Jobs for dermatologists currently available in New Zealand

  1. Full time Dermatologist sought in Christchurch
  2. American College of Mohs Surgery Fellowship Training Position at the Skin Centre, Tauranga
  3. Consultant Dermatologist Position in Dunedin, New Zealand

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Full time Dermatologist sought in Christchurch

Are you itching for a change of scenery? 

Christchurch Hospital is a modern facility situated on the banks of the Avon River in central Christchurch. Significant and exciting developments are occurring in the city post-earthquake and the surrounding area has easy access to outdoor pursuits such as skiing, mountain biking, rafting, tramping and sailing.

CDHB are in the unique position to advertise for a Dermatologist to join the service on a full-time, permanent basis. Located at Christchurch Hospital the Dermatology department will be housed in a new purpose-built outpatient facility, which will open in May. Along with outpatient clinics, there will be some inpatient consultation services that you will need to provide. The successful candidate will need to be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

We are excited about what the future holds for our dermatology department and with the new city plan now set out we have so much to look forward to. Why not come and be a part of it!!

Please apply online or to discuss this role in more detail contact Anna Hunter, Recruitment Specialist - [email protected]

Applications close on Friday, 16 February 2108. 

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American College of Mohs Surgery Fellowship Training Position

The opportunity exists to commence a Fellowship in Mohs micrographic surgery starting April 2018  with our prominent, progressive, multi-physician dermatology Mohs surgery clinic located in the beautiful city of Tauranga, New Zealand.  Teaching Faculty Directors are Dr Paul Salmon and Dr Neil Mortimer.  This is one of only a handful of ACMS training posts outside of mainland USA.  Applicants must hold FRACP or MRCP.  The position is a two year post with a 12–18 month Fellowship, followed by a 6–12 month Locum.  There is a broad range of teaching in addition to Mohs surgery, including other dermatologic and cosmetic surgery procedures, and including botulinum toxin, fillers, liposculpture, blepharoplasty, facelifts, fat transfer, hair transplants etc.  The applicant must possess the ability to work co-operatively in a team environment with patients, staff and colleagues alike. 

This is an excellent opportunity for someone seeking a Mohs Fellowship in state of the art surroundings.  The Skin Centre are regular publishers in peer reviewed literature.  See our website: for a list of our published papers. 

Please send a copy of your CV, an outline of your interests and goals, and names of two referees to: 

Attention:  Megan Pakes

Email:  [email protected]

 Consultant Dermatologist Position in Dunedin, New Zealand

We seek a consultant dermatologist to work in a private dermatology clinic located in vibrant Dunedin. We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic general dermatologist, but will consider sub-specialisation. The structure of the position, including FTE’s, can be tailored for a suitable candidate.  The Skin Surgery Centre is a modern dermatology facility, and offers a full range of medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology services, including Mohs surgery, to the population of Otago and Southland.

Dunedin is a vibrant small city, offering an outstanding lifestyle with excellent schools, facilities and recreation opportunities.  It is home to the University of Otago, NZ’s oldest university, and is an UNESCO city of literature.  Dunedin is located on a stretch of beautiful coastline and is close to the mountains of Central Otago.

See our website: for further information about our facility and current services.

For further information please email Mathew Ludgate at: [email protected]



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