Specialist Sonographer (510155)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jun 11, 2021
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:


$94,469 to $111,765 pro-rata, per annum

Please note that access to salaries beyond $105,158 is subject to completion of a relevant Graduate Diploma or application to the personal upgrade scheme in accordance with Schedule 8 of the Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019


Allied Health Professional Level 3


Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019

Period of Employment

Fixed term part-time day work. Hours per fortnight to be negotiated, commencing as soon as possible for a period of 6 months.


Department of Medical Imaging – Royal Hobart Hospital.


The Specialist Sonographer is responsible for:

  • Providing an effective and efficient Ultrasound imaging service for inpatients and outpatients of Medical Imaging, Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH).

  • Assisting the Senior Specialist Sonographer – Ultrasound in providing clinical leadership, professional support and ensuring best practice standards for ultrasound imaging services are provided by the RHH in accordance with organisational policies and the professional code of conduct.

  • Use imaging equipment and associated accessories safely, ensuring patient welfare and standard of care received and avoiding causing hazards to self, other staff, patients and equipment.

Essential Requirements

  • Accredited as a Medical Sonographer with the Australian Sonographer Accreditation Registry (ASAR).

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

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

(image) Generic Specialist Sonographer HP03 (November 2020).pdf
(image) Generic Specialist Sonographer HP03 (November 2020).docx
(image) Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply Now" button on this screen.
Applications will only be accepted online. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details for two referees before applying.

Important information

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For further information contact
Julie Tate
Operations Manager - Department of Medical Imaging
Phone: 0419222806
Email: [email protected]

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