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Medical Oncologist - Cancer and Blood Service

Publication date: 22 August 2022


Te Whatu ora - New Zealand Health
2 Park Road,
Auckland 1023

At Te Whatu Ora / Te Toka Tumai Auckland we are committed to upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi and providing culturally safe care. We value role modelling manaakitanga as demonstrated by Ngāti Whātua in the gifting of their whenua on which our hospitals stand. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.


Job Title

Medical Oncologist - Cancer and Blood Service 

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Medical Oncologist who ideally has a strong background in genitourinary, bowel, gastrointestinal and prostate cancers but we are also open to other areas of interest and background. 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 18 full-time equivalent medical oncologists, 7 advanced trainee registrars and 3 rotating medical registrars.

Important Skills

You must have a FRACP qualification or equivalent and must be eligible for registration with the New Zealand Medical Council and align with the Auckland DHBs values. A higher degree (MD, PhD) is desirable. Please note, you will be required to provide source verification of your qualifications for your registration application. For more information about the registration process and source verification of qualifications, please visit www.mcnz.org.nz

For more information, please contact Anne-Marie Wilkins – Service Clinical Director at AnneMW@adhb.govt.co.nz

Why you will enjoy working here

We 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 Whatu Ora / Te Toka Tumai Auckland.

How to apply

Apply online and submit your application attaching your updated CV and Covering Letter outlining your experience and motivation to apply to this role.

Immigration/Visa Support:
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. 

If you have any queries about the online process, please contact Nisha Karipoth, ref # ADHB15275.

Contact person: Nisha Karipoth, Recruitment Consultant     
Email: NKaripoth@adhb.govt.nz
Phone: 6421 394 271 

Application deadline

Deadline for application is 2 October 2022.

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