Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Radiographer / Radiation Therapist
Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
The Alfred Health Radiation Oncology (AHRO) Department is a unit of a comprehensive cancer service provided by Alfred Health. The department is comprised of two units, Alfred Radiation Oncology (ARO) located in the South Block The Alfred and Gippsland Radiation Oncology (GRO), located at Latrobe Regional Hospital. Together the two units provide the full range of radiation oncology and radiation therapy services (with the exception of paediatrics) in addition to some specialized services with both state and national significance.
The Radiation Therapy Manager (GRO) is responsible for ensuring the development and provision of high quality Radiation Therapy to patients at Gippsland Radiation Oncology. The role involves responsibility for the organisation and management of the Radiation Therapy workforce at GRO as well as participating in delivering the service’s overall strategic direction. Responsibilities include recruitment and staffing issues, staff development, education and training, occupational health and safety, professional standards and quality of care, budget and finance, operational reporting, service development, equipment, capital works and infrastructure. The Radiation Therapy Manager (GRO) is expected to liaise and cooperate closely with the Radiation Therapy Manager (ARO) to ensure efficient and effective workforce and planning across the two sites.
Greater than 10 years clinical practice
Registration to practice as a Radiation Therapist in Australia with AHPRA
Current radiation use license
Postgraduate qualification in related field
Experience, skills and knowledge base in radiation therapy practice and team organisation and supervision commensurate with senior radiation therapist responsibilities
Contact: Cath Beaufort 5173 8773 or 0411 488 724.
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.