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Medical Oncology Registrars or Medical Registrars with Oncology interest (VID: 5828)

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Location: Palmerston North Hospital
Position Type: Medical
Appointment Type: Permanent/Fulltime
Close Date: 31/10/2021

MidCentral District Health Board advocates for affirmative action and actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.

Looking for an opportunity to progress your training as a Medical Registrar or advanced training Medical Oncology Registrar

MidCentral DHB located in Palmerston North City could be the perfect place for you!

MidCentral DHB is accredited for 24 months of advanced training for Medical Oncology and six months of Basic Training.
Apply now for positions from January 2022.
MidCentral DHB provides a regional tertiary Cancer Treatment Service providing Medical Oncology, Haematology and Radiation Oncology to the populations of Taranaki, Whanganui, Hawkes Bay and MidCentral DHBs.
Outpatient clinics form a large part of this role. As one of our team of four registrars you will participate in local clinics and share attendance at Regional clinics. There are regular education sessions and opportunities to be involved in clinical trials in a fast changing area of medicine. In addition support to the inpatients is provided in conjunction with Medical Oncologists, and a House Officer.
The week day on call roster is 1600 – 2300. Weekends are 0800 – 2300.
Call frequency is 1 in 10.
The city of Palmerston North is very liveable and affordable. No sitting in traffic - a 5 – 15 minute commute is the norm and there is lots to do on your down time.

For further information please contact Lindy Chivell via email or phone + 64 6 350 8828.
Please apply on line or send your application to:
Lindy Chivell, Recruitment Officer
Medical Administration Unit
Private Bag 11036
Palmerston North
Ph: + 64 6 350 8828
Fax: + 64 6 350 8627

MidCentral District Health Board is committed to ensuring that children and young people are safe from abuse and harm. As part of our commitment to children and young people, and in line with the Vulnerable Children Act 2014, appointment to positions that involve regular or overnight contact with children will include worker safety checks. These checks are in addition to the requirement to have a satisfactory police clearance. Further information will be provided to shortlisted candidates. More information about the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 is available from the Ministry of Vulnerable Children website. 

MidCentral District Health Board employs more than 2500 staff at Manawatu, Palmerston North, Tararua and Horowhenua and Otaki districts.
Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital, which services an urban population of 80,000 and a total population catchment of 168,000. In addition, the hospital is a teaching hospital, and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools.
Palmerston North is a major university city 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.


​Please apply on line or send your application to:
Lindy Chivell, Recruitment Officer
Medical Administration Unit
Private Bag 11036
Palmerston North
Ph: + 64 6 350 8828
Fax: + 64 6 350 8627

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