General Laryngology Consultant - Locum

About the Role

Hutt Hospital, located in Lower Hutt and part of Hutt Valley District Health Board is a busy 260 general district hospital, serving a population of 140,000.

The ORL service is seeking to appoint a fixed term locum consultant with a possible sub-specialty interest and head and neck / laryngology to join our SMO team of friendly, enthusiastic and dedicated professional. You will be supported by the Clinical Head of Department.

You will be working across Hutt, Wairarapa and Capital & Coast hospital sites managing dedicated elective clinics but with theatre sessions only at Hutt.  Acute call is provided at Capital & Coast and Hutt ORL consultants contribute to this as part of this role.

The clinic offers a full range of ORL assessments and adult diagnostic and rehabilitation. You will work closely with other health professionals, particularly ORL specialists and other clinical support team members.

The purpose and focus of this role is to provide a high standard of clinical practice in the management and delivery of general ORL conditions, for the people of the sub-region.

Our role is full time and fixed term for 12 months.

Skills and Qualifications

We are interested in hearing from suitably qualified applicants with the minimum qualification of FRACs (or equivalent) and who are eligible for registration with the New Zealand Medical Council.


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support. 

Staff benefits include our newly developed staff 'Wellness Program', discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym.

How to Apply

Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button or through our careers website: 

For further information on this role, please email and indicate the vacancy number 8111273-18 and job title in the subject line.


Job no: 9112187-19

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Thursday, 31 October 2019