Position Details
Reference Number 14335
Position Title Radiation Therapist- Grade 1
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre only
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time, Fixed Term Part Time
Division Radiation Oncology & Cancer Imaging
Location Box Hill, Melbourne, Moorabbin, Sunshine
Award Classification Award : Allied Health Professionals
Classification From: AE4 - RAD THER GR1 Y2
Classification To: ON16 - RAD THER TECH GR2 Y5
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.

Radiation Therapist - Grade 1


Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for Grade 1 Radiation Therapist positions to join our dedicated team at Peter Mac.  Radiation Therapy services operate across five campuses at Bendigo, Box Hill, Melbourne, Moorabbin and Sunshine. We are currently recruiting to the following vacancies:

  • Full time and part time fixed term positions across multiple campuses

Qualities you will have include flexibility, commitment to patient and staff welfare and a dedication to teamwork and communication. You will join a team that focuses on delivering excellence in patient care, utilising state of the art radiation therapy and evidence based practice.

Peter Mac provides general and specialist radiotherapy for a wide range of malignancies. Equipment and technology in use includes Varian linear accelerators; XiO, Monaco, Eclipse, and iPlan treatment planning systems; brachytherapy; Phillips Brilliance planning CTs; kilovoltage treatment units; and MOSAIQ radiation oncology information system. 

Rostered shift duty and overtime may be required. 

Registration with AHPRA, a current DHS User Licence, a professional working with children check and police check are also requirements for new staff. Salary is in accordance with the Health Professional Services Award depending on previous experience. 

Candidates are advised within their application to address the selection criteria (Experience/Qualifications) as listed in the position description. Applicants should also provide a letter, including which campuses they are interested in working at, a current CV and the names of two referees.


Interviews are expected to be held late May 2018


For further queries please contact your Campus Manager.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Contact Person Alison Cray
Contact Number 9895 7587
Contact Email alison.cray@petermac.org
Alternate Contact Person Damien Phillips
Alternate Contact Number 99288904
Closing Date 22/05/2018
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