If you hold one of qualifications listed below you are eligible to work in New Zealand as a locum tenens specialist in radiology for up to twelve months. You are also eligible to apply for vocational registration which has no restriction on the time you can work in New Zealand. However, qualification criteria can change at the discretion of the New Zealand Medical Council at any time. Please feel free to contact your Ochre Recruitment consultant to check whether your qualifications are still current.
The approved specialist qualifications in radiology are:
Doctors who hold a specialist qualification in Radiology but not one of those listed above may be eligible to apply for Vocational Registration in New Zealand, allowing you to work at Consultant level. Please contact us for more information.
Doctors without vocational qualifications, but who have worked in Radiology for a minimum of 30 hours per week for at least 33 out of the last 48 months in one of the following comparable health countries, are eligible to work in New Zealand at registrar level, depending on your level of training and experience.
Comparable Health System countries are:
Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Norway, Republic of Ireland, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, United States of America.
Each case is different, and there are several pathways to registration in New Zealand. Register with us to have an in-depth assessment of your eligibility and registration options with one of our consultants.
Locum Radiologist Dates: ASAP to 31 March 2020 Rates: $1500-$2000 per day depending on on-call The Position Applications are invited for a Locum Radiologist to join them ASAP to 31 March 2020. The rate is $1500-$2000 per day depending on on-call. The Location Located in the North Island this is a fantastic region to explore if you're into nature walks, cultural exploration, fantastic food and drink and an exciting arts scene. There is a full calendar of events for you to enjoy and a lovely warm climate. It offers an exciting lifestyle for even the seasoned tourist. Water based activities available include water skiing, diving, sailing, sea kayaking, fishing, boating and swimming. The climate is sub-tropical. There is a good range of educational opportunities for families with both private and public schooling nearby. Essential Criteria: To apply for this position you must hold or be eligible for vocational scope of practice in Radiology with t... Read More
Consultant Radiologist Summary: * Permanent, full-time * Vascular Interventional subspecialty Start Date: September 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Consultant Radiologist with a subspecialty interest in Vascular Interventional Radiology to join a dedicated team of like-minded professionals who are committed to providing top-quality community care. This is a permanent, full-time position based in the vibrant city of South Island, well-known for its Southern Hospitality and proximity to New Zealand's most famous scenery and holiday spots (Queenstown, Wanaka and Milford Sound to name but a few!). You will have several years experience as a consultant, ideally with a subspecialty in vascular interventional radiology, and take part in the vascular interventional daytime and on-call roster. The nature of the work will be a variety of elective, Emergency Depar... Read More
Consultant Radiologist Start Date: September 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Our client is seeking a fixed term Radiologist to work in their Imaging Departments for a period of approximately 1 year during maternity leave of one of their Radiologists. They deliver services to more than 640 000 people from modern imaging departments that perform more than 200,000 procedures per annum. The department boasts a dynamic and diverse team of radiologists. CT, MRI, Ultrasound, Fluoroscopy, Mammography and X-Ray imaging is provided. The successful candidate will also perform a range of Diagnostic radiology services which includes Computed Radiography (plain films), Fluoroscopic and Special Procedures, Ultrasound, CT, MRI and Case Conferences where appropriate. You must be a team player with good communication skills and enjoy working in a co-operative environment with fellow clinicians. The Location Located... Read More
Consultant Radiologist Start Date: September/October 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position The radiology service at Hauora Tairāwhiti is a small, dynamic team looking to employ a suitably qualified Radiologist. This role will work collaboratively and cohesively with the radiology team to provide effective services for the Tairāwhiti region. Applicants are expected to have a general scope of radiologist skills, including ultrasound, MRI and CT. The Department is hospital based and provides a good mix of inpatient, emergency and outpatient imaging for a community of approximately 47,000 people. Time is split with 70% clinical responsibilities and 30% non-clinical. It is expected that you will also participate in the on call roster, which is currently an 'at home call' one in four nights. Day to day responsibilities include interpreting exams, triaging and protocoling imaging requests, and consulting with ... Read More
Permanent Radiologist Start Date: September 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Our client is seeking applications for full-time or part-time Radiologists to join our expanding Radiology department. A strong sub-speciality interest or a sub-speciality fellowship would be an advantage. The department has modern imaging equipment with two CT scanners (256 slice and 16 Slice) and a 1.5T MRI. Their Radiologists are multi-skilled, but the development of a special interest is supported. Ongoing education is encouraged and supported. Multi-disciplinary meetings are held weekly with all specialities being involved, which allows for a close collegial working environment. The Location A relaxed, gorgeous region. With a sub-tropical climate there is a vast array of delicious fresh produce available locally, including top quality fruit and local wines. The region has stunning beaches, native bush and plenty of op... Read More
