RADIATION THERAPIST (10 positions)

Company

PRINCESS MARGARET Cancer Centre

Duties

JOB SUMMARY:

While you may be assigned to a specific team, you will be expected to contribute to the successful functioning of all teams, to ensure safe, timely and accurate radiation therapy of all patients. The radiation therapist may participate in one or more of a range of activities within the full scope of radiation therapy practice.

You will be expected to demonstrate and maintain expert knowledge of state-of-the-art radiation therapy techniques and technology to ensure safe, timely and accurate radiation therapy of patients. You will demonstrate expertise in patient assessment and supportive care, including patient education and symptom management. You will be expected to create and maintain a safe and supportive environment for a variety of learners, including students and colleagues as they engage in education and continuous practice improvement activities. Expectations for academic contribution will be greater in key areas of individual expertise. You will be required to practice in accordance with the CAMRT competency profile and CMRTO standards of practice and legislated regulations. Contribution to a high standard of care will be measured through knowledge and utilization of departmental protocols and professional standards of practice.

Requirements

REQUIREMENTS:

Graduate of a recognized Radiation Therapy training program
Commitment to integrated approach to education, research and clinical practice
Strong work ethic, with exceptional technical, supportive care and teaching skills
Passionate about the profession, and committed to self-directed, life-long learning
Emotionally intelligent, caring and empathetic
Creative, problem solving skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Evidence of commitment to team building and inter-professional teamwork
Ability to function independently and able to take the initiative in complex clinical situations
Demonstrates core values of UHN in the execution of their duties
Aligned to the mission and vision of the Radiation Medicine Program
Current registration with the College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario
Current Basic Cardiac Life Support certification
Authorized nuclear energy worker

Type of Job

Casual

Hours

As required

Salary

$34.33 - $46.69 per hour (Start rate: $34.33 per hour in accordance with collective agreement)

Comments

For current UHN employees, only those who have a good employee record along with satisfactory attendance in accordance with UHN's attendance management program, and possess all the required experience and qualifications should apply.
University Health Network thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
UHN is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity and equal opportunity. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the Bona-fide for the open position. Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted

Contact

Job Posting Link

PRINCESS MARGARET Cancer Centrewebsite

Display Date

2021-07-13

Expiry Date

Until filled