Senior Radiation Therapist

Senior Radiation Therapist - Icon Cancer Centre Mackay
Key Points
  • Develop your RT Career within a Highly Innovative, Patient-Focussed, Rapidly Expanding Company
  • Deliver Exceptional Patient Care with Cutting-Edge Technology and Therapy Techniques
  • Competitive REM, 5 Weeks Annual Leave, PD Allowance, Novated Lease Options
  • Permanent, Full Time Position (Weekdays, 9-day fortnight), Mackay, Qld

About Icon:

Icon Group is Australia’s largest dedicated cancer care provider with a growing reach into Asia and New Zealand. With over 900 employees, our Australian cancer services division is made up of 6 day oncology hospitals, 22 radiation oncology centres and 8 comprehensive centres. Our unique integration of the compounding pharmacy, medical oncology, haematology and radiation oncology offers a comprehensive suite of services for cancer patients under one roof.

Icon is dedicated to providing exceptional cancer care to communities across Australia. Given the size of Icon, we can provide extensive opportunities within an ideal environment to progress your career, access far reaching opportunities and be part of an innovative market leader at the forefront of cancer care.
Learn More about our comprehensive Mackay Cancer Centre: 

About the Role:

We are seeking a Senior Radiation Therapist to join the team at our comprehensive centre in Mackay. This position will operate on a full time basis, working 76 hours over a 9-day fortnight. Reporting to the Clinical Lead Radiation Therapist, you will provide high quality radiation therapy planning and treatment as prescribed by the Radiation Oncologist.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Support the Clinical Lead Radiation Therapist in the operational management of planning and treatment.
  • Ensure training and support services are effectively provided to the Radiation Therapists and act as a technical resource to colleagues.
  • High performance Planning/ Treatment delivery and Pre-Treatment Quality Assurance checks.
  • Apply effective resource and workflow management strategies to optimise quality, efficiency and productivity.
  • Exhibit strong decision-making abilities.
  • Support change management initiatives and implement related processes.
  • Assist in the support, orientation, education and mentoring of radiation therapists and students rostered to the unit.
  • Support a high-performance culture that delivers quality patient care services through a patient centric and collaborative approach.
About the people we’re going to hire:

Icon is committed to providing exemplary patient care and radiation therapy services to the community. Our dynamic and innovative teams collaborate closely to maintain a team focus on providing cutting edge radiation therapy techniques. We are looking for candidates who are highly enthusiastic, motivated and quick to adapt in a supportive environment. If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.
Skills & Experience:
  • Strong understanding of effective oncology-based service delivery models.
  • Demonstrable capacity to work effectively and positively as a member of the multidisciplinary team.
  • Proven technical proficiency in treatment planning and delivery.
  • Excellent clinical knowledge with the management of Radiation Oncology patients.
  • Demonstrates a commitment to delivery of high-quality radiation therapy services.
  • Apply effective communication skills to represent Icon in a strong and positive manner to all stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated capacity to identify new quality improvement opportunities and implement and ensure adherence to clinical protocols.
  • Current AHPRA radiation therapist registration with an SA EPA Radiation Licence.
How to Apply:

If you meet the above criteria, please apply by clicking on the Apply link below.

Icon Group celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace for all employees. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds.

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