Radiation Therapist, CancerCare Manitoba

Company

CancerCare Manitoba

Location

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Duties

The Radiation Therapy Department at CCMB provides radiation therapy for cancer patients and education of radiation therapy students for the province of Manitoba. The Senior Radiation Therapist (SRT) supervises and serves as a role model and a resource to staff for clinical decision-making and in the clinical assessments of clients. The SRT reviews, analyses and makes recommendations in the development of administrative systems such as policies, procedures and standards of care within a continuous quality improvement environment. The SRT plans and provides staff and student education as consistent with the mission, values and policies of CCMB.

The SRT is under the supervision of the Clinical Resource Radiation Therapist. The assignment for the incumbent will be treatment delivery. The incumbent may also be required to provide coverage for other areas within the Radiation Therapy Department based on their recent clinical experience.

Requirements

Qualifications:

Requirements:
Current Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technology (CAMRT) registration
Certificate for CPR-BLS, HCP-Level C
Ability to perform tasks accurately and reliably
Minimum of 3 years radiation therapist experience
Demonstrated commitment to continuing education

The following will be assessed through the pre-interview written questions and verbal interview:
Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills
Demonstrated assessment and problem solving skills
Demonstrated commitment to team work
Demonstrated effective organizational skills; ability to organize and prioritize work
Demonstrated effective leadership, peer and student instruction skills.
Demonstrated leadership to promote effective working relationships and flexibility/adaptability in meeting needs of the patients/unit within the team
Demonstrated commitment to quality improvement

Preferred:
Treatment position held within the last 3 years
Senior or supervisory position held within the last 8 years
Adult Education or Health Care Management Certificate

Asset:
Experience with ARIA RO and Varian Linear Accelerators
Bachelor of (Radiation) Science, Health Science Degree
Advanced credential eg. CTRT , CMD, CDC or CAMRT full length courses or other RT related courses
Professional awards or honors
Personal suitability as demonstrated through a professional portfolio e.g. Demonstrated ability to develop and complete an independent project in a timely manner

Type of Job

Radiation Therapist Senior Treatment

Hours

Work schedule: The incumbent must be available to work 0600 - 1800.

Comments

Comments:

1.0 Term ASAP - October 12, 2016 (2 weeks notice)

We thank all that apply and advise that only those applicants who identify and meet the listed requirements will be selected for further consideration.

Salary: As per MAHCP Collective Agreement

Interested and qualified applicants are invited to submit a detailed and current resume, together with a covering letter stating the Competition Number to:

CancerCare Manitoba
Human Resources Services
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E OV9

E-mail: jobs@cancercare.mb.ca
or Fax: (204) 786-0181

Position #: RTTRTM_MCC_SRRTP_007

Term Full-time
ASAP - October 12, 2016 (may expire with 2 weeks' notice)
Competition #: 106-16-7142091

Contact

Fax

(204) 786-0181

Email

jobs@cancercare.mb.ca

Website

http://www.cancercare.mb.ca/careers/?job_id=1929

Display Date

2016-07-05

Expiry Date

2016-07-11