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Position Title: Deputy Chief Medical Officer or Deputy Chief Dental Officer
Location: Southland
FTE (Hours): Permanent 0.5 FTE
Date Posted: 10/08/2017
Application Closing Date: 25/08/2017 11PM
Position Description View Current Position Description

ATTN: Southland Senior Medical Specialists

Deputy Chief Medical Officer or Deputy Chief Dental Officer





As part of the on-going commitment and development to Clinical Leadership within the Southern DHB I am calling for expressions of interest in the newly created role of Southland Deputy CMO. You will take an active part in assisting the CMO and the DHB in delivering high quality health and disability services, provide strategic and operational advice and foster excellence in quality medical standards, practice, professional conduct and development of the senior medical leadership teams.     


This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Medical Officer or Senior Dental Officer with proven leadership skills and clinical/operational practice to take a leading role with Southern DHB. Reporting directly to the CMO you will play a critical role in ensuring the successful implementation of the Southern Strategic Health Plan, the implementation of the Southern Future culture programme and improving operational and financial performance.


To be considered for the role you will be a vocationally registered Specialist or Dental Surgeon with a proven ability to provide professional advice and support on clinical and operational skills and practice. You will have extensive knowledge of the Southern District and its local communities and be able to articulate the relevant issues they face.


This is a 0.5 FTE role and it is envisaged this will be worked in conjunction with a clinical role.




Please email your CV and cover letter to Tash Bambry, Personal Assistant to the Chief Medical

Officer,  Applications will close at 9 am on 25 August 2017.


Applicants will be shortlisted for a structured panel interview based on qualifications, relevant experience and behavioural competencies as outlined in the position description.

 A copy of the position description can be obtained from Tash Bambry.




Nigel Millar 

Chief Medical Officer

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