Consultant Radiologist - Upper South Island

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  • Enjoy living in one of New Zealands picturesque regions
  • Permanent full-time
  • No oncall or weekends required
  • Full spoort around Immigration and NZ Medical Council Licensing provided 

A rare opportunity for an expereinced Specialist Radiologist has arisen within one of New Zealands most siught after destinations - the stunning Marlborough Sounds.

The successful applicant will:

  • Work across multidisciplinary Radiology services including the provision of general radiology, ultrasound, CT, MRI with angiography and interventional radiology - if required.
  • Join a team of eight experienced Radiologists, who are well supported by a professional team of medical imaging technologists (MIT's), sonographers, registered nurses, radiography assistants, and dedicated administration staff.
  •  Have the perfect opportunity to achieve amazing work/life balance and enjoy one of New Zealand's most sought-after regions with no on-call or weekend requirements.

The Nelson Radiology department is invested in having the latest equipment and technology, as well as fit for purpose facilities.  The hospital is growing in specialists and there will be opportunities for the successful applicant to introduce new technologies alongside this growth within their expertiseThey have close links to Christchurch Hospital who provide the tertiary level vascular procedures such as thoracic stent grafting, fenestrated EVAR and thrombolysis.

Working in New Zealand

New Zealand has a Multi-Employer Collective Agreement in place across our newly established healthcare system known as Health New Zeland  - Te Whatu Ora and salaries are consistent based upon years of post-specialist experience. NZDr can provide you with all the details for this. 

Benefits include:

  • Base salary (NZ$170,369 - $250,560) + allowances for job size, on call and availability.
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • Receive a generous annual allowance to cover your continued medical education expenses (including associated travel and accommodation costs) as well as paid time off to attend events including international conferences.
  • Have access to an employer matched Superannuation contribution of up to 6% of annual earnings.
  • Be reimbursed competitive relocation, accommodation and car rental expenses (conditions apply). 


The Region:

This is an incredible region of Aotearoa - New Zealand with a lovely climate boasting some of the highest annual sunshine hours year after year and is a wonderful place to work and enjoy life. The schools are excellent, and Nelson is well connected to the rest of New Zealand and the world via its centrally located and well served domestic airport terminal.

There are three national parks nearby providing ample opportunities for quality family-time and appreciation of nature's wonders. The region is renowned for its breath-taking natural landscapes, with stunning geography capturing everything from unbelievably long golden beaches to rugged mountains and untouched forests.

These magnificent features offer endless opportunities for mountain biking, walking/hiking, water sports and skiing. The region is also well known for its caf culture, wineries, art, crafts, and relaxed lifestyle.

Working with NZDr 

We provide a comprehensive and highly personalised service as approved recruitment partners to all New Zealand’s health boards. We offer: -

  • Bespoke job search and interview set up and contract negotiations.
  • Medical Council Registration guidance
  • Immigration advice and application management with our own licensed immigration adviser.
  • Access to our personal experience of living in New Zealand - regions, healthcare and school systems to name a few.
  • NZDr is proudly New Zealand owned and operated – talk with the locals.

For more information about this specific role or about living and working in New Zealand contact our team and start the conversation. Let's talk!
Joanna Nelley

Phone: +64 027 208 1883

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Location: Upper South Island - Nelson/Marlborough

Salary: Base salary (NZ$164,000- $244,560) + allowances for job size, on call and availability

Work type: Permanent