Specialist - Radiologist Start Date: September 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Our client is growing a vibrant team of 23FTE Consultant Radiologists and 9 Registrars who have well established links into all speciality and subspecialty clinical teams including providing imaging support for a Level 1 Major Trauma Centre. They 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. The Location Located on the North Island of New Zealand along the banks of vast river, the region has surf, sand and snow. The region has a rich history and something for everyone! There is plen... Read More
Consultant Radiation Oncologist - Fixed Term Start Date:1 September 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Applications are invited for a fixed term Consultant Radiation Oncologist position based in Southland Hospital, ideally you will join us as soon as possible for a yearlong assignment, however, if you are available for less time we would still be happy to hear from you! Here you will join the team of five Haematologists, five Medical Oncologists and five Radiation Oncologists working within the Southern Blood and Cancer Service in the lower South Island. You will contribute to the provision of safe, best practice, cost effective clinical services to patients of, and referred to our Clinical and Laboratory Haematology Department. The Location Located in the southernmost city in New Zealand's South Island and is renowned for its friendly and unhurried pace of life and strong sense of community. There a... Read More
Consultant Radiologist Start Date: August/September 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Our client is seeking suitably qualified Consultant Radiologists to join their dynamic Radiology team and to contribute to the development of the Radiology department. They are seeking Radiologists with any subspecialty skills or interests and in particular Radiologists with interventional radiology or nuclear medicine expertise. The department is currently expanding and they have vacancies in their team for qualified Consultant Radiologists. These include 2 new positions that increase the team up to 10 Radiologists. The Location Located in a beautiful provincial centre on the East Coast of the North Island, NZ with approximately 162,000 population. It enjoys stunning scenery and a temperate climate with sunny dry summers. The district with approximately 162,000 population enjoys exceptional schools, restaurants an... Read More
Permanent Radiologist Dates: August/September 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Our client is seeking the services of a permanent full-time Radiologist to work in their radiology department. You would be working alongside eight other Radiologists in the Department, reporting from: * 6 General rooms * 1 Angiographic & Special Procedures room (Toshiba Infinix 8000 C-arm commissioned in June 2016) * GE Discovery CT 750 HD scanner - Commissioned April 2015 * 3 IU 22 Philips Ultrasound machines and 2 Aplio 500 Toshiba machines plus 1 CX50 portable machine *GE E-cam Nuclear Medicine Suite * MRI Siemens Magnetom Symphony TIM January 2013 You would join a staff of around 70. This includes Sonographers, specialized MRI and CT Technologists, two Nuclear Medicine Technologists, four Registered Nurses, Medical Radiation Technologists, and Administration and IT support staff. Essential skills include Plain Film,... Read More
Permanent Radiologists Start Date: August/September 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Our client is seeking expressions of interest from Radiologists including those with subspecialty experience in obstetrics and gynaecology, abdominal, musculoskeletal, oncology and emergency radiology. You will work alongside a motivated team of Radiologists who support a progressive tertiary service in a beautiful location where there is plenty of scope to ensure a great work life balance. They are looking to fill a mixture of permanent, fixed-term and locums contracts. The successful candidate will be offered an attractive relocation and settlement package, a generous remuneration package, the chance to live in one of the most spectacular parts of Aotearoa. The Location Located in a beautiful coastal city with easy access to the mountains. Known as a garden city it has beautiful parks to relax in and a gorgeous h... Read More
Lead MRI Radiologist Start Date: August 2019 Rates: Negotiable based on experience and qualifications The Position This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in the implementation of a new MRI service. The Acute and Elective Specialist Services has released a tender to purchase an MRI to be installed within the hospital grounds with an anticipated go live date of June 2019. The position would be appointed as soon as possible in order to participate in the installation of the MRI. This new position will have ongoing clinical oversite for the MRI service working alongside the Charge MRI Medical Imaging Technologist. You would be expected to support the development of the policies and procedures that are required to ensure the smooth implementation and operation of the service. The Location Located a couple hours from the ski fields of the North Island, wonderful wine country and the coolest little capital in the world, Palmerston North boast... Read More
Diagnostic Radiologist Start Date: August 2019 Rates: Negotiable based on experience and qualifications The Position Our client is looking for a Diagnostic Radiologist willing and able to do general diagnostic radiology including CT and Ultrasound. As a full time radiologist, you would work in across modalities including CT, Ultrasound and general imaging. The department has an interesting and varied workload carrying out approximately 96,000 examinations a year, servicing a total regional population of around 166,000. Regional services to a larger population also include: Oncology, Breast Screening, Renal and Urology, with clinics held at the hospital including Respiratory, Rheumatology, Paediatrics and visiting specialists from Wellington for Neurosurgery and Cardiothoracic surgery. The Location Located in a sophisticated medium sized North Island city, which is still small enough to be friendly and retain a community feel. The well-regarded... Read More
