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.
Tuesday 3 April 2018
Friday 11 May 2018 (5 pm)
Wednesday 13 June 2018
Successful applicants will be notified by email if they are shortlisted.
Wednesday 20 June 2018
NOTE: Due to the tight timeframe between notification and scheduling of the interviews, all applicants should consider arranging for leave (Tuesday 26 June 2018) in the event they are shortlisted for an interview.
Tuesday 26 June 2018
Interview date for shortlisted applicants and matching selection process.
Friday 29 June 2018
Successful applicants notified by email.
Monday 30 July 2018
Employment offers made to trainees (by the relevant DHB)
Friday 6 August 2018
Acceptance date for trainees (to advise their DHB employers)