Explore a sea change with this fixed term position with a large health district!
- Flexible fixed term appointment
- Join a large, supportive employer
- Base yourself in this warm and friendly region
Wavelength has an exciting opportunity for a Radiologist to join a large district health service on the South Island of New Zealand. As a fixed term permanent employee, you will provide safe, high quality and patient focused services utilising a collaborative approach with referrers, clinical staff and colleagues. You will work across a range of radiological diagnostic and interventional procedures, ensuring all reporting is completed in a timely manner. You will showcase your leadership skills as you actively support and assist registrars, undergraduate students and colleagues in their learning. Additionally, you will undertake research projects relative to your areas of interests whilst providing your expertise to colleagues requiring input and assistance. Your experience and dedication will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package alongside enjoying a highly supportive and rewarding workplace.
This district health service supports a population of over 315,000 covering the largest geographic region of any district board within the country. The health service aims to provide high quality, patient centred and accessible health care to a growing and diverse community, employing over 4,500 staff to work across four hospitals providing a wide range of care across areas including community health, disability support, diagnostic and emergency services. A close affiliation with tertiary institutions allows the teaching hospital facilities to mentor and develop the next generation of health specialists, whilst being at the forefront of research and technological advances. With a strong focus on their values of being kind, open, positive and community focused, this district ensures their reputation as one of the leaders in the country is continually maintained.
Located on the South Island of New Zealand, this area is known for its warm and welcoming community. A gateway to many wilderness areas, you will not be short of islands to explore, trails to hike or native animals to spot. Full of character, the town also holds numerous gardens, museums and galleries ensuring your spare time will be filled with things to see alongside cafes to relax in. The town offers a variety of educational options, with tertiary campuses of leading universities in the area. Affordable housing is available in both the buyers and rental market, with easy access by all modes of transport – ensuring an ideal getaway for family and friends to visit your new home.
The successful candidate will hold Vocational Registration with MCNZ or be eligible for Specialist Purpose registration.