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Current positions available

 

Vascular Sonographer

Christchurch Vascular Group, Merivale, Christchurch, New Zealand

 

Vacancy: Vascular Sonographer

Employer: Christchurch Vascular Group

Contract: Permanent post

Site: Christchurch Vascular Group, Merivale, Christchurch, New Zealand

Hours: 37 hours per week (negotiable)

Salary: $90,000-106,000 per annum depending on experience 

Here is a fantastic opportunity to work as a vascular sonographer in New Zealand. Christchurch Vascular Group (CVG) are looking for an experienced Vascular Scientist/Sonographer to join our friendly team. CVG is private vascular surgery provider consisting of 4 vascular surgeons, a vascular sonographer and 3 office staff. There may also be an opportunity to perform some work at Christchurch Public Hospital.

The role will involve the performance and reporting of a full range of non-invasive vascular investigations including but not limited to peripheral arterial and venous insufficiency assessments, AAA screening and surveillance, post-operative surveillance scanning, arteriovenous fistula assessment, carotid duplex and transabdominal pelvic venous insufficiency assessment. We also perform stress testing for elite athletes with suspected iliac endofibrosis and various entrapment disorders.

Training can be provided where necessary however, it is expected that the successful candidate is able undertake core scanning duties (venous and arterial insufficiency and carotid duplex) without supervision. As such, the successful applicant will have AVS accreditation or equivalent. The successful candidate must meet the requirements of the Medical Radiation Technologists Board of New Zealand for certification to practice. These requirements are broadly similar to the AVS qualification though they are assessed on a case by case basis.

Core working hours will include time allocated for professional development and a personal development budget will be made available to cover the cost of attending conferences and training days. A one off relocation payment will also be made available.

Christchurch is a vibrant and lively city with plenty to offer all ages. New Zealand’s great outdoors are easily accessible from the city with surfing beaches and the port hills within the city limits and the southern alps only an hour’s drive away.

Informal enquires are welcome. Please contact Vascular Sonographer Andy Kindon (andykindon1@gmail.com, +642108772416)