Lead Radiation Therapist Clinician Scientist


Lead Radiation Therapist Clinician Scientist

Melbourne, Vic

Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.

Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.

Your role in our future.

An exciting position is available for a Senior Radiation Therapist to coordinate and support research activities across Peter Mac’s five campuses. Reporting to the Director Radiation Therapy Services (RTS), the Lead Radiation Therapy Clinician Scientist will work as part of the Radiation Therapy Operations Team and wider Radiation Oncology and hospital multi-disciplinary team in developing strategic research opportunities and partnerships, and undertake, coordinate and implement clinical research priorities which align with the strategic directions of Peter Mac.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in clinical research including project management, ethics applications, grant applications and publications, and a strong commitment to translating clinical research to practice. They will have an ability to advance and strengthen relationships with key internal and external stakeholders, including investigators, patients and a diverse range of clinical and research staff, and foster cooperation and support from colleagues.

As the Lead Radiation Therapy Clinician Scientist, you will be required to support and develop the radiotherapy research profile of Peter Mac RTS across all campuses, tumour streams and with both internal and external stakeholders. The successful candidate should have an evident record of strong leadership skills and experience in communicating, influencing and negotiating with all staff across multiple disciplines, encouraging involvement in and support of research at all levels.

  • A comprehensive and current knowledge of radiation therapy professional requirements for planning and treatment procedures;
  • Excellent communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills; and
  • An evident commitment to patient care.
  • Candidates are advised within their application to address the selection criteria (Essential Requirements) as listed in the position description. Applicants should also provide a current CV and the names of two referees.

For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion. Peter Mac requires its staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Please contact us if you would like to discuss this requirement.

Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program

Reference #: 21719
Apply here: https://petermac.mercury.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?id=f8q5FoZ%2BrrM%3D&jbc=ere
Vacancy close date: 30 January 2022