*NEW* Cardiology Service Manager – Wellington, NZ

Position Title: Service Manager – Cardiology

Employment Status: Permanent full-time position

Location: Wellington Regional Hospital – Medicine, Cancer & Community, NZ

Position Summary

Applications are invited from experienced, dynamic leaders.

We are looking for forwarding thinking and innovative individual with a proven record of managing teams for this new and exciting role. 

You will work with our leadership and management team to lead and develop the cardiology service.  This critical leadership position will help shape the service now and for the future. You will be an excellent role model, who is passionate about promoting quality and patient safety. You will be leading a team of nurses and physiologist in ensuring the very best standards of care and experience for our patients.

The Cardiology Service is a secondary and tertiary service provided for Capital & Coast DHB and those of the central region of New Zealand. The service provides acute and elective cardiology in-patient and outpatient services at Wellington and Kenepuru Hospitals.

Key areas of focus of this role are:

  • service leadership, 
  • service development and co-ordination of service performance,
  • change management 
  • workforce planning and development. 

The successful candidate will require:

  • Significant leadership and management experience, including staff management and conflict resolution;
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of cardiac services 
  • Superior communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships across disciplines
  • High level skills in planning, reviewing, analysing, financial management and allocation of resources
  • Demonstrated experience in strategic and tactical decision making, planning and implementation
  • Understanding of health policy and trends and their application at an organisational level
  • Post graduate qualification or equivalent experience


Applications will not be accepted via email. All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form, found here.

Please ensure your uploaded CV and cover letter is in either Word or PDF format. For further information on this role, please email recruitment@ccdhb.org.nz and please indicate the vacancy number (SS132-19) and job title in the subject line.

Applications close on Sunday, 26 May 2019.

Cardiologist – Auckland, NZ

Position Title: Cardiologist

Employment Status: Full-Time, Monday to Friday

Location: Auckland City Hospital, NZ

Position Summary

Applications are invited for the post of an adult cardiologist with a specialist interest in imaging, specifically echocardiography and cardiac CT. This is a replacement post to meet the needs of the strategic expansion of Cardiac Imaging in one of the leading hospitals in Australasia. The successful applicant will join a team of 24 existing cardiologists, including 5 existing imaging consultants with an interest in echo, and other imaging modalities (CMR or CT).  In addition the new post-holder is expected to contribute to the provision of acute care on the cardiology wards, referrals and outpatient clinics.  

Auckland City Hospital is a 700+ bed University teaching hospital which provides secondary health services to the people of the central Auckland area, as well as tertiary cardiothoracic services regionally, and quaternary services nationally.  The Cardiology Dept is the largest public hospital cardiology department in Australasia and offers a full complement of sub-specialties including invasive coronary and structural intervention, electrophysiology and pacing. We provide a national service for cardiac transplant, adult congenital cardiology and congenital cardiac surgery. We provide adult cardiology and cardiac surgery for South Pacific Island patients, in particular Tahiti. Paediatric cardiology and cardiac surgery for New Zealand and the South Pacific is provided at the adjoining Starship Children’s Hospital.

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For more information on this opportunity to join our team, please contact Dr Chris Occleshaw, Clinical Director, Cardiovascular Services at ChrisO@adhb.govt.nz.

Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference! Please click on the link here to make an online application by attaching your latest CV and cover letter outlining your motivation to take up this role. Only applications submitted online via the ADHB website will be accepted.

For help with your online application, please contact Mirah Sharma, Recruitment Consultant at MirahS@adhb.govt.nz .

Applications Close – 9 June 2019

Cardiologist – Hawke’s Bay, NZ

Position Title: Cardiologist

Employment Status: Fixed-term for four months (July-Oct 2019)

Location: Hawke’s Bay Hospital, NZ

Position Summary

We are seeking a specialist with skills and experience primarily in general cardiology, but expertise in procedural cardiology can be accommodated, with facilities available on site for diagnostic angiography and echocardiography.

This position sits within the general medical department. Our current cardiologists contribute to the acute medical service, and it would be expected that the applicant also be involved in this roster. The department comprises 25 physicians across multiple specialties providing services to meet the diverse needs of our community.

Our group has a strong collegial approach and an active commitment to ongoing education, with regular grand round, journal club and case presentations as well as a weekly physicians audit and planning meetings.

Further details can be found here.

For further information about the position, please contact:

Dr David Gardner – Head of Department, Medicine

Phone: +64 (0) 27 328 517

Email: david.gardner@hawkesbaydhb.govt.nz

To make an application and view the Position Profile please visit our web site: http://www.hawkesbay.health.nz/

Cardiac Sonographer – Auckland, NZ

Position Title: Cardiac Sonographer – Cardiac Ultrasound

Employment Status: Full time (Monday to Friday)

Location: Auckland DHB

Position Summary

The Cardiac Ultrasound Department at Auckland City Hospital are looking for a qualified Cardiac Sonographers to join their passionate and supportive team in the Cardiovascular Services.

This is a great opportunity for you to come and experience New Zealand lifestyle and hospitality and we would love to hear from you to discuss the opportunities we can offer you.

Please click on this link here for more information and to apply by attaching your latest CV and cover letter. Only applications via ADHB career site will be accepted.

Application closes on 20 May 2019.

Adult Congenital Cardiologist – Auckland, NZ

Position Title: Adult Congenital Cardiologist

Employment Status: Permanent part-time position

Location: Starship Children’s Hospital – Auckland, NZ

Position Summary

Our Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD) service is a part of Auckland DHB and is based at Auckland City Hospital, which is a 700 bed university teaching hospital. The Greenlane Paediatric& Congenital Cardiac Service (PCCS) is the national provider for Paediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery in New Zealand, providing services to the people of Auckland as well as national services for ACHD surgical and complex ACHD medical patients. 

We have a half time (0.5 FTE) permanent position available for a Cardiologist with sub-specialty training in adult congenital heart disease.

You will be joining a highly motivated clinical team of physicians, senior nursing and psychology staff with dedicated administrative support. The ACHD service has grown rapidly over recent years and this appointment is part of an ongoing staff expansion plan with further appointments anticipated within the next 5 years. You will also be eligible for an honorary position with the University of Auckland School of Medicine.

You must hold FRACP (or equivalent) and be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of NZ. Candidates from outside of NZ are encouraged to apply and our experienced Recruitment Advisors are happy to answer your questions about coming to live and work in Auckland.

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For further queries contact Dr Tim Hornung, Clinical Lead for ACHD on thornung@adhb.govt.nz

To apply, please click on this link or visit our website www.careers.adhb.govt.nz quoting ref # CEN09101 to make an online application attaching your latest CV and cover letter. Please contact Sonu Anand, Recruitment Consultant on 00 64 211083241 or by email sonua@adhb.govt.nz if you have any queries or need any help with your application.