JOB POSTING: Pediatric Oncologist for the Saskatoon Cancer Center, LOCUM [closes 31-Dec-2018

The Provincial Pediatric Oncology Program is seeking applications for a Pediatric Oncologist for the Saskatoon Cancer Center, to be a part of a team of six dedicated colleagues across the province of Saskatchewan.  Successful applicants will report to the Provincial Lead, Pediatric Oncology.  All Oncologists receive an academic appointment in the Division of Oncology, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan.  Teaching and research responsibilities are an integral part of program activities.

Preference will be given to applicants who are certified in Pediatrics by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and additional certification in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, but equivalent qualifications may be considered.

While pediatric benign hematology is not currently within the scope of our Provincial Pediatric Oncology Program, a program review is currently underway, increased integration of these specialties is expected in the near future, and thus currency of practice in this area is considered an asset.

Successful applicants must be in good standing with their local regulatory bodies, and   meet eligibility for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan.  In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.
A competitive compensation package is offered and will be commensurate with experience. The salary range for this position is $327,209 – $422,266 plus benefits.

Please direct questions to Dr. Chris Mpofu, Director, Provincial Pediatric Oncology Program at  Interested applicants are invited to submit their curriculum vitae by December 31, 2018 to:

Carolyn Petersen
Physician Recruitment and Retention Consultant
Saskatchewan Cancer Agency
130-1804 McOrmond Drive
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada   S7S 0A6
Facsimile: 639-635-3002

The Saskatchewan Cancer Agency operates prevention and early detection programs, conducts innovative research and provides safe, patient and family-centred care at our two comprehensive cancer centres – the Allan Blair Cancer Centre in Regina and the Saskatoon Cancer Centre.

Saskatchewan is a growing and prosperous province. We have excellent education opportunities for young and old and we offer a rich cultural and recreational environment to suit families and independent living. Saskatchewan offers a world of endless possibilities.