Family Practitioner – Oncologist

Reference Number 200-1415

We have full-time and part-time opportunities to join the current team of a Hematologist and two GP oncologists that are overseeing chemotherapy for cancer patients in the Cowichan District. The main role of these positions is managing patients on active cancer treatment. No oncology experience is necessary. Training through the Family Practice Oncology Network is available.

At Island Health, we recognize, gain knowledge and respect the differences in each individual we serve. The right to feel culturally safe is for everyone.

Facility: Cowichan District Hospital
Remuneration: Service contract
Start Date: As soon as possible
Benefits: May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA)

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Community Information 

Located in the beautiful Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, the city of Duncan enjoys Canada’s most temperate climate. Characterized by diverse landscapes from lush countryside to scenic coastal villages and charming inland communities, the Cowichan Valley, encompasses freshwater lakes, saltwater beaches and marinas, and farmland. The area offers a wide variety of attractions for outdoor enthusiasts including great hiking and biking trails, golfing, sailing, canoeing and ocean kayaking. In addition to many local artisans and attractions, the South Cowichan Valley boasts five top vineyards and wineries. Rowing Canada has extended their training facility to Quamichan lake in the heart of the Valley.

Public education in Duncan is complemented by renowned local private schools and located only 45 minutes south; Victoria also offers excellent educational, cultural and recreational opportunities.

Vancouver Island, one of Canada’s most livable regions, provides the very best in both urban and rural living. Renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty, Vancouver Island offers an opportunity to combine a rewarding career with an enviable quality of life.

Interested candidates can email Shannon Williams at [email protected]Please include your CV and letter of interest.

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