Specialist Medical Oncologist Start Date: July / August 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Applications are invited for a permanent, part-time (0.5FTE) Specialist Medical Oncologist position starting July / August 2019. Joining their Oncology and Haematology team of five Medical Oncologists, four Radiation Oncologists and six Haematologists whilst working in a tertiary referral centre and living in a unique and attractive lifestyle location. The Location Located in a vibrant and friendly city in a beautiful natural setting. A strong local arts and music scene, frequent sporting events and cultural festivals, great shopping, and the abundance of restaurants and bars in the charming historic city centre guarantee you will never be short of entertainment. This sophisticated city is wonderfully balanced with the great outdoors - surf beaches are at hand, as well as nature reserves and some of New Zealand... Read More
Consultant Radiologist Start Date: August 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Our client is seeking a Consultant Radiologist to provide coverage for the above mentioned dates for fixed term, full time. The successful candidate will have the general scope of radiologist skills including Ultrasound, MRI and CT guided procedures. You will participate in an out of hours on call roster shared amongst your Radiologist colleagues. The nature of the work will be predominantly emergency and inpatient cases. You would be expected to support and participate in radiology service and quality initiatives as part of your role. The Location Located in a famously friendly city - with the community feeling of a smaller place and all the culture and entertainment opportunities of a larger city. A wonderful place for families with great education facilities (primary through tertiary) and many exciting activities for all ... Read More
Permanent Clinical Director Radiology Start Date: July/August 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Seeking an enthusiastic clinical director to lead their Radiology Department. This is an exciting role with a real opportunity to make a difference. The role of the Clinical Director is a position of responsibility annexed to a substantive role of Specialist Radiologist. The Specialist Radiologist is a permanent role. The Clinical Director role is initially a fixed term of two years. The successful candidate will be committed to clinical leadership and to working in partnership with the General Manager, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Medical Officer and other stakeholders to develop high quality radiology services. A strong interest in clinical governance, quality improvement and medical education are essential. The Location Located in the North Island this is a fantastic region to explore if you're into ... Read More
Permanent Specialist Radiation Oncologist Start Date: August 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Our client is seeking a permanent Specialist Radiation Oncologist. They are looking for someone who is interested in an opportunity to experience work in a new location, as a wonderful stepping stone on their ideal career path. The department runs on the Eclipse planning system and has four linear accelerators able to provide all aspects of modern radiation. The applicant would join a team of 7 oncologists, 7 hematologists, 8 radiation oncologists and 7 palliative care physicians. The Location Located on the North Island of New Zealand along the banks of vast river, the region has surf, sand and snow. The region has a rich history and something for everyone! There is plenty to do for the outdoorsy types with access to a number of great walking tracks, caves and black water rafting. For those who want to en... Read More
Permanent Consultant Gastroenterologist Start Date: July 2019 Rates: Negotiable on qualifications and experience The Position Our client is seeking either a specialist who is a keen Gastroenterologist providing inpatient consults, endoscopy and outpatient services or a keen Gastroenterologist/General Physician. The role is a permanent full time role. You will become part of an enthusiastic, dynamic and committed team of health workers providing a modern and innovative approach to healthcare, with the bonus of a healthy, balanced lifestyle and opportunities for professional development. Only 15 minutes from the Wellington CBD, and home to many outdoor attractions and a haven for art lovers and beach goers. The Location Located in the beautiful area, nestled between two mountain ranges, and a splendid river. Plenty to see and do. Within the region where culture and coffee are the key attractions. Lots of beautiful walks and the added attraction ... Read More
Permanent Consultant Radiologist Start Date: July 2019 Rates: Negotiable on qualifications and experience The Position Our client requires a Permanent Consultant Radiologist starting July 2019. As a new Radiologist you will be providing consultant breast radiology services, which will facilitate the provision of appropriate high quality radiological services to the clinical specialities of Breast Screening Central and symptomatic breast services. This includes an advisory and diagnostic service in all matters relating to radiological breast examinations, including determination of appropriate procedures, performing invasive diagnostic procedures, equipment evaluation, quality control, interpretation, advice and support to staff within Breast Screening and Symptomatic Breast Services staff. They offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme,... Read More
Consultant Radiologist Start Date: May 2019 to May 2020 Rates: $1800 per day + $500 extra for overnight call (Monday-Friday) and $2000 per 24 hour period at weekends. Accommodation, car + travel (domestic) provided. The Position An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Locum Radiologist to join the Radiology team based at Southland Hospital from May 2019 to May 2020. The successful candidate will have the general scope of radiologist skills including Ultrasound and CT guided procedures. You will participate on an out of hours on call roster shared amongst your Radiologist colleagues. The nature of the work will be predominantly emergency and inpatient cases. You would be expected to support and participate in radiology service and quality initiatives as part of your role. Our client is a modern 160 bed secondary care facility that prides itself on having excellent facilities and equipment. They offer a full range of imaging modalities based on... Read More