Paediatric Cardiologist

Netherlands (NL)
Up to €157,354 gross per year
25 Apr 2019
30 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
  • We are looking to recruit a full time paediatric cardiologist.
  • This regards a permanent employment contract
  • Desired start date 1.8.2019
  • 40-48 hours per week
  • The UMS salary scale for the position is up to €157,354 gross per year with a full-time employment contract (including holiday allowance and end-of-year bonus)

Job description
We are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious colleague pediatric cardiologist to complete our team of 5 paediatric cardiologists. We deliver high-quality healthcare services within the Amalia Children’s Hospital and
the specialized clinical care of the Academisch Centrum voor Aangeboren Hartafwijkingen (ACAHA - academic center for congenital heart disease). Within the priority areas specified above, our Radboud
university medical center location focuses on non-invasive pre/postoperative diagnostics, prenatal diagnostics, and cardiogenetic care.

The desired date of commence is 1 June 2019, but this is negotiatable. A Dutch language course will be offered to the successful candidate, should the need arise. Work can initially be carried out in English.

We would prefer an academic paediatric cardiologist who has expertise or interest in non-invasive pre/postoperative diagnostics, prenatal diagnostics, and cardiogenetic care. Good communication skills and ambitions in the areas of education and academic profile are desired. A proactive attitude towards the continued development of our center at both its locations (Nijmegen and Rotterdam) as well as in the development of our network of regional partner hospitals is welcome.

** Pediatricians who have almost finished a pediatric cardiology training programme are also welcome to apply.**

The Amalia Children’s Hospital of Radboud University Medical Center
Each year, about 24,000 children up to the age of 18 are treated at the Amalia Children’s Hospital , counting for 16% of all patients at Radboud University Medical Center. As an academic medical center, we integrate
research, education, and care. We provide comprehensive care centered on child and family and actively involve children and parents in the healthcare process.

Our focus lies on congenital disorders, complex specialised care, trauma care, and perinatal care. The Amalia Children’s Hospital employs over 1000 staff. Our committed, inspired staff members are essential for achieving our goal of providing the highest level of healthcare to patients and families.

Working at Amalia Children’s Hospital means working in an innovative
environment where people come first and foremost and where you as a professional can get the most out of yourself by pushing yourself past your comfort zone. Watch our film about the Amalia Children’s Hospital.

The ACAHA is a large, cardiac center and a forerunner in the clinical field with two academic locations (ErasmusMC Rotterdam and Radboud University Medical Center Nijmegen) where excellent, holistic care is
provided to children and adults with congenital heart abnormalities. In addition to cardiac surgery and interventions (typically carried out at location Rotterdam), other areas of specialization at ACAHA include fetal cardiology, non-invasive medical imaging, complex cardiac abnormalities, rhythmology, and heart failure/transplantation in children. Our center is characterized by its ambition, innovation, and patient-focused healthcare as well as by its collaboration with a large network of regional hospitals, the ACAHA alliance for congenital heart abnormalities.

Radboud University Medical Center
Radboud university medical center aims to be a leader in the development of innovative, sustainable, and affordable healthcare and to use our approach to improve the health of people and society, in the Netherlands and beyond. Our mission statement reflects this: To have a significant impact on healthcare. You can see for yourself how this is expressed in our strategy.

Read more about what it means to work at Radboud university medical center and what our staff members have to say about it.

Employment Conditions
We are offering a permanent position in the Paediatric division.

We will request a certificate of good standing (VOG) and, depending on the position, you may be screened based on the CV that you provided. The HR department of Radboud university medical center will handle this
procedure confidentially. 

More information on the employment conditions and application process at Radboud university medical center.

Comments and contact information
If you have any additional questions about the position, please contact Prof. Willem Helbing, General Head of ACAHA pediatric cardiology or Prof. Michel Willemsen , Chair of the Pediatrics department.

To apply, click on the apply button.

We kindly ask that you apply before 1 st July using the online application form. No agencies please.