Echo Educator and Deputy Chief Cardiac Physiologist

Job posted: 27/07/2022
Applications close: 19/08/2022 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Education and Training, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 27749

Reference: 27749

Occupation: Education and Training, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Echo Educator And Deputy Chief Cardiac Physiologist

  • Permanent Full Time

  • Box Hill Hospital

  • Monthly ADO

  • Generous salary + super + salary packaging

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

The Cardiology Department at Eastern Health provides invasive Cardiology services at Box Hill Hospital, and non-invasive Cardiology services at Box Hill, Angliss and Maroondah Hospitals. Across all three sites, the Cardiology Department performs over 20,000 procedures each year, including echocardiography, percutaneous coronary intervention, cardiac CT, cardiac rhythm management and cardiac electrophysiology.

About the role

Are you looking for role diversity and have the passion to support others training in cardiac sonography?  We have a new opportunity for an experienced, team orientated and self-motivated cardiac sonographer with a strong customer focus to facilitate echo education at Eastern Health.  The role is full time, and includes delivery of the echo education program as well as working as a senior physiologist across various cardiac modalities.  The successful applicant will also be required to support the Chief Cardiac Physiologist and Director of Cardiology in managerial and leadership tasks.

About you 

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • A Bachelor of Science degree, or equivalent.

  • Post graduate qualification in cardiac ultrasound.

  • Current accreditation with the Australian Sonographer Accreditation Registry (ASAR) as a cardiac sonographer.

  • Proven record in supervising trainee cardiac sonographers.

  • A strong commitment to high quality care.

  • The ability to work both independently and as part of a diverse team.

  • Excellent attention to detail and methodical process.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding role, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health is a child safe organisation, committed to promoting the wellbeing and cultural safety of Aboriginal children, children with disabilities and all children in their diversity.

Eastern Health is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that welcomes and values all people. We recognise that diversity is essential in ensuring Eastern Health provides the best service to its consumers.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, those from the LGBTIQ+ community, people living with disability and those from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, are strongly encouraged to apply. Those seeking support in submitting an application are welcome to contact the hiring manger listed or feel free to contact the Talent Acquisition team.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Echo Educator and Deputy Chief Cardiac Physiologist

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RACHEL DENVER - (03) 9895 4832
Dr Jennifer Cooke - (03) 9095 2404

Echo Educator and Deputy Chief Cardiac Physiologist