Position Details

Reference Number 157849
Position Title Cardiac Sonographer (Grade 3)
Employment Status Temporary Part Time
Program Surgical & Critical Care
Location University Hospital Geelong, Colac Area Health
Salary $88,500.00 to $101,000.00
Hours Per Fortnight 48
Position Summary
  • 48 hours per fortnight located predominately at Colac Area Health and University Hospital, only minutes from the vibrant waterfront and our renowned surf coast
  • Join an experienced and supportive team committed to high quality work
  • Ongoing education with support to attend conferences, conference leave, professional development leave and weekly echo meetings

About the role

Barwon Health has a current vacancy for a temporary maternity relief Grade 3 Cardiac Sonographer position. As the Cardiac Sonographer you will provide patient focused Cardiac Ultrasound service to inpatients, emergency patients and outpatients across all Barwon Health cardiology sites with 2 days based at Colac Area Health. Other duties may also involve conducting other cardiac tests depending on qualifications and experience, including cardiac cath lab, pacemaker checks, EPS, ECG's, Blood Pressure & Holter Monitor fittings, holter analysis and Exercise Stress tests. Applicants with Cardiac Ultrasound qualifications or experience are strongly encouraged to apply.

If you have the qualifications & aptitude along with excellent interpersonal skills and the commitment to improving patient care, this may be the role for you.

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
  • Aboriginal Employment Plan
  • Our Commitment to Child Safety

At Barwon Health we celebrate and harness diversity, and consider it a competitive advantage. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds including individuals that identify as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, GLBTIQ+, and individuals with disability. Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken.  Barwon Health is proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

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?
Desirable: Do you hold ASAR echocardiography registration?
Desirable: 7 years experience
Desirable: Admitted or eligible for admission to the Register of Accredited Medical Sonographers by the Medical Sonographer Accreditation Registry
Essential: Posses specific knowledge in and works in an area of their profession as recognising high levels of specialist knowledge
Essential: Demonstrated experience in teaching and/or research in clinical area
Essential: Demonstrated well developed communicational, interpersonal and collaboration skills
Contact Person Paula kilinski 
Contact Person Job Title Cardiac Services Manager 
Contact Number (03) 4215 1016 
Contact Email cardiacservicesmanager@barwonhealth.org.au 
Alternate Contact Person Jayne Stephenson 
Alternate Contact Number (03) 4215 1008 
Alternate Contact Email JAYNE@barwonhealth.org.au
Closing Date 25/10/2018
Position Description
File name 
Final Grade 3 Cardiac technologist - Sonographer_Oct_2018.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.