General Practitioner / Medical Officer –– Te Puriri O Te Ora, Cancer and Blood Service
- Is Oncology your area of interest
- Experience the New Zealand lifestyle making a difference somewhere different!
- Opportunity for a 2 position for 6 months fixed-term roles
- Grow your skills and experience in New Zealand’s largest teaching hospital with a supportive and stimulating atmosphere and internationally recognised Cancer and Blood Service
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
Te Pūriri o Te Ora Regional Cancer and Blood Service, based at Auckland City Hospital, is the leading provider of cancer care in the Auckland region, serving a large and varied population of around 1.7 million people.
The Northern Regional Cancer Service is engaged in collaboration with the University of Auckland within the Academic Health Alliance and you will ideally have experience in facilitating research programmes and contributing to excellence in research initiatives, and/or interest in an academic position.
You will be part of the Medical Oncology department within the Northern Regional Cancer and Blood Service; with very close links with radiation oncology, haematology and palliative care services on the same site. The unit runs a tumour stream model of care with 24 full-time equivalent medical oncologists, advanced trainee registrars and rotating medical registrars. We will warmly welcome your specialist skills to complement our specialist oncology skills. You would also join a close knit group of Health Professionals.
This role will be based within the Acute Oncology Day Stay unit. This is a Mon – Fri service operating during business hours to provide care for patients currently undergoing chemotherapy who have suspected complications of treatment.Activities include ordering, conducting and interpreting a wiode range of diagnostic and laboratory tests. For further details, please refer to the position description -
For more information, please contact Anne-Marie Wilkins – Service Clinical Director at AnneMW@adhb.govt.co.nz
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Kowai mātou | Our Organisation
We are Te Toka Tumai Auckland, part of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, the overarching organisation for New Zealand’s National Health Service. Te Whatu Ora leads the day-to-day running of the health system, with functions delivered at local, district, regional and national levels.
We provide health and disability services to more than half a million people living in central Auckland, regional services for Northland and greater Auckland, and specialist national services for the whole of New Zealand. Our main sites are Auckland City Hospital, Greenlane Clinical Centre and Starship Children’s Hospital, located in central Auckland.
Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
You will be vocationally registered as a GP or medical officer with the Medical Council of NZ with a current annual practising certificate.
He aha ngā painga o tēnei mahi mōu | Why you will enjoy working here
We also recognise there is more to life than mahi | work, and we encourage and provide access to all our staff several services and benefits to support themselves whilst they are employed within Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB.
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Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Advertising closes: Closes 12th February 2023
Please submit your application online, outlining your experience and motivation to apply to this role.
If you have any queries about the online process, please contact Nisha Karipoth, Recruitment Consultant at NKaripoth@adhb.govt.nz
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Immigration NZ has introduced a new Accredited Employer Work Visa system from 4 July 2022 that includes a simplified residency process for health workers on the new “Green List” of occupations – and this position is one of those designated critical positions! For successful candidates offered a position with us who require a Work Visa, we will provide support with their Visa application. Here are the links to two key pages of NZ Immigration's official site for more information: Immigration NZ Accredited Employer Work Visa and Immigration NZ Green List Occupations
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