Position Details
Reference Number 50602
Position Title Radiation Oncology Registrar
Employment Status Fixed Term Full Time
Award Classification 09 - AMA Victoria - Victorian Public Health Sector - Doctors in Training Enterprise Agreement - REG Year 1
09 - AMA Victoria - Victorian Public Health Sector - Doctors in Training Enterprise Agreement - REG Year 6 and therafter
Salary $56.30 - $77.50 per hour
Location Austin Hospital
Hours per Week 43
Position Summary

RADIATION ONCOLOGY Unaccredited Registrar - Full Time (Fixed Term) – 12mth Position.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners for the position of Unaccredited Radiation Oncology Registrar at the Austin Health Radiation Oncology department.  Backfill cover from 1 April 2024 to 6 April 2025. 

Austin Health is a major tertiary care hospital in Melbourne, Australia. Austin Health Radiation Oncology is part of the Olivia Newton John Cancer Wellness Research Centre which is situated in Heidelberg. Our department provides a full range of radiation oncology services to meet the diverse needs of the cancer patients, including subspecialist expertise in gynaecology and head & neck tumour streams. In 2021, we launched the Victorian Statewide MRI Linear Accelerator programme, based around an Elekta Unity machine. Austin Health is proud of its diverse work environment. 

We have active technical programs in stereotactic radiotherapy, IMRT/VMAT, HDR brachytherapy, superficial radiotherapy and respiratory-gated treatments in a variety of tumour streams. There is the opportunity to be involved in innovative research projects in the fields of clinical outcomes research, oncologic nuclear medicine, health services research and informatics. Additionally, translational laboratory or molecular imaging research opportunities are available for those undertaking a higher degree with the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute.


The Radiation Oncology department at Austin Health is an accredited training site of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists and is part of the Victorian and Tasmanian Statewide training program. This position is an unaccredited position. 

Applicants must be eligible for medical registration in Australia (AHPRA) and have completed a minimum of two years full-time postgraduate experience in an approved hospital as an intern/resident medical officer.  Previous experience in Radiation Oncology is desirable.  

The successful candidate is expected to provide high quality clinical care for patients at the centre within a multidisciplinary team. 

Closing date: Monday 11 March 2024

Enquiries: Dr Richard Khor Radiation Oncology on (03) 9496 2800 or email: Richard.khor@austin.org.au  

Inclusion at Austin:

We celebrate, value and include people of all backgrounds, genders, identities, cultures, bodies and abilities.  We welcome and support applications from anyone identifying as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, physically or culturally diverse, LGBTQIA+, and people of any age.

Application instructions:

Please click ‘Apply Now’ and you will be directed to sign in or register through the Austin Health Careers Site. All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check and if required, a Working With Children Check. If you require any reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process, you are welcome to reach out to the hiring manager.  Please note you will be required to attach copies of the following to your online application:

  • Cover letter
  • Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Employment History Datasheet (upload as Selection Criteria Response)
  • Fellowship Certificate (where applicable)
  • Working with Children's Check Card (where applicable)
Contact Person Richard Khor
Contact Number (03) 9496 2800
Contact Email richard.khor@austin.org.au
Closing Date 11/03/2024
Position Description
2024 - Radiation Oncology - Unaccredited Registrar (ONJ Site) - PD.pdf Open
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