Radiologist Breast Screening Coast to Coast
  • Permanent
  • Anywhere

Employer: MidCentral DHB

Specialty: Diagnostic & Interventional Radiology

Grading: Specialist / Consultant

Number of positions: 1

Job Hours: 32

Required qualifications: To be eligible for this position you must have a specialist qualification in Radiology that is recognised by the Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Radiology as suitable for Vocational Registration in New Zealand and eligible for Vocational Registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

Are you a Radiologist currently working in Breast Imaging? Then MidCentral District Health Board (MDHB) Palmerston North might be just the place for you.

About the role

Breast Screening Coast to Coast (BSCC) MDHB are looking to appoint a part time (0.8 FTE) radiologist to support our BSCC Service. Based at Palmerston North Hospital, BSCC covers the Taranaki, Whanganui, Hawke’s Bay, Tairawhiti and MidCentral District Health Boards.

The successful applicant will be accredited in breast screening and have experience in all forms of breast imaging, including mammography, breast ultrasounds, as well as ultrasound-guided biopsies.
The successful applicant will join a collegial BSCC team and be supported by colleagues from the radiology department in reading of screens.

To be eligible for this position you must have a specialist qualification in Radiology that is recognised by the Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Radiology as suitable for Vocational Registration in New Zealand and eligible for Vocational Registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand

About the city and area where the role is based

Situated in the lower half of the North Island of New Zealand, the Manawatu region offers visitors and residents a unique mix of lifestyle by combining rural charm and stunning views with the convenience of sophisticated living. Palmerston North in the centre of the Manawatu is a beautiful location, with all modern services and luxuries expected of vibrant cities, including a shopping plaza, a Globe theatrical centre, the Regent and Centre Point theatres, and dozens of hotels/motels, giving Palmerston North a reputation as a conference hub. Palmerston North tertiary education is provided by Massey University and the International Pacific College. We have excellent primary, intermediate and secondary schooling, both public and private, mixed and single sex. Cost of living is reasonable and housing affordable with rural living only minutes from town very achievable.

To comply with the recent health order, MidCentral DHB requires ALL its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (2x vaccinations and a booster). We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.

MidCentral District Health Board actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.

Further information is available from Anita Roberts , SMO Recruitment Coordinator, Human Resources Department, MidCentral District Health Board.

To apply for this job please visit www.midcentraldhb.govt.nz.

Have any questions?

Vacancy contact details

Name: Anita Roberts

Position: SMO Recruitment Co-ord

Email: smovacancy@midcentraldhb.govt.nz

Phone: (06) 350 8204