Career Opportunities

Specialists / Consultants (SMOs)

We employ approximately 360 Senior Medical Officers (SMO) and Senior Dental Officers (SDO) at Te Whatu Ora Southern. As you’ll know, the size of our hospitals allows for our staff to learn from one another, and as such you’ll thrive off teaching and learning from others on the job. Our talented team of SMOs, Medical Specialists and Consultants and Fellows lead a vast array of specialty services, including: anaesthesia, general surgery, intensive care, mental health, and emergency medicine, and many more.

“There’s a strong community – at work and in general – I felt at home and welcomed.”

“It really is a city – small, but not small minded. It is full of well-educated, well-read, well travelled, cultured people. But down to earth and very welcoming. There’s a real connection to the environment too. People really care.”

So, are you ready to make the leap? No matter where you’re at with your decision to move to Southern, we want to hear from you. Phone (03) 470 9604 or email and we can provide support and advice as you plan your move throughout the recruitment process. Here’s to a job that you’re passionate about with an unbeatable lifestyle at Te Whatu Ora Southern.

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Joint Clinical - Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist Dunedin, Otago 30 Jan 2024
Emergency Department Specialist Invercargill, Southland 7 Feb 2024
Intensivist - Critical Care Medicine Specialist Invercargill, Southland 11 Feb 2024
Consultant Radiation Oncologist - Permanent Dunedin, Otago 11 Feb 2024
Consultant Gastroenterologist Dunedin, Otago or Invercargill, Southland 12 Feb 2024
Consultant Radiologist - Dunedin Dunedin, Otago 13 Feb 2024
Specialist Intensive Care - Dual Trained Specialists Welcome Dunedin, Otago 16 Feb 2024
Pain Medicine Specialist Dunedin, Otago 17 Feb 2024
Consultant Psychiatrist - Older Persons Dunedin, Otago 18 Feb 2024
LOCUM ENT Surgeon 18 Feb 2024
Invercargill, Southland 18 Feb 2024
Consultant Radiologist - Invercargill Invercargill, Southland 21 Feb 2024
Consultant Radiologist - Queenstown Queenstown Lakes, Otago 23 Feb 2024
Dermatologist 23 Feb 2024
Dunedin, Otago 23 Feb 2024
LOCUM - Consultant Radiation Oncologist Dunedin, Otago 23 Feb 2024
Consultant Endocrinologist Dunedin, Otago 24 Feb 2024
ENT Surgeon - Southland Invercargill, Southland 25 Feb 2024
Urologist 25 Feb 2024
Dunedin, Otago 25 Feb 2024
Dermatologist - Southland Dunedin, Otago 26 Feb 2024