About the Job

We have an outstanding opportunity to join New Zealand’s premier tertiary children’s hospital as a Paediatric Haematology/Oncology Consultant to join the Blood and Cancer Centre.

· New Zealand’s premier children’s hospital

· Permanent full-time position

· Great relocation assistance provided

The Opportunity 

Auckland is the leading provider of child health care in Aotearoa (New Zealand) and the South Pacific, has an exciting opportunity for a permanent, full-time position to join as a Paediatric Haematology/Oncology Consultant in their Blood and Cancer Service. We are able to offer great relocation assistance and a great team environment for a smooth transitioning into this role.

The Blood and Cancer Centre provides assessment, diagnosis, treatment and long term follow up for children and young people with cancer and non-malignant haematological conditions. Our service also provides a comprehensive Haematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant service for New Zealand for a range of malignant and non-malignant conditions.

New Zealand is a land of outstanding natural beauty and breath taking scenery, with huge opportunity for all outdoor pursuits and we can promise that this fellowship is designed to give you far more than just confidence and excellent experience in all aspects of this specialty. Auckland in the largest city in NZ and offers a great outdoors experience with beaches, mountains, concerts, sports, shopping, wining and dining. 

Important Skills

As the ideal candidate, you will have either been practising as a Paediatric Haematologist/Oncologist or completing training in Paediatric Haematology/Oncology at the time of application. We particularly welcome early career applicants.

You will also need to hold or be eligible for specialist (Vocational / Locum Tenens) registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand and have Fellowship from appropriate Medical College

If you are an overseas applicant and have overseas medical qualifications, you will be required to provide EPIC source verification of your qualifications for your registration application. For more information about the registration process and source verification of qualifications, please visit www.mcnz.org.nz

Immigration NZ has introduced a new Accredited Employer Work Visa system from 4 July 2022. For some positions, this includes a clear pathway to residency. And of course, for successful candidates offered a position with us who require a Work Visa, we can provide support with their Visa application. 

Our Organisation

We are part of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, the overarching organisation for New Zealand’s national health service. We provide health and disability services to more than half a million people living in central Auckland, regional services for Northland and greater Auckland, and specialist national services for the whole of New Zealand. Our main sites are located in central Auckland.

Auckland is the leading provider of child health care in New Zealand and the South Pacific, providing world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency, and urgent care to children and their whānau. We seek to lead New Zealand in paediatric service delivery through the building of our reputation as a national centre of excellence in child health care. 

Why you will enjoy working here

We recognise there is more to life than mahi | work, and we encourage and provide access to all our staff several services and benefits to support themselves whilst they are employed within Auckland.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply online and attach an up to date copy of your CV for consideration. 

For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Alasdair today.

alasdairl@headmedical.com / 0131 357 1848

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