Job Openings Radiologist - Paediatrics

About the job Radiologist - Paediatrics

Our client is looking to appoint a Paediatric Radiologist to work in one of its regional hospitals


The details: Permanent - Full time and part time hours available


About the role

Our client are seeking a specialist Paediatric Radiologist who preferably also has generalist skills to join a team of professionals.


Our client has a busy Paediatric service within the hospital and your role in part would be to support this service. Duties would include reporting of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit imaging, participation in the multidisciplinary Paediatric meetings/image conferences, MRI & CT Paediatric reporting and teaching of the registrars as well as generalist reporting.


Our client has gone through some exciting changes. We have a newly rebuilt state of the art facility with modern equipment, we are growing the service to meet demand and we are focused on creating and maintaining a welcoming and flexible work environment for all our staff. 

Our client aims growing a vibrant team of Consultant Radiologists and Registrars who have well established links into all specialty and subspecialty clinical teams across the Waikato District Health Board; including providing imaging support as a Level 1 Major Trauma Centre. We are looking to grow the team with particular interest in sub specialities in Paediatrics, Neuro, Nuclear Medicine dual training, Interventional Radiology and cardio thoracic sub-speciality training.

The scope of cases and the pathology is incredible with an interesting and varied case mix. Unique infections, rheumatic fever, indigenous health, rural health through to quad bike injuries - we have it all and what some practitioners from other locations might only read about. 


The Hospital is one of New Zealand's largest teaching hospitals where opportunities to become involved in teaching at undergraduate or postgraduate levels, or even explore fellowship specialities are all possible.


Why our client?

The District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand. They plan, fund and provide health and disability support services to a population of more than 400,000. They run five hospitals across the district - a tertiary hospital in Hamilton, a secondary hospital in Thames, and three rural hospitals in Te Kuiti, Taumarunui, and Tokoroa.


Our client is a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this they are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. They strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our M?ori communities.


The Location

Waikato is the fourth largest region in New Zealand and located just south of Auckland. It features a wide range of world-class outdoor and cultural experiences. You can surf the world-famous beaches of Raglan, swim at the beautiful beaches of the Coromandel, and hike our majestic mountain ranges.   


The Offer

For appointed candidates they offer a competitive relocation allowance and assistance.