General Practitioner in Radiation Oncology
Regular Full-time (1.0 FTE)
As per the current Public Health Order, full vaccination against COVID-19 is a condition of employment with PHSA as of October 26, 2021.
BC Cancer is committed to reducing the incidence of cancer, reducing the mortality from cancer, and improving the quality of life of those living with cancer. BC Cancer provides a comprehensive cancer care program for the people of British Columbia in partnership with regional health authorities to deliver a range of cancer services, which include prevention, screening and early detection, diagnosis and treatment, research, education, supportive care, rehabilitation and palliative care. It operates six regional cancer centres in Surrey, Kelowna, Vancouver, Victoria, Abbotsford and Prince George, along with two research centres that conduct research into the causes and cures for cancer.
BC Cancer – Victoria offers a full range of services in Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Palliative Care and support services such as Nutrition, Clinical Trials and Patient and Family Counseling.
Victoria is one of Canada’s most beautiful cities and offers the country’s most temperate year-round climate. Vancouver Island is known for its spectacular Pacific Ocean beaches, ski hills, sailing, hiking and fishing. Join our dynamic and innovative family of health care practitioners in British Columbia, and enjoy Canada’s West Coast lifestyle with this unique opportunity.
Applicants must be eligible for licensure as a specialist in British Columbia and have Canadian certification (FRCP, FRCS or CCFP) at the time of appointment. You must also be suitable for appointment to the University of British Columbia. No previous experience in Radiation Oncology is required. The department will support the successful applicant in developing the requisite expertise for the role. Symptom management for patients on active treatment, patient follow-up visits and inpatient care are common areas of GP-RO involvement. Candidates interested in 0.4-0.8 FTE will be considered.
For more information, please contact:
Dr. Sally Smith
Department Head, Radiation Oncology
BC Cancer – Victoria
To apply, please send a letter expressing your interest along with your curriculum vitae to:
Advisor, Talent Acquisition - Physician and Scientific Recruitment
Applications closing date: Applications will be reviewed immediately and the positions will remain open until it is filled.
BC Cancer is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA), which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose.
PHSA is committed to employment equity and diversity and hires on the basis of merit. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals, including visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.