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 Health NZ – Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua | MidCentral might be just the place for you.
About the role
Breast Screening Coast to Coast (BSCC) MidCentral 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 Districts.
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.
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.
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.
Further information is available from SMO Recruitment Specialist +64 6 350 8849
To apply for this job please visit www.midcentraldhb.govt.nz.
Have any questions?
Vacancy contact details
Name: Denella Statham
Position: SMO Recruitment Specialist