Position Details
Reference Number 14073
Position Title Sonographer (1SG300)
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity The Wesley Hospital
Enterprise Agreement AH - Allied Health Enterprise Agreement - Allied Health - Level 4
Position Summary

Radiographer/ Breast Sonographer

Casual and Part-Time Positions

UnitingCare Health is one of the largest not-for-profit private hospital groups in Queensland and is a service group of UnitingCare Queensland. The hospital group is a major provider of healthcare services in Queensland which operates almost 1000 licensed hospital beds and employs over 4200 people.

 

The Wesley Breast Clinic is a multidisciplinary facility which provides both screening and diagnostic services for breast disorders using state of the art mammography machines including tomosynthesis.  The clinic performs mammography, ultrasound and interventional procedures including FNAs, core biopsies, vacuum assisted biopsies and hookwire localisations.

 

We have an exciting position for a Radiographers/ Sonographers with experience in the field of breast diagnosis or looking to develop their interest in this area. Training will be provided as necessary for the successful applicant. The successful applicant will become members of a highly skilled dedicated team which provides a tertiary level service in breast imaging and the opportunity to participate in interventional procedures.

 

Ideally, the successful applicant will demonstrate the following criteria: 

  • Registration as a Medical Radiation Practitioner with AHPRA
  • Possession of a Radiation Use licence from QLD Health.
  • Appropriate tertiary qualifications acceptable for membership with the Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy
  • Possession of or be eligible to apply for a Certificate of Clinical Proficiency in Mammography within twelve months from the ASMIRT
  • Demonstrated experience in the field of breast diagnosis
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work autonomously as well as in a team environment
  • For sonographers – accreditation with the Australian Sonographers Accreditation Registry

Working as part of the UnitingCare Health team at The Wesley Hospital, our staff enjoy a values based organisation with benefits including:

  • Friendly values based environment
  • Generous salary packaging options
  • Exciting career paths in both clinical and leadership streams
  • Exceptional professional development opportunities including Post graduate leaderships programs

For more information please contact Jan Lofgren, Imaging Manager, on  07 3232 7597 or via email janet.lofgren@uchealth.com.au.

 

To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process and quote the following reference number – 14073 

 

We look forward to receiving your applications by Sunday, 30th July 2017

UnitingCare Health is committed to being a child safe, child friendly organisation for all children who come into contact with our services. It is our expectation that our employees will share in this commitment.  Therefore, employees and successful candidates in specified roles will be required to hold a valid ’Blue Card’ in line with the ’Working with Children Check’ requirements.

 

Criminal record checks will be conducted for all successful candidates.

Through our values, UCQ are proud of our team diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.

Selection Criteria Essential: EXPERIENCE IN BREAST IMAGING RADIATION USE LICENCE FROM RADIATION HEALTH AHPRA REGISTRATION
Contact Person Jan Lofgren
Contact Number 32327597
Contact Email janet.lofgren@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 30/07/2017
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