Radiation Oncology Medical Physicist Consultant - Assistant Director

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Metro South Health is Australia's first digital health service and the first health service in Australia to be recognised for excellence in person-centred care by Planetree International. It's also one of the largest in Queensland, with an estimated residential population of approximately one million people or 23 per cent of Queensland's population. 

This is your opportunity to join the dedicated team of professionals at Metro South 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

Manage the clinical training and development of newly appointed Medical Physicists enrolled in the Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine's (ACPSEM's) Training Education and Accreditation Program (TEAP). Assist the director in a Deputy role to provide clinical leadership as a senior specialist in radiation oncology medical physics research and clinical operations as required. Provide support to initiate, develop, facilitate and maintain continuous improvement changes to policies, procedures and protocols in alignment with state-wide strategic goals to meet international best practice standards. Participate in clinical radiation oncology physics programs as required and provide management of radiotherapy database including treatment planning, megavoltage and kilovoltage image guidance systems.

  • Develop and manage research and development projects in ROMP and maintain links with universities to promote clinical improvement.
  • Foster research links with the other professional groups working in radiation oncology and the hospital in general to improve the treatment of cancer patients.
  • Manage research and development (R & D) projects in radiation oncology.
  • Provide regular expert consultancy to internal and external bodies, agencies and the public with regard to professional, technical and ethical aspects of ROMPs and radiation safety at a Departmental, District, Area, State and National level.
  • Manage research and development projects in ROMP.
  • Provide mentoring and expert training to develop the ROMP and radiation protection skills and knowledge of all staff, encouraging them to continually strive for best practice.

Find out about the role in more detail and how to apply in the attached Role Description.


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 Metro South 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 South here: www.metrosouth.health.qld.gov.au/join-our-team ( http://www.metrosouth.health.qld.gov.au/join-our-team ).


15 March 2019
Location: Australia Queensland Brisbane Inner City,Brisbane - South
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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