Position Details


Reference Number 150929
Position Title Supervised Practice Program Radiation Therapist (RMIT Intern)
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Program Cancer
Location Andrew Love Cancer Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 152
Position Summary
  • Enjoy working in a great location - close to the CBD of Geelong and our vibrant waterfront. 
  • Opportunities exist for highly motivated Intern Radiation Therapists (SPPs) to join the Team at the Andrew Love Cancer Centre in 2018
  • Improve your skills with ongoing training and professional development

About the facility

The Andrew Love Cancer Centre (ALCC) is a comprehensive cancer centre that has provided expert care to those affected by cancer in Geelong and southwest Victoria in a supportive and caring environment since 1992. 

At the ALCC, we provide state-of-the-art radiotherapy treatment, chemotherapy, apheresis unit/stem cell collection, transplant clinic and haematology services, as well a dedicated cancer inpatient ward and a range of complimentary services such as clinical trials and pharmacy, allowing us to offer our patients the very best treatments available in a compassionate multidisciplinary environment. 

About the role

As an Intern radiation therapist you will be supported through your Supervised Practice Program and your clinical experience will include rotations between the treatment and planning sections, including experience and exposure to an array of advanced equipment and techniques including:

  • IMRT and VMAT planning & delivery
  • 4DCT
  • Varian Truebeam and iX LINACs
  • IGRT – kv OBI and CBCT
  • SBRT
  • Superficial Radiotherapy

The radiation therapy SPP or graduate practitioner is required to successfully complete a professional development year under the AHPRA SPP program to obtain the status of an accredited practitioner.

About the culture

ALCC is a progressive centre and encourages a team environment. We are a passionate, supportive and driven team who works cohesively together. We promote professional development in the workplace and as a team are focused on quality patient centred care. We are a team that embrace's change and are always looking for innovative ideas to improve our team and the organisation.

Requirements

  • Eligible for provisional registration with the MRPBA
  • Eligible for enrolment in the MRPBA Supervised Practice Program

Application Process

Applicants should submit:

  • A cover letter and
  • Curriculum vitae including two clinical referees

It is essential that all applications are be made via the Barwon Health’s recruitment website: https://barwon.mercury.com.au/  and addressed to:

Sarah Chandler

Senior Radiation Therapist – Education & Development

Direct. (03) 4215 2600

Suitable applicants will be invited via email to interview to further support their application.

If invited you will need to be available for interview on the 23rd Of November 2017

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional Development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • Be our future Barwon Health Strategic Plan

If this sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for please apply today! Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.

Recruitment agencies should note that Barwon Health does not accept agency resumes. Barwon Health is not responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes submitted by Recruitment Agencies

Selection Criteria Essential: Eligible for enrollment in the MRPBA Supervised Practice Program
Essential: Eligible for provisional registration with the MRPBA
Essential: Are you an RMIT graduate applying to be an intern radiation therapist, at Barwon Health Geelong?
Contact Person Sarah Chandler 
Contact Person Job Title Senior Radiation Therapist – Education & Development 
Contact Number (03) 4215 2600 
Closing Date 13/11/2017
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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.