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Anaesthesia Fellowships – Waitemata DHB, Auckland

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Anaesthesia Fellowships – Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine

Location: Waitemata DHB, Auckland.

Waitemata District Health Board (WDHB) provides healthcare to the northern and western regions of Auckland and is the largest DHB in New Zealand by population. Our primary site is North Shore Hospital, Takapuna, Auckland. We provide anaesthesia services for a broad range of surgical specialties including colorectal, upper GI, liver resections, breast, complex endocrine, bariatric, adult and paediatric ENT, urology, obstetrics & gynaecology, and orthopaedic procedures.

We are seeking suitable candidates for our Anaesthesia Fellow posts for 12 months from 31 January 2023. We offer the following fellowships:

  • Regional Anaesthesia (6-12 months)
  • Upper GI Anaesthesia (6-12 months)
  • Pain Medicine (6-12 months)
  • Obstetric Anaesthesia (6-12 months)
  • Perioperative Medicine (12 months)
  • Medical Education in Anaesthesia (12 months)
  • General – with possible subspecialty interest areas (6-12 months)

Our General fellowship can accommodate a range of interest areas, including Sustainability in Anaesthesia.

Eligibility for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand is essential. The aims & objectives of each fellowship are included in the detailed position description available by clicking on the link below.

A research project / audit or department project is expected to form part of each role.

When applying, please include an updated CV with a cover letter. The cover letter should include a preference ranking for the fellowships on offer along with reasons for your preferences.

To view the position description for the Fellowship please click here.

Please apply online at and email your CV and cover letter to Dr Julia Foley at

For more information about the role please contact us via the email above. Further information can also be viewed at

Closing Date: 29 April 2022

Job Code: WDHB13692