Closes: 19 February 2020
Classification: Health Professional Level 4
Salary: $107,475 - $115,687 plus superannuation
Position No: 26299 - 01OCQ
Directorate: Canberra Health Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 05 February 2020
Contact Officer: Kerrie Andriolo on ***************@act.gov.au or (02) 5124 2***
Our Vision: creating exceptional health care together
Our Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our community
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)—a catchment of approximately 400,000 people. It also services the surrounding Southern New South Wales region which includes the Bega Valley, Bombala, Cooma-Monaro, Eurobodalla, Goulburn, Mulwaree, Palerang, Queanbeyan, Snowy River, Upper Lachlan Shire and the Yass Valley.
CHS administers a range publicly funded health facilities, programs and services including but not limited to:
Overview of the Work Area and Position
ACT Pathology is a division of the Canberra Hospital and Health Service offering a diagnostic Pathology service to the ACT and surrounding region.
The Haematology laboratory is a tertiary facility performing highly complex time consuming investigations in the areas of Transfusion, Haemostasis, Immunophenotyping, Bone Marrow Transplant, Haematology and Morphology on patients with a wide range of co-morbidities.
Under broad direction from the Laboratory Manager / Chief Scientist, you will provide a key role in the day to day management of the Haematology/Transfusion laboratory. This will include training and development of staff, management of resources, evaluation and implementation of new diagnostic platforms, overseeing NATA RCPA technical requirements, supervision of the branch laboratory and other duties as directed.
Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:
This is a temporary position available for six months with the possibility of extension. The position being recruited to will involve continuous shift-work; i.e. the hours of work are regularly rotated in accordance with a shift roster covering a 24 hour per day operation over a 7 day week. The successful applicant must be able to work as the sole practitioner on rostered shifts including public holidays and overtime as required. Applicants should contact the laboratory for the details of current shifts.
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This is a temporary position available for six months with the possibility of extension.Career interest categories:
Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services