Charge Radiation Therapist



Charge Radiation Therapist - Icon Cancer Centre, Geelong, VIC
  
  • Opportunity to establish service from inception
  • Develop your Career within a Successful and Expanding Company
  • Stereotactic service using TrueBeam STx with Exactrac
  • Permanent Position - Geelong, VIC Location

About Icon:
Icon Group is Australia’s largest dedicated cancer care provider with a growing reach into New Zealand and Asia.  With over 700 employees our Australian cancer services division is made up of 6 day oncology hospitals, 14 radiation oncology centres and 8 comprehensive centres offering, medical oncology, haematology and radiation oncology services under one roof.  The group also encompasses chemotherapy compounding services and pharmacy.

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.
  
About the Role:
We are seeking a Charge Radiation Therapist looking for a challenge, to join our innovative and dynamic team at our new centre in Geelong at Epworth Geelong, Waurn Ponds. This position will operate in a permanent full-time capacity, working 76 hours per fortnight, Monday to Friday.  Reporting to the Site Manager, you will provide high quality radiation therapy planning and treatment as prescribed by the Radiation Oncologist.
  
Key Responsibilities:
  
  • To Deputise for and support the Site Manager of the unit.
  • Operational management of a planning or treatment unit including Rosters.
  • Performance Management of RT Team in consultation with Site Manager
  • To act as a technical resource and provide leadership to junior staff.
  • To clinically implement planning and treatments as directed by the Radiation Oncologist that best meet the patient’s needs.
  • Ensure adherence to departments protocols and procedures to deliver safe and efficient service with exceptional patient care.
  • To assist in the support, orientation, education and mentoring of intern, PCP and student radiation therapists rostered to the unit.
  
About the person we're going to hire:
To ensure our Geelong Cancer Centre delivers an exceptional experience for patients, their families, doctors, our staff and visitors; we are seeking candidates who consistently demonstrate values aligned to those of the organisation and in addition, flexibility and a 'can-do' attitude. We are looking for someone who is highly enthusiastic, a team player, motivated and quick to adapt in a supportive and growing environment. If this sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you.

In return we offer a friendly, flexible and dynamic work environment, career development pathways, unique rewards and benefits and the opportunity to work for a growing and innovative market leader.
  
Skills & Experience:
  
  • Demonstrates leadership skills
  • Demonstrates a commitment to the provision of exceptional patient care
  • Demonstrable capacity to work effectively and positively as a member of the Multidisciplinary team
  • Demonstrates a commitment to the delivery of high quality radiation therapy services.
  • Ability to adhere to clinical protocols and procedures.
  • Apply effective communication and interpersonal skills to represent Icon in a strong and positive manner to all stakeholders.
  
Qualifications:

  • Current AHPRA Radiation Therapist Registration
  • Eligible for Victorian DHHS registration for Radiation Use License
  • Strong clinical knowledge and skills in managing patients requiring Radiation Therapy services
  
How to Apply:
  
If you meet the above criteria, please apply by clicking on the Apply link below. A covering letter and resume must be attached.
  
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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