Closing date: 01/06/2021

Consultant – Oncology – New Zealand
Posted on 01-03-2021 Reference number: 2021048

Oncologist – Whangarei – New Zealand


Whangarei is the northernmost city in New Zealand and the regional capital of the Northland region. The city has around 55.000 inhabitants and is easily accessible via several highways, an airport and a train station. Most Maori live in this area of New Zealand. Due to their long presence, the influences of the original New Zealand inhabitants are still particularly strong here.

This hospital is the largest secondary hospital in the Northland region and has three smaller surrounding peripheral hospitals. The Oncology Department provides care to a large population from different regions including Dargaville, Bay of Islands and Kaitaia. A satellite unit is located in Kataia, this team carries out low complexity treatments in support of the Oncology team in Whangarei. The department also offers comprehensive outpatient care in a clinic with nine treatment chairs. In addition, the hospital is expanding its services, so it will be possible to irradiate patients in the Oncology department in the coming years.


On behalf of the hospital above, we are looking for an oncologist for a full-time (1.0 FTE), permanent position.

You will mainly work in Whangarei, but you may have to travel to one of the regional hospitals. There will be no on-call roster. In addition to the regular duties, you will contribute to the education of registrars and interns. In addition, you will to participate in compulsory continuing education for medical specialists (CME). Together with the team you will treat a diverse and challenging patient population. The position requires close collaboration between different specialties, so you will have to deal with many different specialists.

Candidates must be in possession of a valid driver’s license. In addition, you must have excellent social, communication and administrative skills.

The employer offers attractive working conditions.

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For more information about the position described above please contact:

Soufian Meziyerh

Recruitment Consultant

Soufian Meziyerh
Recruitment Consultant
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