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Clinical Director Radiology and Specialist Radiologist

Employer Northland DHB
Workplace Whangarei Hospital
Specialty Diagnostic & Interventional Radiology
Term Other
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 40
Commencement date Open
Application closing date Open
Employer Northland DHB Workplace Whangarei Hospital
Specialty Diagnostic & Interventional Radiology Term Other
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40 Application closing date Open

Job description

Northland District Health Board advocates for affirmative action and actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.

We are seeking an enthusiastic clinical director to lead our Radiology Department. This is an exciting role with a real opportunity to make a difference.

The role of the Clinical Director is a position of responsibility annexed to a substantive role of Specialist Radiologist. The Specialist Radiologist is a permanent role. The Clinical Director role is initially a fixed term of two years.

The successful candidate will be committed to clinical leadership and to working in partnership with the General Manager, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Medical Officer and other stakeholders to develop high quality radiology services. A strong interest in clinical governance, quality improvement and medical education are essential.

Northland District Health Board provides a comprehensive range of diagnostic imaging services for the Northland population. Over 100,000 procedures are undertaken annually by the service and a wide range of services and modalities are performed including X-Ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound, mammography, fluoroscopy and basic interventional procedures.

The radiology department at Whangarei Hospital has modern imaging equipment with two CT scanners (256 slice and 16 Slice) and a 1.5T MRI.

Our Radiologists are multi-skilled and the development of a special interest is supported. Ongoing education is encouraged and supported. Multi-disciplinary meetings are held weekly with all specialities being involved which allows for a close collegial working environment.

Vacancy No. MD19-016

All Applications should be directed to: Tania Vaile, Recruitment Officer - Senior Medical Officers,
Northland District Health Board, Private Bag 9742, Whangarei 0148, Northland, New Zealand.
Phone: +64 9 4304101 ext 60484, Email: or visit our website at

Qualifications required

To be eligible to apply for this position you MUST be either registered or eligible for vocational registration as a Radiologist with the Medical Council of New Zealand. You can assess your eligibility by going to go to Registration - Self Assessment.
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Vacancy contact details
Name Tania Vaile
Position Recruitment Officer
Phone (09) 430-4101 Ext. 60484
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