Radiation Therapist - Fixed-term and Casual Employment Register

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jul 29, 2020
Medicine Casual, Full-time, Part-time

Job Description:

Applicants are advised that in accordance with Tasmanian Public Health Directions, all employees of the Department of Health must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.

Who are we?

The Tasmanian Health Service is an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of our community. We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.

Who are we looking for?

Applications are invited from Radiation Therapists interested in being considered for fixed-term full time, part-time or casual employment periods up to 12 months within The Royal Hobart Hospital, Launceston General Hospital, or the North West Regional Hospital.

You will be required to carry out the planning and treatment of patients with X-rays, electrons or radiation from sealed sources as prescribed by a Radiation Oncologist. Associated duties including patient care, general and technical administration.

This Register will remain open to applicants at all times until 30 June 2022 and will be reviewed on a regular basis. Please note that the Register will not preclude other positions being advertised if warranted.

To see if there are any current vacancies visit http://www.jobs.tas.gov.au/agency/tasmanian_health_service

Do you have?

• Current Registration

• Sound interpersonal and communication skills

• Knowledge of continuous quality improvement

• Ability to undertake client education

Please note: some roles may require you to hold current Tasmanian Working With Children Registration.

Essential Requirements

• Registered with the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia.

• The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer.

The following checks are to be conducted:

1. Conviction checks in the following areas: a) Crimes of Violence, b) Sex Related Offences, c) Serious Drug Offences, d) Crimes involving dishonesty

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

In order to be considered for this position it is a requirement that you address the selection criteria which are located in the Statement of Duties.

Further information on the area you wish to register an interest in may be obtained by contacting the relevant person listed below:

Royal Hobart Hospital: Bronwyn Hilder on (03) 6222 8616 or email bronwyn.hilder@ths.tas.gov.au

Launceston General Hospital and North West Regional Hospital: Natalie Kidd on (03) 6777 6159 or email natalie.kidd@ths.tas.gov.au

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