Clinical Fellow - Haematology at Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland), Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
At Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB we are committed to upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi and providing culturally safe care. We value role modelling manaakitanga as demonstrated by Ngāti Whātua in the gifting of their whenua on which our hospitals stand. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
- One year fixed term starting in early February 2023 with focus on Stem Cell Transplant
- Largest teaching hospital in New Zealand with supportive and stimulating atmosphere
- Internationally recognised Cancer and Blood Service
- Relocation assistance provided
Auckland District Health Board provides a wide range of tertiary and acute services from Auckland City Hospital and Greenlane Clinical Centre. Auckland City Hospital is a major teaching and research centre and has close liaison with the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland.
Our Clinical Haematology Service provides secondary haematology services to the central Auckland area and tertiary services including treatment of acute leukaemia, high grade lymphoma, myeloma and autologous/allogeneic stem cell transplant for the greater Auckland region (population greater than 1.8 million) and to Waikato, Lakes, Tarawhiti and BOP DHB’s, a total of 2.8 million from all of the referral centres.
Within the haematology unit there is a well-established stem cell transplant unit which is a FACT accredited transplant and cellular therapy program that provides transplantation and cellular therapy services to the northern half of New Zealand. This unit has five specialised haematologists and five dedicated nurse specialists and one nurse practitioner. There is a clinical trials programme within cancer and blood research and current trials include CAST (an ALLG study looking at GVHD prophylaxis in HLA matched sibling allografts) and SHIRE (randomised trial of antiviral therapy for CMV reactivation).
In this role you will have the opportunity to contribute to the teaching programme for undergraduate students, registrars and hospital staff.
For further details, please refer to the position description here
Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
We are seeking an enthusiastic advanced trainee in haematology who has a specialist interest in Stem Cell transplant and, and wishes to increase their knowledge and expertise in one of these areas. As the ideal candidate, you will have relevant training and experience in clinical haematology, and generally be either in the final year of Haematology advanced training or within 5 years of completing FRACP and/or FRCPA training in Haematology. Consideration would be given to physician trainees completing RACP qualifications with applicable experience.
The successful applicant must be registered or be eligible for general registration as a Medical Officer with the Medical Council of New Zealand. (www.mcnz.org.nz). Please note, if you are an international applicant, you will be required to provide 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
For more information, please contact Dr Leanne Berkahn, Medical Lead Haematology, at LeanneBerk@adhb.govt.nz or phone 021 737429
He aha ngā painga o tēnei mahi mōu | Why you will enjoy working here
Auckland City Hospital is the largest in New Zealand and is based in the heart of Auckland City. The city is set in a pristine marine-based environment with a temperate climate and has a population of 1.65 million. It has a vibrant mixture of lifestyles and cultures and offers easy access to stunning and diverse scenery and a wonderful range of outdoor pursuits. With its beautiful countryside and dynamic metropolitan centres, New Zealand offers a lifestyle suitable for all.
This is a great opportunity for you to come and experience the kiwi lifestyle and hospitality, whether that be living permanently or coming for an extended ‘visit’. We would love to hear from you to discuss the opportunities we can offer.
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 Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB.
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Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Advertising closes: 31st May 2022
Please submit your application online, outlining your experience and motivation to apply to this role.
If you have any queries about the online process, please contact Caryne Tee, Recruitment Consultant at CaryneT@adhb.govt.nz
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
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