Radation Therapist Grade 2

Job posted: 08/10/2020
Applications close: 05/11/2020 (Midnight)
14 days remaining

14 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 34147

Reference: 34147

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Grade 2 Radiation Therapist 

Permanent Full Time - Multiple Positions

About Radiation Oncology at Austin Health

At the Olivia Newton John Cancer Wellness and Research Centre (ONJ Centre), within Austin Health our patients experience world-leading cancer care, complemented by a comprehensive suite of wellness programs to support our patients in body, mind and spirit.  The ONJ Centre is a comprehensive cancer centre encompassing Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology, ONJ Research Institute, cancer and palliative care wards and a unique Wellness Centre.  The Radiation Oncology department operates 3 Elekta Linacs with XVI and Brainlab ExacTrac imaging, 3D & 4D Cone Beam CT (IFI), ABC breath hold and HexaPOD 6DOF couch.  Treatment planning is supported by the Elekta Monaco RTPS with MOSAIQ patient management software. We provide comprehensive Superficial X-ray, Stereotactic and Brachytherapy programs. We are committed to providing a service that embraces new technology, new techniques and new ways of treating each patient so that the best outcome can be achieved. We are currently installing an Elekta Unity MR Linac and 1.5T Philips Ingenia Ambition MRI for RT Simulation supporting a full MRI workflow for radiotherapy patients state-wide.

About the role

Experienced Radiation Therapist's are sought to compliment the diverse and clinically motivated team at the ONJ Centre. Your focus will be to maintain the highest standards of clinical care and contributing to technical innovation whilst supporting quality improvement, research & development.  You will have broad clinical experience in planning and treatment, demonstrated ability to collaborate within the team, and be supportive of change in a positive way.  You will possess strong technical expertise and highly developed communication skills.

An opportunity exists for the successful candidate(s) to commence in a rotation in the newly established MR-RT team. The MR-RT team will contribute to the development, implementation and ongoing facilitation of MR-Simulation, Planning and MR-Linac treatment services. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an innovative, collaborative team, delivering world-class radiation therapy services to the Victorian community.

Requirements for this role

-       Bachelor of Applied Science in Medical Radiations or equivalent

-       Current registration as a Medical Radiation Practitioner with Australian Health Practioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), or hold a qualification and have the clinical experience necessary to be eligible for registration

-       Hold a current Victorian Radiation Use licence, or hold a qualification and have the clinical experience necessary to be eligible for such a license

-       Rostered shift duty and overtime may be required

-       Salary is in accordance with the current Allied Health Professionals Enterprise Agreement.

Selection Process

Applicants should submit a cover letter, current CV including the names of two professional referees and a statement addressing the Key Selection Criteria, as outlined in the position description. Shortlisting for interviews will be based on a review of application covering letter, CV and statement addressing the key selection criteria.

Applications are invited via the Austin Online Careers portal at www.austin.org.au/careers

All Applicants should be addressed to:

Briana Farrugia

MR-RT Clinical Lead Radiation Therapist

ONJ Centre

145 Studley Road

Heidelberg, 3084

ph (B) 9496 2800

Radation Therapist Grade 2

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Bree Farrugia - (03) 9496 2800
Eddy Zupan - (03) 9496 9576

Radation Therapist Grade 2