Radiation Therapist


Radiation Therapist

Department of Health Hospitals & Primary Care - Hospitals Nth Launceston General Hospital

Permanent full-time position
Launceston General Hospital

Radiation Therapist

The Role:

  • Carry out planning and treatment of patients with x-rays, electrons or radiation from sealed sources as prescribed by a Radiation Oncologist.
  • Associated duties include patient care, general and technical administration.

Note: – Please refer to the Statement of Duties for a full list of the duties. 

The Team:

If you’re looking for a rewarding job with an excellent work-life balance in a beautiful part of the country, come to Tassie!

The Department of Health seeks a highly motivated and team orientated Radiation Therapist at the WP Holman Clinic, Launceston, Tasmania. The department has two high energy linear accelerators, CT simulator, 3D planning system and a high dose rate brachytherapy unit.

The Radiation Therapist is responsible for the planning and treatment of patients as prescribed by a Radiation Oncologist under the supervision of a Senior Radiation Therapist or Area Supervisor

Radiation Therapy techniques used in Launceston include IMRT, VMAT, DIBH, SBRT & IGRT.

The Holman Clinic is part of the Northern Cancer Service which provides an integrated radiation therapy, medical oncology and haematological service to Northern Tasmania. 

Life in Launceston offers an enviable lifestyle with affordable real estate; quality education system, stress free commuting, exceptional food and wine, a vibrant café and arts culture and all the entertainment and services needed to contribute to a great work/life style balance.  Add to this the convenience of being a one hour flight away from Melbourne and easily accessible world heritage wilderness and pristine beaches on your doorstep.

Details of Appointment

Fixed term, full time, day work position working 76 hours per fortnight commencing ASAP for 12 months. 

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant

  • Applicants should note that, for a period of twelve months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

Salary: $76,421 – $114,333 per annum + 10.5% superannuation + access to salary packaging.

Enquiries: Natalie Kidd – natalie.kidd@ths.tas.gov.au (03) 6777 6159

Closing date: 27 February 2023

Job Ad Reference: 519463

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