Radiographer (Imaging) Consultant, BreastScreen Queensland (BSQ) Program


Radiographer (Imaging) Consultant, BreastScreen Queensland (BSQ) Program


Radiographer (Imaging) Consultant, BreastScreen Queensland (BSQ) Program

Work Unit/Facility Location: Cancer Care Services, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital

It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated against COVID-19 (Health Employment Directive No. 12/21 and Queensland Health Human Resources Policy B70)

About Us
Metro North Health is the biggest and most diverse Hospital and Health Service in Queensland, delivering excellent care underpinned by our values of respect, integrity, high performance, teamwork and compassion.

Metro North Health provides the full range of public sector health services including rural, regional and tertiary teaching hospitals. Our service covers an area of 4157 square kilometres and extends from the Brisbane River to north of Kilcoy.

Metro North facilities include:

  • Caboolture Hospital
  • Woodford Correctional Centre
  • Kilcoy Hospital
  • Redcliffe Hospital
  • The Prince Charles Hospital
  • The Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital
  • Surgical, Treatment and Rehabilitation Service
  • Community and Oral Health
  • Metro North Mental Health

Working within Metro North Health is an opportunity to contribute to providing outstanding health services to Queenslanders. We are committed to best practice and continuous quality improvement and encourages staff to take advantage of training and development opportunities.

Metro North Health promotes a healthy balance between your work and personal life, provides flexible work hours, paid parental leave and study leave options.

For further information please visit the Metro North Health website. This is your opportunity to join the dedicated team of professionals at Metro North Health and be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology, excellence in health care, teaching, research and empowering our people to be the best in serving our community.

About the Role

  • Apply specialised clinical practice skills and competencies in line with best practice standards and BSQ policies, protocols and procedures for screening and assessment, through regular performance of mammographic screening, diagnostic imaging, stereotactic core biopsies and quality assurance activities, independent of supervision, as part of the state-wide clinical multidisciplinary team within the BSQ Expanded Service Delivery Model (ESDM).
  • Apply specialist knowledge of contemporary breast imaging practice, the early detection of breast cancer using mammography and its application within the BreastScreen Australia Program.
  • Lead state-wide imaging quality assurance and improvement plans, standards, protocols and procedures for the BSQ program, including the development of a state-wide imaging quality group work plan to support state and local service performance and compliance against national accreditation standards.
  • High level provision of strategic and operational problem solving and planning skills within a multidisciplinary team setting at a state and local level.

Find out about the role in more detail and how to apply in the attached Role Description.
Why work for us?

We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.

As a Queensland Health employee you will benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75%, access to salary packaging, flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases.

We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our people and our community. We encourage people of all genders, races, ages and abilities to apply for roles within our Health Service.

You can find out more about why it’s so great to work at Metro North here:


Requisition ID: RBH410163
Employment Type: Permanent Full Time

Applications Close: Thursday, 24th March 2022