Lead MRI Radiologist

Specialty: Diagnostic & Interventional Radiology

Grading: Specialist / Consultant

Number of positions: 1

Job Hours: 40

Required qualifications: Applicants must be eligible for Vocational Registration in Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology with the Medical Council of New Zealand and have subspecialist training and qualification in MRI.

This is an exciting opportunity to be lead of the new MRI service within Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua | MidCentral’s Acute and Elective Specialist Services at Palmerston North Hospital 

About the Role

This position will have ongoing clinical oversite for the MRI service working alongside the Charge MRI Medical Imaging Technologist. You would be expected to support the maintenance of the policies and procedures that are required to ensure the smooth operation of the service.

MidCentral is a tertiary centre for Oncology with a varied and interesting mix of pathology. There is a varied range of general radiology services provided which can accommodate a varied workload.

This is a Monday to Friday role with no on call component.

Abut the Hospital

MidCentral employs more than 2500 staff at Manawatu, Palmerston North, Tararua and Horowhenua and Otaki districts. Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital, which services an urban population of 80,000 and a total population catchment of 168,000. In addition, the hospital is a teaching hospital, and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools.

Our team actively encourage work life balance and the MidCentral Region is ideally situated for those who like to work, rest and play – beaches close by, ski fields and wineries just up the road, stunning scenery with loads of hiking tracks including Te Arapuke mountain bike track. Our region also offers excellent schools and a local university.

If you are interested in making the move to MidCentral – check out our careers site. We have loads of information about the region, Palmerston North hospital and more.

To apply for this job email your details to denella.statham@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