Specialist Radiologist x 2

Tasman (Region) (NZ)
16 Jan 2019
16 Feb 2019
Career Level
Trust / Career grade
Contract Type

Specialist Radiologist x 2

  • Location: Nelson, New Zealand
  • Permanent, part-time or full-time (0.6 - 1.0FTE)
  • No on-call requirements, great work life balance

About the role

We are recruiting for two permanent Radiologists working between 48 (0.6FTE) and 80 (1.0FTE) hours a fortnight. Although based at Nelson Hospital these are district wide positions that will require rare travel between hospital - approximately 1.5 hour drive. You will be working across all areas of the radiology service including: the provision of general radiology, ultrasound, CT, and MRI with angiography and interventional radiology - if appropriate.

The radiologist team consists of eight part and full-time specialist staff who are well supported by a professional team of medical imaging technologists, sonographers, registered nurses, radiography assistants and dedicated administration staff working in modern facilities. Nelson is an acute secondary care hospital. There is no on call or weekend requirement as part of this role.

About you

You will require vocational registration as a Specialist Radiologist within New Zealand, or eligibility for this, and Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists, or equivalent qualification. Postgraduate fellowship training is desirable.

About us

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is the main health service provider for New Zealand's Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving nearly 145,000 people across two main hospitals, public health and a range of community services. We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

Nelson city is the geographical centre of New Zealand. It has three national parks within a 90 minute drive and is surrounded by beaches, mountains, hidden valleys, raging rivers and golden sands. The region is known for its spectacular natural environment, and is very family friendly. Find out more about the Nelson/Tasman region http://www.nelsonnz.com/

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What we offer

This is an exciting time to join the Radiology team here in Nelson with a real opportunity to contribute to Top of the South healthcare and how it is delivered. Nelson Radiology department is invested in having the latest equipment and technology, as well as fit for purpose facilities. There is an opportunity to be involved at the ground level in designing what the future of Radiology looks like and how we deliver that. With no on-call or weekend requirements you have the perfect opportunity for work/life balance and really enjoy all those sunshine hours.

How to apply

Keen to apply now, it's easy. Please fill in our online application form by clicking the apply button.

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on vacancies@nmdhb.govt.nz or +64 3 546 1274. Alternatively, for role specific information please contact Dr Rebecca Harris, Radiologist via Rebecca.Harris@nmhs.govt.nz

Applications close: Thursday, 14 March 2019 (unless filled prior).