Medical Oncologist Fixed Term Contract New Zealand

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    Physician, Oncologist and Haematologist

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    $190,000 - 270,000

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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  • Startdate:

    September 2021

Role: Consultant Medical Oncologist

Hours: 32 per week

Contract: Fixed Term Contract for 10 weeks starting September 2021

Role Details

This consultant role is based in the Regional Cancer Treatment Service which provides medical oncology, radiation oncology and clinical haematology services and for a fixed term 10 week contract working 32 hours per week, preferably commencing in September 2021 however the commencement date and end date of the 10 week period is negotiable.

The role will involve providing cancer care and the delivery of systemic therapy, supporting a team of specialist cancer nurses, supporting Multi-Disciplinary Meetings and providing HBDHB clinicians with advice on the management of the patient with cancer in the inpatient setting.

Applicants for this position must have, or be eligible for, vocational registration with the New Zealand Medical Council as well as having demonstrated clinical skills and the ability to work effectively within the multi-disciplinary team. 

A major university city in the North island of New Zealand, Palmerston North is the home of Massey University and is at the hub of key routes to the central North Island ski fields, and river adventures. Wellington the capital city, is only a two hour journey by road, as are the wine growing regions of Hawke’s Bay and Wairarapa.

Situated in the lower half of the North Island of New Zealand, the local region offers visitors and residents a unique mix of lifestyle by combining rural charm with the convenience of sophisticated living with all modern services and luxuries expected of vibrant cities, including a shopping plaza, a Globe theatrical centre, the Regent and Centre Point theatres, and dozens of hotels/motels.

There are excellent primary, intermediate and secondary schooling, both public and private, mixed and single sex. Cost of living is reasonable, housing very affordable, and rural living with stunning views only minutes from town is very achievable

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