Central Coast Local Health District Radiation Therapist Level 2 Part Time in Gosford NSW

Central Coast Local Health District

Branch Gosford NSW AU

Radiation Therapist Level 2
Gosford NSW

The Central Coast is renowned for its natural beauty. A Radiation Therapist at this level is expected to assume a responsible role in performing all aspects of…

A Radiation Therapist at this level is expected to assume a responsible role in performing all aspects of radiation therapy imaging, planning and treatment delivery, according to departmental and District policies, procedures and guidelines.

In addition to the expected level of proficiency of a Level 2, a Radiation Therapist employed under this level must demonstrate knowledge and proficiency in complex clinical procedures. The level 2 Radiation Therapist is expected to participate in the development and upgrading of clinical protocols and techniques.

Effective communication skills and a demonstrated commitment to team building, quality assurance and high standards of patient care are expected.

Please note: Applications for job share will be considered.

With a rapidly growing population we offer a comprehensive range of services from acute care at Gosford and Wyong hospitals to sub-acute and community based services. We encourage a workforce that is innovative, eager to acquire knowledge and enhance skills and compassionate in caring for our community. As part of our team we will support you and help you develop your career with us.

We invite you to come and be a part of our community. The Central Coast is renowned for its natural beauty. From the bush to the beach there is plenty to do – swimming, surfing, diving, golf, restaurants, cafes, bush walks, sporting clubs and activities for the kids and great shopping – and all in a friendly and relaxed environment.

To hear from our team what it’s like to work with us, you can read their stories on our Instagram account. http://instagram.com/careersatcclhd

Also please connect with us on LinkedIn to stay up to date with career opportunities.

To be considered for this position your application must be submitted on NSW Health on-line recruitment system, erecruit.

Selection Criteria
Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Radiation Therapy) or Bachelor of Applied Science (Medical Radiation Sciences )- Radiation Therapy or qualifications deemed equivalent by CCLHD

Licensure and accreditation with appropriate authorities including:
o Australian Institute of Radiography
o Department of Environment Climate Change and Water
o Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Demonstrated experience in all aspects of radiation therapy planning and treatment delivery including; multimodality imaging, IMRT, VMAT and IGRT techniques.

Demonstrated proven ability to work in a multidisciplinary team.
Demonstrate good organisational skills and attributes

Proven communication and interpersonal skills, both written and spoken, to interact with patients, their carers and professional colleagues.

Demonstrate knowledge and application of radiation therapy quality assurance and quality controls in radiation therapy.

Demonstrate interest in continuing professional education, research and quality improvement activities.

Demonstrated commitment to Caring for the Coast vision, goals and strategies, with demonstrated behaviours which align with the NSW Health CORE values and CCLHD Values and behaviours charter.

This position requires a Working With Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children’s Guardian. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children’s Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Gosford, NSW, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-22
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