Radiation Oncologist


Reference Number 19358
Employment Type Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time, Fixed Term Part Time
Division Chief Operating Officer
Location Bendigo, Box Hill, Melbourne, Moorabbin, Sunshine
Award Classification Dependent on qualifications
Position Summary Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for Consultant Radiation Oncology 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.
We are seeking applications for the position of at least 3 Consultant Radiation Oncologists, both full-time and part-time, based in a range of tumour streams including Genitourinary Cancers, Lung cancer, Haematological Cancers, CNS Cancers and Skin Cancers. These consultant positions will be based at all 5 Peter Mac Campuses. We require motivated individuals with prior clinical experience and a research track record.
Applicants must possess or be eligible to obtain within the next 6 months, the Fellowship in Radiation Oncology of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists or its recognised equivalent, and be registrable with the AHPRA as a medical practitioner.
For further information about these opportunities, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.
The closing date for applications is Sunday 6th December 2020. Interviews are scheduled to be held the week starting Monday 16th December 2020.
Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program

Selection Criteria Essential: Medical qualification registrable in Victoria
Essential: Postgraduate qualification Radiation Oncology (e.g. FRANZCR) or equivalent as recognized by RANZCR
Essential: Satisfactory participation in the RANZCR CME or appropriate similar program
Desirable: Prior experience as a consultant Radiation Oncologist
Desirable: Experience in clinical leadership
Desirable: Higher medical degree (e.g. MD / PhD)
Desirable: Ability to establish and maintain good relationships with external agencies
Desirable: Ability to establish and maintain good relationships with medical, paramedical and clerical staff
Desirable: Ability to communicate effectively with patients, relatives, referring practitioners and other members in the community
Contact Person A/Prof. Gerry Hanna
Contact Number 855 97932
Alternate Contact Person Donelle Edwards
Alternate Contact Number 855 97934
Closing Date 06/12/2020