Paediatric Oncologist, Starship Blood and Cancer Centre

We are seeking a Senior Medical Specialist to join the Starship Blood and Cancer Centre and actively contribute to the development of Paediatric Haematology/ Oncology across the country .

  • New Zealand’s premier children’s hospital – Starship Child Health

  • Full time, permanent position

  • Relocation assistance can be provided

Starship Child Health is the leading provider of paediatric health care in Aotearoa (New Zealand) and the South Pacific, delivering whānau centred care to infants, children, young people and their whānau (family) in hospital and in the community.

The Starship Blood and Cancer Centre provides assessment, diagnosis, treatment and long term follow-up for children and adolescents with cancer and non-malignant haematological conditions. Our service also provides a comprehensive Haemopoietic Stem Cell Transplant service for New Zealand, for a range of malignant and non-malignant conditions.

As our multi-disciplinary service continues to grow so does our workforce and we now have an opportunity for a full time senior medical specialist to join the team as our newest Paediatric Oncologist. This is a full-time position where you will bring your strong clinical background and level of expertise to provide premium specialist paediatric haematology/ oncology care to children and whānau.

We welcome applications from those who:

  • Are a Specialist Paediatrician with sub-speciality training in Paediatric Haematology/Oncology

  • Demonstrate effective communication/ interpersonal skills to form working relationships with colleagues, children and whānau

  • Have strong skills in medical education

To view a full position description, please click here.

It is essential you are vocationally registered (or eligible for registration) with the Medical Council of New Zealand as a Specialist in Paediatrics and Paediatric Haematology/ Oncology.

For more information about the registration process and source verification of qualifications, please visit – why not complete a simple self-assessment to check your registration options whilst you’re there?

We hope you will explore this opportunity further by either applying below or you can contact Dr Mark Winstanley – Service Clinical Director, Starship Blood and Cancer Centre via to learn more.

If this sounds like an opportunity that interests you, please submit your CV & cover letter through our ADHB careers website. Reference job number: ADHB6449

For assistance with your online application please contact Recruitment Consultant, Kimiora Nathan via