Radiographer | Full-Time Permanent

Radiographer | Full-Time Permanent

Act Government | australian capital territory, ACT, AU

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Description

Closes: 25 November 2022

Classification:Medical Imaging Level 2
Salary:$70,679 - $97,028 plus superannuation
Position No:59412, several - 026VC
Directorate:
Advertised (Gazettal date):11 November 2022
Contact Officer:Sam Wilson on or

Our Vision:creating exceptional health care together
Our Role:to be a health service that is trusted by our community
Our Values:Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind
Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person-centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary, and community-based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding region. More information can be found on the CHS website:
Medical Imaging provides state of the art diagnostic imaging, interventional radiology and nuclear medicine services for patients in Canberra and the South East Region of NSW. The service is committed to providing our patients with cost-effective, easily accessible subspecialty expertise along with a strong commitment to research and training in advancing the use of imaging for the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
The Radiographer position is a clinical role and is responsible for the provision of general radiography services during business hours, providing leadership for the whole department afterhours and on weekends. Daily operations include the management of patient scheduling, throughput and care as well as immediate staff and clinical contact, along with the management and operation of General Radiography.
The Radiographer position is required to support the Medical Imaging Department in the provision of a 24/7 service, this includes shift work, overtime and on-call duties outside normal working hours when required.
ABOUT YOU
CHS is committed to workforce diversity and to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, we welcome applications from all diversity groups. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, or Questioning (LGBTIQ) are particularly encouraged to apply.

Behavioural Capabilities
Strong organisational skills with a strong work ethic with an ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team
Adaptability and flexibility to accommodate change and provide responsive services to meet clients’ needs
Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to liaise with a diverse range of stakeholders
Position Requirements/Qualifications:
Mandatory:
Tertiary qualifications in Medical Radiation Science (Radiography) or equivalent
Be registered or be eligible for registration as a Medical Radiation Practitioner in the division of Radiography with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
Be eligible for an ACT Radiation licence
Desirable
Experience in a trauma and teaching hospital
Other:
The successful applicant will need to be available for weekend and after-hours work, including the potential or occasional night duty, and participation in on-call and close-call rosters.
Have an understanding of how the indicators align with this role.
Fulfil the responsibilities of this role as detailed in the , , and .
Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:
Undergo a pre-employment National Police Check.
Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening, and vaccination processes against specified infectious diseases.
Comply with CHS credentialing and scope of clinical practice requirements for allied health professionals.
Notes
There are several permanent positions available. A merit list may be established from this process to fill identical vacancies at level over the next 12 months.
Selection may be based on written application and referee reports only.
For more information on this position and how to apply ""
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