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Consultant Radiologist / Tākuta rongoā iraruke Mātanga

Employer Capital & Coast DHB
Workplace Wellington
Specialty Diagnostic & Interventional Radiology
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 40
Commencement date Open
Application closing date 05 Dec 2021
Employer Capital & Coast DHB Workplace Wellington
Specialty Diagnostic & Interventional Radiology Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40 Application closing date 05 Dec 2021

Job description

Nau mai, haere mai ki Ūpoko ki te uru hauora.

Location: Wellington Regional Hospital

Contract: Permanent part and full time opportunities

About the role
We have some vacancies within our Senior Medical Officer (SMO) team and are looking for some new colleagues in our growing department. Sub-speciality fellowship/interest in Nuclear Medicine, Head & Neck imaging and MSK imaging will be preferred. We are looking for people with experience and enthusiasm for clinical leadership, continuous quality improvement and audit.

We offer opportunities for full or part-time roles within the department.

Our Department
Wellington Regional Hospital is one of New Zealand’s five tertiary medical centres and our radiology department is a recognised training institution for Registrars (current we have 11), MITs and Sonographers. An emphasis is placed on teaching, including on-going personal and professional development.

We also have a close working relationships with our other regional hospitals, including Hutt Valley and Wairarapa DHBs.

Nuclear Medicine imaging
2 x Gamma Cameras on site – a new Siemens Intevo Bold 16 slice diagnostic CT was installed in mid-2020, a dedicated team of 4 NM MITs and 1 NM trainee position. Opportunity to lead the development and growth of services within Nuclear Medicine. Would involve close work and potentially reporting/guidance for other regional Nuclear Medicine services.

Head & Neck imaging
We support a tertiary ENT service onsite for adult and paediatric patients – CT, US diagnostic and interventional, MRI

MSK imaging
MSK MRI 1.5 & 3.0T, CT, US diagnostic & interventional, Fluoroscopy

Reporting and supervising imaging lists (e.g. CT, MRI, Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine)
Interventional and fluoroscopy procedures as appropriate
Preparing and taking clinical meetings/MDMs and liaising with clinicians where required
Supervision and teaching of Radiology RMOs, and other groups, as required
Participation in on-call roster

Skills and Experience
Experience in diagnostic radiology services including but not limited to: Plain films, Fluoroscopic and special procedures, Ultrasound, CT, MRI, Angiography, nuclear medicine.
Applicants must hold RANZCR or equivalent diagnostic radiology qualifications. Applications from physicians with Nuclear Medicine qualifications will also be considered.
We also offer a competitive relocation package for those candidates coming to us from out of town.

About our organisation
Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. CCDHB operates two hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.

CCDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples.

How to apply
Please complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. You can also apply through our careers website:

Please note: For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

For further information on this role, email and indicate the job title and vacancy number SMO77-21 in the subject line.

If you are highly qualified, you will hear from one of our recruiters. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today!

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed
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Vacancy contact details
Name Tamzyn Luafalealo
Position Recruitment Advisor
Phone (04) 806 2547
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