Position Details
Reference Number 38180
Position Title Radiology Fellow
Employment Status Fixed Term Part Time
Award Classification AMA Victoria - Victorian Public Health Sector - Doctors in Training Enterprise Agreement - HSMO Year6 of Experience
Salary 72.31 per hour
Location Austin Hospital
Hours per Week Other
Position Summary

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic Cardiothoracic Radiology Fellow to join our Radiology Department from February 2022.

Details of Department

Austin Health has three campuses, the Austin Campus, the Repatriation Campus and the Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre. Radiology services are provided by the Department of Radiology for both the Austin and Repat sites.

The Department comprises 14 full-time Staff Radiologists, including 8 Interventional Radiologists, 4 Visiting Radiologists and 17 Radiology Registrars/Fellows.

Most radiology sub-specialities, with the exception of obstetrics and paediatrics are provided. Surgical specialities at the Austin include thoracics, cardiac, neurosurgery, hepatobiliary, orthopaedic, ENT, ophthalmology and vascular. The Austin is a statewide referral centre for liver transplantation and spinal injuries. The hospital has a large Neurology Department, with particular expertise in stroke and epilepsy, and a large Oncology department.

Details of position/position requirements

This fellowship position aims to provide a unique opportunity for the candidate to develop subspecialty skills in Cardiothoracic Imaging. This encompasses imaging skills in all facets of Cardiac and Thoracic imaging, including coronary artery disease, transcutaneous aortic valve implantation planning, infiltrative myocardial disease, cancers of the lung and mediastinum, and respiratory conditions including interstitial lung disease. Experience with predominantly Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging will be gained, with correlation to other modalities including Positron Emission Tomography, plain film, ultrasound, Echocardiography and Catheter Angiography.

To be successful in this role you must:

  • Have Medical Registration In the State of Victoria
  • Have passed the Part II exam of the RANZCR or equivalent
  • Commitment to teamwork, quality, excellence and best practice in health care service delivery
  • Demonstrated commitment to high quality patient care
  • Demonstrated capability and interest in research
  • Demonstrated commitment to teaching

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Application Instructions:

Click on ‘Apply Now’ at the end of this page. You will be directed to sign in/register through the Austin Health Careers Site. Complete the registration process as prompted.

Please note: You will be required to attach copies of the following to your online application:

  • Cover letter
  • Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Contact Person Sandra Egermayerova
Contact Number (03) 9496 5625
Contact Email Sandra.EGERMAYEROVA@austin.org.au
Closing Date 22/08/2021
Position Description
Cardiothoracic Fellow PD 2021_22.pdf Open
Application Guide click here to view