The Department of Anaesthesia at Waikato DHB offers a range of ANZCA-accredited fellowship positions:
Fellowship positions are typically for a 12 month term and include:
- Cardiac anaesthesia (two positions)
- Obstetric fellowship
- Regional anaesthesia
- Bespoke fellowship (two positions) - a self-directed learning plan
We also have 6 accredited 'general' fellow training posts (ANZCA-accrediated for PFY year). Within these 'general' positions there is some ability to develop a bespoke fellowship program.
Fellows will be employed under the multi-employer collective agreement of the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists (ASMS).
Applications for Fellowship positions with a February 2023 and August 2023 start are now open and close on Sunday 10th April 2022. Interviews will be undertaken in May, with first-round offers made on Monday 13th June. These are nationally-agreed dates, with NZ-based fellowships working to these standard dates.
The positions will be advertised on the DHB vacancies website, noting that there is a single application pathway regardless of the specific anaesthetic subspeciality you are interesting in applying for. https://www.waikatodhb.health.nz/jobs/vacancies/ . The job number is WAI20784.The positions are also found under the 'Medical Specialist' tab, as fellows are employed under the consultant contract as a MOSS.