Director Medical Imaging


Director Medical Imaging

Darwin, NT

Senior Professional 2 (Remuneration Package Range $163,676 – $178,251)

Medical Imaging Royal Darwin and Palmerston Hospital
Ongoing vacancy

Our Medical Imaging Department delivers a 24-hour service across both Royal Darwin Hospital and Palmerston Regional Hospital utilising modern equipment

We are looking for a Director of the Medical Imaging Department to lead our team in performing a broad range of diagnostic imaging across modalities including; General Radiography, Computed Tomography, Ultrasound, Theatre Imaging, Cardiac Cath Lab, Interventional Angiography and Fluoroscopy.

Currently the Director is responsible for leading a team of approximately 100 FTE staff, including Radiographers, Sonographers, Nuclear Medicine Technologists, Nurses and Administrative staff. A service redesign project is currently underway, and once complete the Director of Medical Imaging will additionally oversee the Cyclotron and Magnetic Resonance Imaging operations, and 125 FTE total staffing. This role oversees staff at two sites, the Royal Darwin and Palmerston Regional Hospitals, with some input into operations at Katherine and Gove District Hospitals.

Royal Darwin and Palmerston Hospitals provide a working environment that embraces professional development, provides roles with variety, flexibility and opportunity for career progression, supports staff to maximise their health and wellbeing and encourages work/life balance.

Some additional benefits include:

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Up to 7 weeks annual leave per year
  • Staff orientated roster aimed to allow for opportunities to explore all the top end has to offer
  • Opportunities to visit remote health centres to provide education and support to staff working there
  • Opportunities to provide leave relief to Gove and Katherine Hospitals
  • Salary packaging
  • Employment Assistance Program

For further information please contact Dr Sara Watson, Director of Medical Services on 08 8922 8840.

Applications should address the Selection Criteria. For a copy of the Job Description and to apply online please visit  

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Quote vacancy number: 881          

Vacancy closing date: Thursday 17 June 2021