Medical Physicist - Auckland Regional Cancer & Blood Service, Auckland City Hospital
Auckland Health Jobs
AUK-Auckland Central-Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand
19h ago
  • Combine the New Zealand lifestyle experience with working in a world class tertiary hospital!
  • Relocation options available
  • Applicants are sought from Medical Physicists with up to 5 years’ post qualification experience for a permanent part-time (0.9 FTE) position.

    Auckland District Health Board (ADHB) is one of the largest quality health providers in New Zealand offering a wide range of primary, secondary, tertiary and quaternary services to around 1.

    6 million people in the northern region as well as nationally for specific specialities. The Radiation Oncology Department consists of 12 Physicists, 2 Physics Technicians and 5 Medical Physics Registrars, providing a comprehensive service to a population of approximately 1.

    5 million people in the greater Auckland and Northland areas.

    Facilities include 6 linear accelerators (Varian and Elekta), 2 large bore CTs, kV therapy unit, RaySearch and Pinnacle treatment planning systems, Mobius and PerFraction QA platforms, and an HDR unit.

    The department recently commissioned two accelerator replacements, each with FFF, 6DoF couch, and current imaging technology.

    A process is underway to replace the CTs with state of the art technology; it is expected this will result in a department with one high end CT and one MR unit for treatment planning imaging.

    VMAT / IMRT are our standard techniques for most treatment sites, and SABR techniques are increasingly being utilised.

    To be considered for a position, you will be a qualified Medical Physicist (ACPSEM Certified ROMP or DIMP, or equivalent) and must be eligible for membership of the Australasian College of Physical Scientists & Engineers in Medicine.

    Further requirements are as per the Position Description available below.

    To view a position description please click here.

    To apply for this opportunity please visit www.careers.adhb.govt.nz to upload your CV and cover letter, quoting job title and reference number AUC02577 .

    Only applications submitted online via the ADHB website will be accepted.

    For assistance with the online application process please contact Mirah Sharma - Recruitment Consultant via MirahS adhb.govt.nz

    For further information on the role (including associated KPIs), or if you would like an initial informal chat, please contact Isla Nixon -

    Medical Physics Team Leader via +64 (0) 21402141 or IslaN adhb.govt.nz

    Applications close : 14 January 2019

    Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children.

    This position is a Children’s Worker as defined by the Act.

    We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population.

    To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori & Pacific communities.

    Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference and to do your life’s best work at Auckland DHB

    For the biggest health sector job board in New Zealand visit www.kiwihealthjobs.com

    This position is a Core Children's worker under the VCA & requires full safety checks completed before any new employee starts

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