Radiation Therapist – Regional Cancer and Blood Service


Radiation Therapist – Regional Cancer and Blood Service

Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand

Permanent or fixed term – with flexible hours to suit
Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand

Radiation Therapist

Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity

Te Pūriri o Te Ora – Auckland’s 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. 

Auckland City Hospital is based in the heart of Auckland, a city set in a pristine marine-based environment with a temperate climate. It has a vibrant mixture of lifestyles and cultures and offers easy access to stunning and diverse scenery and a wonderful range of outdoor activities to enjoy

  • Now is the time to join a modern and busy department with nearly 3,000 new patients per year.
  • Techniques used within the department are in line with worldwide developments including;

 SABR, SBRT for lung and Spine patients, and Deep Inhalation Breath Hold for breast patients.

  • You will receive full orientation and excellent clinical support
  • Multiple Staff Radiation Therapist positions available – Permanent or fixed term / Full Time or Part Time
  • A strong commitment to professional development and in-service education programs to support high standards of Radiation Therapy practice is a real plus within this service.

For further details, please refer to the position description here

 Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation

We are Te Toka Tumai Auckland, part of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand 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

To be considered for this role, you must be eligible to be registered as a Radiation Therapist in New Zealand, preferably with a full scope of practice. We are also looking for someone with at least one year relevant post graduate experience.

  • Your strengths in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships within a multi-disciplinary establishment will be essential to your success.
  • A passion for providing the highest levels of clinical quality and the best standards of personalised care possible to our patients is hugely welcomed.

For more information about the role, please contact please contact Matthew Birkett – Radiation Therapist Head at MatthewB@adhb.govt.nz or 021 516 127

He aha ngā painga o tēnei mahi mōu | 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 Toka Tumai Auckland.

For more information on what we offer, please click here.

Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply – we make it super easy!

You can simply make an initial enquiry by emailing Matthew Birkett – Radiation Therapist Head at MatthewB@adhb.govt.nz or Nisha Karipoth, Recruitment Consultant at nkaripoth@adhb.govt.nz with your cv. If you are ready to get straight in to a full online application then please visit our website at https://careers.adhb.govt.nz/health-careers-job-search/ and apply to req #AUC14471

Advertising closes: 15 January at 5.00pm NZ time, however we will be reviewing applications as we receive them.

If you have any queries about accessibility, or technical issues with the online process, please contact Nisha Karipoth, recruitment Consultant at nkaripoth@adhb.govt.nz to discuss how we can best support your application.

Click here to view details about our recruitment process

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. 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

Enquiries: Matthew Birkett – Radiation Therapist Head at MatthewB@adhb.govt.nz 021 516 127

Closing date: 15 January 2023

Job Ad Reference: #AUC14471

To apply: https://careers.adhb.govt.nz/health-careers-job-search/ and apply to req #AUC14471