Working at Maastro

Working at Maastro means that you will contribute directly or indirectly to the care for cancer patients. Maastro connects with others, is innovative, ambitious and constantly developing for our patients. We believe it is important that our employees are intrinsically motivated to get the best out of themselves to realize the strategic goals of Maastro.

To support this, we offer excellent primary and secondary employment conditions to our employees, in accordance with the Collective Labor Agreement for Hospitals (in Dutch: CAO Ziekenhuizen). This includes for example a competitive salary, good pension arrangements, but also possibilities for training and personal development and discount schemes with regard to sports, bicycle scheme and various collective insurances. In addition, we offer excellent working conditions. We invest in the employability and vitality of our employees: keeping all our employees healthy and motivated, whatever stage of life they are in.

The Maastricht Brightlands Health Campus with Maastricht University and the University Hospital (MUMC+) is a perfect setting for excellent patient care, scientific research and education, with excellent accessibility. Maastro is within cycling distance of the old city center of Maastricht and the surrounding villages. Do you choose to live a little further away? The train stops almost at our door at the Maastricht Randwyck station.

To get an idea of ​​the Maastro workforce, a few key figures at a glance (reference date 31-12-2018):     

  • 285 employees (88 males – 197 females)     
  • 8 different nationalities     
  • Positions in direct patient care, education & research and operations (organisation scheme). We also offer many possibilities for training and internships!   
  • Average age: 42 years     
  • 49% of our employees works part-time (less than 36 hours a week)     
  • Sick leave rate 2018: 4.1%

Living and working in the South-Limburg region

South-Limburg equals quality of life. More people settle in the area then leave it. Plenty of career opportunities with at least 1,250 HBO / academic vacancies within one hour travel time, beautiful landscapes, interspersed with urban areas, the unique position on the interface of Latin and Germanic cultures and the rich cultural offerings in and around the area. Due to the unique location with Belgium and Germany at the doorstep, cities such as Liège, Aachen and Cologne are just around the corner. Luxembourg? You will be there soon. And if you want to go to the big city, Amsterdam can be reached in two hours. Europe is at your feet!

More about Maastro

Working at Maastro with a foreign diploma

Maastro is an attractive employer for people from abroad. Many foreign employees are employed in scientific research.
Positions in the direct patient care, such as a radiation technologist or radiotherapist-oncologist, are regulated, which means that a credential evaluation of the foreign diploma must first take place before you can get started. There are also requirements for Dutch language proficiency. Want to know more about this? Our HR department is happy to inform you about the possibilities! Also check the following websites for more information:

Internships and education

At Maastro it is possible to do internships in different fields of study and on different education levels, for example bachelor and master-level. We offer internships in direct patientcare (for example medical training) but also in our researchgroups of Clinical Data Science, Physics Research, laboratory research (Maastro lab) and Clinical Research.

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