Haematologist, Cancer and Blood Services

Auckland (Region) (NZ)
04 Jul 2018
07 Aug 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Haematologist, Cancer and Blood Services - Auckland City Hospital

Auckland, New Zealand

  • Permanent – Full-time
  • One of New Zealand’s largest and most highly regarded health providers
  • Leading regional cancer service 
  • Relocation assistance provided

Auckland District Health Board provides a wide range of tertiary and acute services from Auckland City Hospital and Greenlane Clinical Centre. Auckland City Hospital is a major teaching and research centre and has close liaison with the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland.

Our Clinical Haematology Service provides secondary haematology services to the central Auckland area and tertiary services including treatment of acute leukaemia, high grade lymphoma, myeloma and autologous/allogeneic stem cell transplant for the greater Auckland region (population greater than 1.5 million). There is a well-established thrombosis unit and bleeding disorder program including dedicated haemophilia care. Labplus provides integrated and comprehensive laboratory support for the clinical service. This service also comprises of an extensive clinical trials unit and has links with medical and radiation oncology programs. In this role you will have the opportunity to contribute to the teaching programme for undergraduate students, registrars and hospital staff.

We have a permanent position available that we would like to discuss with suitably qualified candidates. Our most pressing requirement would suit someone with a strong malignant haematology focus and provides an exciting opportunity to be involved in the full spectrum of haematological cancer care. As the ideal candidate, you will have extensive work experience in clinical haematology with sub-speciality experience and research in aspects of general and malignant haematology including the treatment of acute leukaemia. However, we are certainly interested in candidates with other sub specialty experience. You must have or be eligible for vocational and / or Locum Tenens registration in Internal Medicine and ideally Pathology with the Medical Council of New Zealand (www.mcnz.org.nz). 

Auckland City Hospital is the largest in New Zealand and is based in the heart of Auckland City which has been voted the 5th best city in the world. The city is set in a pristine marine-based environment with a temperate climate and has a population of 1.3 million.  It has a vibrant mixture of lifestyles and cultures and offers easy access to stunning and diverse scenery and a wonderful range of outdoor pursuits. With its beautiful countryside and dynamic metropolitan centres, New Zealand offers a lifestyle to suitable for all.  

This is a great opportunity for you to come and experience the kiwi lifestyle and hospitality, whether that be living permanently or coming for an extended ‘visit’. We would love to hear from you to discuss the opportunities we can offer. 

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For more information, please contact Dr Laura Young, Medical lead Haematology, at laurayoung@adhb.govt.nz, or phone 021-528727.

Apply now at www.careers.adhb.govt.nz quoting job reference number CEN08027, attach your latest CV and cover letter. Only applications submitted via our website will be accepted.

For help with your online application please contact Mirah Sharma, Recruitment Consultant at MirahS@adhb.govt.nz quoting ref # CEN08027.

Closing date – 7 August 2018

As the ideal candidate, you will be either registered or be eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Please note, you will be required to provide source verification of your qualifications for your registration application. For more information about the registration process and source verification of qualifications, please visit www.mcnz.org.nz”     

Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. This position is a Children’s Worker as defined by the Act.