Job Application

Kidz First Community Adolescent Health Fellows (Fixed Term) Kidz First, CM Health

Applicants are invited to apply for the positions of Adolescent Health Fellow for the 2021 training year.


These positions are based at Kidz First Centre for Youth Health, with clinics across the Auckland Region. They are a fixed term contract for 12 months commencing December 2020.


This is a clinical training position in Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine. The Fellow will provide clinical services to Centre for Youth Health and Kidz First Children’s Hospital (which may include Specialist Adolescent Clinic, Alternative Education Clinic, and other clinical work deemed appropriate by the supervising physicians). The Fellow will have the opportunity to work alongside the Centre for Youth Health team in the provision of clinical advisory services to community based health services and agencies.


The position offers the opportunity to undertake further formal training in adolescent medicine. This may include (but is not limited to) family planning/ sexual health training courses, Youth Health papers at the University of Auckland and/or Foundations of Public Health paper or other relevant Masters in Public Health papers at the School of Population Health, University of Auckland. Individualised educational objectives will be set in consultation with the Fellow at the beginning of the appointment.


There is scope to match the successful applicant’s training needs and areas of interest.


It is expected that the trainee will participate in the Centre for Youth Health professional development programme, and contribute to the training of other clinical staff, other agencies and communities as appropriate.  There may be an undergraduate teaching component to medical students.


The position is open to Advanced Trainees of the RACP who are registered with the SAC in AYAM or other appropriate FRACP training programme.


The FTE is negotiable between 0.6 - 1.0 FTE with days and hours of work by negation.   

A shortlist of successful applicants will be invited to an interview.  Applicants residing outside of the greater Auckland area will be interviewed by teleconference/ video conference.

Applications can be made online at


Please include Curriculum Vitae, cover letter and details of 3 references. For application queries please contact Amy Varcoe  in the Recruitment Centre on 09 2593640 ext 56640.


To discuss further, interested applicants are welcome to contact Dr Bridget Farrant 

Email: or 02102255874.

Closing Date:  10 July 2020
Job Number: CMH20202965

At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community. To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities. We are also committed to our Disability Strategy, which focuses on people with disabilities; they are our patients, whaanau, community and our staff - all carefully considered in our action plan. Together we will improve the accessibility needs for everyone who has a disability. Our values are Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind –Manaakitanga, Together –Kotahitanga, Excellent- Rangatiratanga. If these are your values too, then join us today.