Position Details


Reference Number 173891
Position Title SPP/Intern Radiation Therapist
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Program Medicine, Specialist Medicine & Emergency Medicine
Location Andrew Love Cancer Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 76
Position Summary
  • Great career development opportunity
  • Progressive and inclusive team approach
  • Set your own goals and enjoy work life balance

About Barwon Health

Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond. Victoria’s second largest city after Melbourne! We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 8,000 staff and more than 1200 volunteers.

Enjoy the range of lifestyle choices Geelong has to offer including inner city, coastal, suburban and rural homes at affordable prices and high standard of schooling options throughout the area. You will appreciate the beautiful parks, rivers, walks and wineries.

About the role

As the SPP/Intern Radiation Therapist you will be required to successfully complete a professional development year under the AHPRA SPP program to obtain the status of an accredited radiation practitioner.   

Duties of your role include, but not limited to:

  • Participate in rotations between simulation, planning and treatment. 
  • Explain procedures to patients attending simulation, planning, mould room and treatment as directed. Be sensitive to patient’s physical and psychological needs, attempting to meet them where appropriate or refer to appropriate person. 
  • Have an understanding in the use of all relevant equipment in the radiation therapy department. 

About the culture

You will have the opportunity to be part of a highly skilled, professional, friendly and dedicated workforce who take pride in providing high quality service. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation. We are all dedicated to supporting the organisation in achieving our vision of - By 2050 everyone in our community enjoys the best health and wellbeing in Victoria.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • Relocation and sponsorship support options
  • Doorstep to the Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, Please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

This role must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and Influenza and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health Immunisation Policy.

Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Eligible for enrolment in the MRPBAs Supervised Practice Program.
Essential: Eligible for provisional registration with the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia
Essential: I agree, to commence employment, I am required to meet Barwon Health’s immunisation requirements (including full Covid-19 and Influenza vaccination) set out in the Staff Immunisation Policy. I acknowledge that meeting this requirement is mandatory and a condition of employment subsequently offered.
Contact Person Ken Wan 
Contact Person Job Title Chief Radiation Therapist 
Contact Number (03) 4215 2608 
Contact Email ken.wan@barwonhealth.org.au 
Alternate Contact Person Tom Ffrench 
Alternate Contact Number (03) 4215 2615 
Alternate Contact Email tom.ffrench@barwonhealth.org.au
Closing Date 20/05/2022
Position Description
File name 
Radiation Therapist - Intern SPP - 2022 .pdf Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.