Clinical Haematologist

Employer: Southern DHB

Specialty: Haematology

Grading: Specialist / Consultant

Number of positions: 1

Job Hours: 40

Required qualifications: In addition to your impressive experience in delivering a high standard of clinical practice in Haematology, you'll come to us with an extensive background in clinical and laboratory haematology, with sub-speciality experience and research in aspects of malignant or non-malignant haematology. It's essential you hold a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) or equivalent, with Fellowship of Royal Australasian College of Physicians with advanced training in Clinical and Laboratory Haematology or equivalent. We would also accept applications from applicants who are about to or have recently completed their haematology fellowship, however you must be eligible for vocational and/or Locum Tenens registration in Internal Medicine and Pathology with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

Dunedin Hospital

Salary: ASMS MECA 2022 (NZD 170,369 – 250,560)

  • Join us as we change the future of healthcare in Southern NZ (Permanent 1.0 FTE negotiable)
  • Close knit, supportive team

Come and make this the defining role of your career with us at Te Whatu Ora – Southern. You know you will excel and grow professionally as you are surrounded by dedicated, supportive and highly talented colleagues. Take the opportunity to help shape and guide the evolution of our Blood and Cancer Service as our Clinical Haematologist.

Mō te tūranga – About the role

This is a remarkable opportunity for a true team player who thrives in a highly supportive, collaborative environment. You’ll be welcomed into a team of seven highly effective haematologists – one that’s committed to delivering safe, best practice clinical and laboratory services to patients. Expect your experience to have every chance to shine through here, as you help mentor, teach and train others in the team. It will no doubt deliver great professional reward, as will the contribution you’ll make to overseeing the inpatient and outpatient management of our patients undergoing treatment for acute leukaemia, high grade lymphoma and other malignant and non-malignant haematological disorders. Equally as important will be your adaptability and, ideally, experience in clinical teaching

Mōu ake – About you

In addition to your impressive experience in delivering a high standard of clinical practice in Haematology, you’ll come to us with an extensive background in clinical and laboratory haematology, with sub-speciality experience and research in aspects of malignant or non-malignant haematology. It’s essential you hold a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) or equivalent, with Fellowship of Royal Australasian College of Physicians with advanced training in Clinical and Laboratory Haematology or equivalent. We would also accept applications from applicants who are about to or have recently completed their haematology fellowship, however you must be eligible for vocational and/or Locum Tenens registration in Internal Medicine and Pathology with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

Mō mātou – About us

Te Whatu Ora – Southern has the largest geographical coverage of all the New Zealand regions, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities. We take pride in all the services we provide, and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. We believe that our dedicated and passionate staff are a significant driving force behind the achievement of these standards, and we need more like-minded people to help us continue providing for our community.

Painga – Benefits:

  • Supportive team
  • Flexible role

Utu whānui – Salary range

This role belongs to the ASMS Collective Agreement and falls between the Step 1 ($170,369) and Step 15 ($250,560 p.a pro rata).

Rā mōnehu – Closing date: Monday, 10 October 2022.

Due to the fast-paced nature of what we do, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don’t delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.

Tono ināianei – Apply now

We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://careers.southernhealth.nz/

For a job description or further information, please contact, Agatha Chen, Recruitment Advisor – Senior Medical Officers with your CV. Phone: +64 3 470 9604 or email: agatha.chen@southerndhb.govt.nz

If you currently work for Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand – Southern, please apply for this role via our internal careers site, found here: Pulse > Applications > Corporate > SuccessFactors

Pre-employment checks

In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to the following:

  • Occupational health assessment
  • Police vetting/Ministry of Justice safety checks
  • Serious misconduct checks (previous Public Service departments and statutory Crown entities only)

Covid vaccination requirements

Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Te Whatu Ora Southern you will be required to be fully vaccinated and have received a booster vaccine against COVID-19. You will need to provide proof of this to Occupational Health staff.

To apply

We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://careers.southernhealth.nz/job-invite/783/

To apply for this job please visit careers.southernhealth.nz.

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Vacancy contact details

Name: Agatha Chen

Position: Recruitment Advisor

Email: agatha.chen@southerndhb.govt.nz

Phone: +64 3 470 9604