic surgical service who participate in head and neck MDM and provide excellent reconstructive support including free flaps. Bi-monthly head and neck MDMs with oncology and allied health support occur.


Great relocation package- including airfares, initial accommodation and relocation assistance Competitive compensation and benefits including work life balance, with options for part and full time work. 

Opportunities to develop your special interests and involvement in management and teaching Generous leave policy which includes:        

  • 11 paid public holidays
  • 6 weeks' vacation and generous sick leave allowance
  • paid education leave


You will need to hold vocational registration  with the NZ Medical Council (or be eligible to apply) as well as have experience in general otolaryngology and sub-specialty work.