Clinical Director | Radiation Oncology

Our Purpose

The Canterbury District Health Board systematically plan, fund and deliver care to almost 600,000 people that live in the Canterbury region. The Canterbury Health System is a world leader in the delivery of integrated health care.  Our main focus is placing people (staff and patients alike) at the centre of everything we do.

The Team

Our unit has a busy oncology outpatient radiation treatment and chemotherapy day ward service. The department has four linear accelerators, a wide-bore CT-simulator, Monaco treatment planning systems and Varian HDR Brachytherapy. We have On-Board Imaging, cone-beam CT, gating capability as well as DIBH facility.

The Role

We are looking for a Clinical Director to provide clinical direction and leadership for the Radiation Oncology Service, in partnership with the Senior Oncology team and Chair of Cluster.

In this role, you will:

  • Provide clinical leadership
  • Promote clinically and culturally safe practice
  • Support staff to develop and meet objectives for clinical outcomes, productivity and cost efficiencies in line with the overall strategic direction of Canterbury District Health Board

Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi

Putting people at the heart of all we do 

Health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity. 

Belonging Here

Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, our people enjoy access to, flexible working arrangements and a genuine and ongoing focus on career development.

We hope you’ll seriously consider joining us, but if this role isn’t a good fit for you, please share this opportunity with people in your personal networks.

Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Tracey Sutherland – Recruitment Specialist.


Your application will be reviewed and progressed as soon as possible

Permanent/Part Time, Fixed Term/Contract/Part Time

Job no: 235135

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Friday, 31 January 2020