Cardiologist Jobs Worldwide

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Odyssey recruits cardiologists for specialist / consultant positions with leading global employers for permanent and locum assignments. Junior doctor training and service posts are available in Australia, New Zealand, UK and Ireland.
 
We recruit cardiologists for roles with varied scope of practice and subspecialist interest accrording to geographical location and healthcare system. Our cleints are a diverse mixture encompassing  advanced tertiary medical centres, academic institutions, regional secondary level hospitals,  small hospitals and polyclinics. 
 

Cardiologist Job Titles and Scope of Practice

Typical job titles, subspecialist skills and scope of practice are listed below
  • cardiologist consultant / specialist
  • interventional cardiologist
  • electrophysiologist
  • cardiologist with skills in echocardiography
  • cardiologist and internist with dual scope of practice
  • professor or lecturer in cardiology
  • registrar or house officer in cardiology for accredited postgraduate training or service 
 

Cardiologist Qualifications

We are looking for cardiologists with specialist postgraduate medical education in UK and Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada, Western Europe, Singapore and Hong Kong.  
 
Cardiologist candidates must hold qualifications obtained after completion of specialist cardiology training in the UK, Ireland, Canada, USA, New Zealand, Australia, Western Europe, Singapore or Hong Kong.
 
  • UK: MRCP CCT /CESR
  • Ireland: MRCPI CSD
  • USA: American Board of Cardiology
  • Canada: FRCPC
  • Australia and New Zealand: FRACP
  • South Africa: FCP /MMed
 

Cardiologist Salaries and Remuneration

Remuneration packages vary by country and employer but there are three general models:
 
  1. Salaried: fixed salary which may have pension benefits and other benefits and sign up or retention bonuses 
  2. Fee for Service: independent practice with billing 
  3. Salaried contract with incentives ie % of practice revenue generated

 

Medical Licence, Practice Certificate and Immigration

Our experienced recruitment consultants will guide you through the immigration and licence applications to enable you to take up work and live in your country of choice. 

Most countries require primary source verification of medical qualifications via EPIC or Data Flow (Middle East only) and an assessment of postgraduate training.

 

Search for Cardiologist Roles

Search for cardiologist vacancies on our website, register your CV with us, sign up for job alerts, follow us on twitter @odysseymedic for latest job alerts or contact us to discuss your job search.
 

MEDICAL, NURSING AND ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONAL JOBS 

NEW ZEALAND,  AOTEAROA, THE LAND OF THE LONG WHITE CLOUD

New Zealand, with its unique blend of Maori and European cultures combined with spectacular scenery, is one of the most popular destinations for global expatriates looking for a good work life balance in a safe, economically stable country with a relaxed and healthy outdoor lifestyle. It consistently ranks at the top in HSBC’s Expat Explorer Surveys and Mercer’s Quality of Life Rankings. 

New Zealand also ranks highly in international comparisons, in education, protection of civil liberties, government transparency, and economic freedom. 

The national economy is dominated by the service sector, followed by the industrial sector, and agriculture; international tourism is a significant source of revenue.

Over 30% of the land is dedicated to national parks and other protected areas.  It is a land of soaring mountains, spectacular glaciers, picturesque lakes, volcanic plateaux and thermal wonderlands, as well as miles of glorious coastline.


KEY INFORMATION FOR MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS SEEKING TO PRACTISE IN NEW ZEALAND

  1. Licence to practice: you will need to apply for a licence to practise your profession in New Zealand if taking up a clincal role. Our exprienced recruiters will assist you with the application.

  2. English Language fluency: a good level of written and spoken English is requried to work in New Zealand. If English is not your native language, you will need to demonstrate English fluency by taking the IELTS or OET test.

  3. Health: as part of the visa application process, you wlll need to demonstrate that you and your family members are all in good health. Most visa categories require a medical examination.

  4. Healthcare in New Zealand: citizens and permanent residents are entitled to healthcare. All visitors or temporary migrants from countries who have a reciprocal agreement with the New Zealand authorities (such as Australia, Canada, Denmark, Greece, Guernsey, Ireland, Jersey, the Netherlands and the UK) are also entitled to receive state health benefits. If you are from a country without a reciprocal agreement, you will need to purchase healthcare insurance.

  5. Property Rental Agreements: The most common type of tenancy agreement available when living in New Zealand is a periodic tenancy that had no fixed time scale. Periodic tenancy agreements are terminated by giving three weeks written notice to the landlord. The landlord is able to end the tenancy agreement by providing six weeks written notice to the tenant.

 

IMPORTANT FACTS ABOUT NEW ZEALAND

Population:  5,127,230

Capital City: Wellington

Other major cities: Auckland, Hamilton, Christchurch

Neighbouring countries: none although Australia is located north west and the islands Tonga and Fiji are north.

Political System:  a parliamentary democracy under a constitutional monarchy in which the British Monarch is the head of state and represented by the Governor General. The head of government is the Prime Minister.

Major Religion: Christianity

Official Languages: English, Maori, New Zealand Sign Language

Currency: New Zealand Dollar NZD, divided into 100 cents. It is relatively easy for expats to open a bank account with proof of address and identification and ATMS and internet banking are widely available.

Time: New Zealand Daylight Time (NZDT) is GMT+ 13.

Country Code: +64

Electricity:  230V supply voltage and 50Hz with three flat pin plug

Internet Domain: .nz

Emergency Contacts: 111

Transport and Driving: Cars in New Zealand drive on the left hand side and driving is often the best way to get around. All New Zealand cities and most towns have buses, and Auckland and Wellington both have city-suburban rail services. Ferries operate between islands and flights connect cities and larger towns.


LIVING IN NEW ZEALAND

New Zealand is an island nation in the southwestern Pacific Ocean consisting of two main landmasses, the North and South Islands, and more than 700 smaller islands covering a total area of 103,500 square miles. 

The majority of the cities are located on the North Island, whilst the South Island is more well-known for its breathtaking countryside and vast range of outdoor activities, such as bungee jumping, adventure caving, heli-biking and white water rafting. For the less adventurous there are other ways to enjoy the countryside though the diverse networks of nature reserves, country parks, beaches and walking tracks that cover a combined length of 551km.


HEALTH SERVICES IN NEW ZEALAND

New Zealand has publically funded medical care provided via 20 health boards, 15 in the North Island and 5 in the South Island. Each health board provides public health and personal medical and dental care.

There are four cities with tertiary healthcare services: Auckland, Wellington, Hamilton and Christchurch. Outside the major cities, medical care is provided through a network of regional general hospitals with 10-350 beds and clinics.

New Zealand welcomes doctors, nurses and allied health professionals from all over the world.

 

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