Cardiac Sonographer

Job posted: 02/06/2021
Applications close: 12/07/2021 (Midnight)
23 days remaining

23 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 47856

Reference: 47856

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

About Monash Health

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.

About MonashHeart

MonashHeart is committed to serving the needs of the community. With an unparalleled focus not only on the best of clinical services, but also on research and the education of health professionals in cardiac care, MonashHeart is one of the premier cardiac services in Australia and the world.

In addition to being one of Australia's largest cardiology departments, we are unique in that we service both adult and paediatric patients. We currently opportunities for suitably qualified cardiac sonographers to join our busy and innovative Adult and Paediatric Echocardiography Programs in part time and full-time capacity.

About the Role and You

MonashHeart is looking for experienced and qualified cardiac sonographers to join both the Adult and Paediatric Echocardiology programs. Specialty training in the principles and practise of paediatric echo will be provided to successful applicants who are selected to develop their skills in paediatric echocardiography. Successful applicants may be required to work shifts per the roster at any of the MonashHeart echo clinics and to take part in on-call services.

Eligible candidates must have:

  • Full  accreditation with the Australian Sonographer Accreditation Registry [ASAR] is a mandatory requirement of this position.

  • A minimum of five years experience following successful completion of ASAR approved post graduate course -is a mandatory requirement of this position.

  • Previous paediatric echo experience will be an advantage.

  • Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to liaise with hospital personnel, private referrers, contracted agencies, clients and family members.

  • Demonstrate autonomy and a high standard of clinical reasoning skills in the performance of echocardiography procedures.

  • Evidence of participation in a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) program.

Monash Health employee benefits:

  • Salary packaging

  • Onsite subsidised staff parking

  • Discounted banking (BankVic)

  • Onsite Gym

  • Access to professional development courses and seminars

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered.  Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:

  • reference checks

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same)

  • proof of immunisation.

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Cardiac Sonographer

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Stephen Farrell - 95942127

Cardiac Sonographer