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Position Details
Reference Number 429640
Position Title Staff Specialist - Radiation Oncologist
Employment Status Temporary Full Time (up to 07/04/2019)
Entity Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District
Geographical Location Shoalhaven, Wollongong
Advertised Award/Classification Staff Specialists (State) Award
Salary $228,834.00 - $309,164.00
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

A 1.0 FTE, 12 month temporary position is available, with possibility of extension, for the provision of Radiation Oncology services in the Illawarra and Shoalhaven Local Health District within the established framework of a networked and integrated cancer service. Applications are sought for a Radiation Oncologist who is willing to provide care for patients at both the Illawarra Cancer Care Centre and the Shoalhaven Cancer Care Centre.  Leadership and active participation in the established multi-disciplinary cancer care teams is expected.


This is a temporary full time leave relief position until date 07 April 2019, with the possibility of extension.


Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District is committed to equal employment opportunity and embraces diversity and inclusion within its workforce. As such, people from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. This includes but is not limited to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, People with Disability, Women and People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds.


An eligibility list will be created for future Temporary Full-Time and Part-Time positions.


Please note: Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.


Criminal record checks will be undertaken on successful applicants. This position is designated as child-related employment and you will be required to obtain a Working With Children clearance from the Office of the Children’s Guardian. To apply, please go to  https://wwccheck.ccyp.nsw.gov.au/Applicants/Application#


Successful applicants to the role must provide certified documentation of vaccination history and pathology as part of their recruitment documentation. The applicant must be certified as compliant with http://www0.health.nsw.gov.au/policies/pd/2011/pdf/PD2011_005.pdf before employment can commence.

Selection Criteria 1. Registration or eligible for registration as a Medical Practitioner with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

2. Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (FRANZCR) or equivalent qualification in Radiation Oncology and current EPA Licence.

3. Demonstrated experience in the provision of radiation oncology services and evidence of ongoing professional development.

4. Demonstrated experience, involvement and leadership in innovation and quality improvement, education and research. Previous experience in the clinical implementation of SABR for various sites will be highly regarded.

5. Demonstrated ability to support and collaborate with cancer services multidisciplinary teams to foster productive patient centred working relationships.

6. Demonstrated commitment to the provision of services to the Illawarra and Shoalhaven community.

7. Demonstrated commitment to the ISLHD CORE values.

8. Current NSW Drivers Licence and willingness to travel between cancer centres in accordance with the demands of the position.
This position requires a Working With Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children's Guardian. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children's Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check
Contact Person Dr Christopher Fox
Contact Number 42225200
Contact Email christopher.fox@health.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date 25/03/2018
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view