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.

About the City and Area

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 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, housing very affordable, and rural living with stunning views only minutes from town is very achievable.

 Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua | MidCentral requires ALL its employees to be fully vaccinated (and boosted as applicable) against COVID-19. We will not accept applications that do not meet this criteria.

Health NZ – Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua | MidCentral actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.

Further information is available from SMO Recruitment Specialist +64 6 350 8849

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

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Vacancy contact details

Name: SMO Recruitment Specialist

Position: Senior Medical Officer Recruitment Specialist

Email: smo.vacancy@midcentraldhb.co.nz

Phone: +6463508849