Gastroenterologist Part-Time or Full-Time, Fixed Term role until end of 2023 at Auckland District Health Board (ADHB)

By NZ Gastro Office | Posted: Thursday June 23, 2022

an immediate need for a Gastroenterologist with an interest in supporting ADHB growing interventional endoscopy service

Gastroenterologist - Gastroenterology

  • Opportunity for a Gastroenterologist with interest in supporting our growing interventional endoscopy service
  • Part-Time or Full-Time, Fixed Term role available immediately until end of 2023
  • Opportunity to work with a supportive team in the Gastroenterology department

Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
At Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB we are committed to upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi and providing culturally safe care. We value role modelling manaakitanga as demonstrated by Ngāti Whātua in the gifting of their whenua on which our hospitals stand. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.

Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
An excellent opportunity exists in Auckland DHB within the Gastroenterology department. Demand for Gastroenterology outpatient and endoscopy services is consistently high and therefore we are looking for enthusiastic dynamic Senior Medical Officers to expand our Gastroenterology services. You will need to be able to perform ERCPs independently. In this position you will be involved in training registrars and be involved in the recently started bowel screening service.

Auckland District Health Board (ADHB) is one of the largest public healthcare providers in New Zealand with four specialist teaching hospitals: Auckland City Hospital, Greenlane Clinical Centre, National Women's Health and Starship Children's Health.

For further details, please refer to the position description here.

Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
As the ideal candidate, you will be either registered or be eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Please note, you will be required to provide source verification of your qualifications for your registration application. For more information about the registration process and source verification of qualifications, please click here.
What you require for this role:

  • FRACP or equivalent and vocational registration in New Zealand
  • Specialist accreditation in endoscopy recognised by the NZ Gastroenterology Society
  • Trained in General Internal Medicine
  • Ability to function as an autonomous consultant in a teaching hospital

For more information about this role please contact Dagmar Hendel, Service Clinical Director via

He aha ngā painga o tēnei mahi mōu | Why you will enjoy working here
We recognise there is more to life than mahi | work, and we encourage and provide access to all our staff several services and benefits to support themselves whilst they are employed within Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB.

For more information on what we offer, please click here.

Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply

Please apply here: , outlining your experience and motivation to apply to this role.

If you have any queries about accessibility, or technical issues with the online process, please contact Anesha Pillay, Recruitment Consultant via or +64 21 390 875 to discuss how we can best support your application.