Radiologist - General/Breast at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waikato, Waikato
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Where you’ll be working: Waikato Hospital, Radiology Service
The details: Permanent Full Time positions available
Base salary details: $170,369 - $250,560
Are you looking for the ultimate career and lifestyle balance?
• Relocation Allowance and Immigration support available
• Large regional hospital - choose city or country living!
• Varied position with opportunities for teaching and research
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
We are looking for a General Radiologist, who has a fellowship or subspecialty interest in Breast Imaging. You’ll work across Hamilton’s Waikato Hospital Radiology service and the region’s Breast Care Centre, which is onsite at the Waiora Waikato Hospital campus, providing excellent patient care whilst having the ability to use state of the art imaging technology.
You’ll get six weeks annual leave, KiwiSaver, paid indemnity insurance, up to 10 days continuing medical education (CME) leave and expenses. Medical Council of NZ fees are reimbursed, and a relocation allowance is on offer, together with extensive support with the registration process and relocation.
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Mō tātou Ratonga | About our Service
Waikato Radiology has gone through some exciting changes. We have a newly rebuilt state of the art facility with modern equipment, we are growing the service to meet demand and we are focussed on creating and maintaining a welcoming and flexible work environment for all our staff.
The Radiology department, based in the main hospital building, carries out approximately 200,000 examinations and procedures each year, including a high proportion of acute work. The scope of cases and the pathology is incredible with an interesting and varied case mix. The department has an active culture of research with Waikato being one of New Zealand’s largest teaching hospitals. There are also plenty of opportunities for teaching at undergraduate or postgraduate levels.
The Breast Care Centre provides diagnostic clinics and screening assessment clinics, delivered by a team of dedicated MITs, breast surgeons, breast nurses and clerical staff, with weekly MDM meetings to discuss patient management. There are also two mobile units providing breast screening services to the whole Waikato/ Midlands region.
Mōu | About you
To be successful in this position, you’ll bring solid general radiology skills together with experience in breast biopsies, and localization procedures x-ray and ultrasound guided. You’ll either have accreditation with BreastScreen Aotearoa, or be willing to achieve accreditation, with our support.
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
Te iwi Ngakaunui – People at Heart
• Whakamana – Give and earn respect
• Whakaronga – Listen to me; Talk to me
• Mauri Pai – Fair play
• Whakapakari – Growing the good
• Kotahitanga – Stronger together
It is not very often something happens that is big; like, really big. Big to the point that it will touch the lives of every single person in the country. That is what we are talking about here. The provision of Health in Aotearoa New Zealand, and how its run is about to change in a big way.
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand and Te Aka Whai Ora - Māori Health Authority will together shape the delivery of Health services in Aotearoa New Zealand for generations to come, and will form the core of a modern and integrated service looking after the needs of all our Whānau.
We are dedicated to achieving health equity for Māori and other priority populations. We are a Crown entity and an active partner in Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand is guided by Te Tiriti o Waitangi and is committed to upholding the articles. Here at Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato we have a team of 8,000 working across the Waikato where everyone plays a vital role in the care of our patients – directly or non-directly. Our vision is Healthy People. Excellent Care.
Te Whatu Ora, Waikato serves the largest Māori population and third largest Pacific population in Aotearoa New Zealand. Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. Clinical specialities include Women’s and Children Services, Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oncology and Haematology, Surgical services, and Mental Health and Addiction. Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology.
We are a values-based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. Reflecting the population we serve is an important part of the care we deliver to the community. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply. We proactively develop pathways that maximise opportunity for Māori and encourage Māori to apply.
He aha Waikato
Waikato is the fourth largest region in Aotearoa New Zealand and located just south of Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. It features a wide range of world-class outdoor and cultural experiences. You can surf the world-famous beaches of Whāingaroa Raglan, swim at the beautiful beaches of the Kapanga Coromandel, hike our majestic mountain ranges, tour the Hobbiton shire, experience the magic of the Waitomo glow worm caves, and encounter a vast array of flora and fauna at the remarkable Maungatautari Ecological Reserve.
Waikato is the home of the Kiingitanga and rich in Māori culture. Waikato Hospital sits on whenua gifted by Waikato iwi, situated on the banks of the mighty Waikato Awa, Hamilton is New Zealand’s largest metropolitan inland city. Hamilton’s vibrant city centre and rich cultural mix makes it an ideal place to experience the authentic friendly Kiwi lifestyle.
Learn more about living in the mighty Waikato here
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Please apply directly online, applications are not able to be accepted via email. Please contact Rachel Spencer: email@example.com or +64 21 493 907 for an informal chat or to register your interest.
Closing date: Open until filled
A national Vaccination Policy which includes COVID19 is under development. In the interim, a Health and Safety Risk Assessment against the requirements of the role will apply to unvaccinated candidates and employees and appropriate risk mitigation (e.g. extra PPE, RAT testing) may be taken as a result. Please note that when a Vaccination Policy is introduced it will apply to this role and need to be supported.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
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