Consultant Radiologist - Dunedin Fixed Term
- 1.0 FTE
- Join us as we change the future of healthcare in Health New Zealand – Southern
Now is the right time for a change! Join us as a Diagnostic Radiologist and be part of us as Dunedin build a new state-of-the-art digital hospital. We bet you’ll love it here. We are offering you a fulfilling role, a rewarding team and great location to be based. We work as a strong MDT within our radiology service, and the welfare of our patients and their families at the core of our work!
About the role
Our Radiology Service provides to a population of approximately 310,000 people over the lower South Island, our work is predominately emergency and inpatient cases. We offer a full range of imaging modalities based on a digital RIS / PACS systems. We offer MRI, Interventional, CT and ultrasound, however, we do not offer mammography services. Our vacancy requires a Radiologist with a general scope of skills, including MRI and CT guided procedures; ultrasound experience is advantageous to us, but not an absolute necessity for you to be successful in gaining this role. As we are a flexible department, we are willing and able to make the most of your skills and are happy to support your special interest. As a team who prides ourselves in the work we do, and the care provided to our patients, quality is at the centre of our service and there is an expectation that you will participate in quality initiatives as part of your role. You will participate in an out of hours on call roster shared equally amongst your Radiologist colleagues.
As an outstanding team player, you'll have the energy to make a positive difference with both patients and colleagues alike. In addition to enjoying a challenging and varied workload, you can look forward to a competitive pay rate and a culture where staff are included, valued and respected for their expertise. Southern is affiliated with the University of Otago Medical School and Southland provides training to Registrars from the Royal Australasian College of Radiologists, so you’ll need to be someone who is enthusiastic about teaching and passing on your knowledge to junior members of staff. This is a great opportunity for someone wanting to take a sabbatical and spend a year working in a truly great setting.
You must be FRANZCR qualified (or equivalent) and hold, or be eligible for, vocational registration with Medical Council of NZ. If you are an international candidate you can be considered for this role under the condition, you are eligible for vocational registration with the MCNZ.
Te Whatu Ora - Southern has the largest geographical coverage of all the New Zealand regions, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities. We take pride in all the services we provide, and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. We believe that our dedicated and passionate staff are a significant driving force behind the achievement of these standards, and we need more like-minded people to help us continue providing for our community.
- Full Support for Work Visa and NZ Medical Council Registration
- Flexible start date up to early 2024
If you are interested in this position, please apply online and attach an up to date copy of your CV for consideration.