The New Zealand Branch facilitates the centralised recruitment of all radiation oncology registrars on behalf of the RANZCR accredited training sites and the Faculty of Radiation Oncology Network New Zealand (FRONNZ). These sites cover six of the twenty District Health Boards (DHBs) throughout New Zealand.
The selection process provides a simple and fair process for both applicants and employers, and is modelled on the United States National Resident Matching Program.
To apply for a radiation oncology first year training position, please submit your completed application form(s) and ensure three completed referee forms have been lodged directly with the New Zealand Office:
The Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Radiologists Radiation Oncology Training Referee’s Report PO Box 5755, Wellington 6145, New Zealand
To be eligible to undertake radiation oncology training, applicants must have a minimum of two years’ full time postgraduate experience. Preference will also be given to applicants who:
If you have any questions, please contact the New Zealand Office.
Monday 3 April 2017
Friday 12 May 2017 (5 pm)
Friday 19 May - Saturday 17 June 2017
Shortlisting of candidates for interview
Wednesday 21 June 2017
Applicants advised by email whether they have been shortlisted for an interview.
NOTE: Due to the tight timeframe between notification and scheduling of the interviews, all applicants should consider arranging for leave (Friday 14 July 2017) in the event they are shortlisted for an interview.
Friday 14 July 2017
Interview date for shortlisted applicants and FRONNZ selection process.
Monday 17 July 2017
Successful applicants notified by email
Monday 31 July 2017
Employment offers made to trainees (by DHBs and/or Northern Regional Alliance)
Monday 7 August 2017
Acceptance date for trainees (to advise their DHB employers)
Monday 11 December 2017
Start date for trainees.