Position : Interventional Cardiologist

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

We are looking for an experienced Interventional Cardiologist to provide consultant services and corporative leadership for the cardiac medical team to facilitate high quality care to patients.

The successful applicant will be required to provide diagnostic and treatment services for patients in the central region. Their skill set is a well-established experienced in general cardiology as well as interventional work.

The role holder will be expected to encourage innovation and quality in the development of services and to provide a strategic view of the direction for future service development. To this end, they will be expected to undertake clinical audit and quality improvement projects as well as clinical research. They will engage with other providers, consumers, and health organisations to improve the quality and responsiveness of services and should possess highly developed relationship and communication skills, a sound understanding of clinical governance and the ability to work within the multi-disciplinary model.

Main focus of the role is on Coronary intervention including the interventional treatment of stable coronary artery disease and acute coronary syndromes and their complications. Experience in the treatment of structural heart disease is desirable but not mandatory for the role, including experience in obtaining and assessing associated cardiac imaging.

Capital & Coast Cardiology service is jointly accredited as an SCT training facility with the Hutt Valley Cardiology Service.

Moū – About you

  • Vocationally registered in Internal Medicine (Cardiology) with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
  • FRACP or equivalent qualification and be able to register for with the MCNZ
  • Work in collaboration with multidisciplinary team
  • Able to provide consistently high standards of medical care
  • Participate in an on-call roster
  • Relevant experience and training

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Capital, Coast and Hutt Valley district is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. We operate three hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown, Hutt Valley Hospital and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kāpiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.

Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

Me pēhea te tuku tono – How to apply

To apply please go to https://capitalhealth.careercentre.net.nz/Job/Consultant-Cardiologist-Interventional-/Wellington-Hospital/20787 For further information on this role or to find out more about working and the lifestyle opportunities in Aotearoa/NZ please email sandra.tam@ccdhb.org.nz and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role or to find out more about working and the lifestyle opportunities in Aotearoa/NZ please email sandra.tam@ccdhb.org.nz and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

Please note we are not accepting agency applications.

We require all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This includes the booster dose within six months of receiving the second dose of initial vaccination (for some people the initial vaccination will have comprised of three doses). We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai.

By joining together we will succeed