An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated Sonographer to join our enthusiastic Medical Imaging team at Gippsland Southern Health Service (GSHS). The preferred applicant will have a radiography qualification; however, this is not essential. New graduates are encouraged to apply. You will be an integral member of the Medical Imaging Department, providing high quality medical ultrasound services to the South Gippsland community and report directly to the Medical Imaging Manager.
The Medical Imaging Department is situated over two campuses and provides CT, ultrasound, general X-ray, mammography and bone mineral densitometry at Leongatha. A satellite department is located at Korumburra and provides general X-ray and ultrasound services.
This role provides you with the opportunity to further develop your clinical skills in a friendly and supportive environment. Additionally, the successful applicant would be actively involved in the training of Student Sonographers. A full range of ultrasound examinations are performed including 3D/4D obstetrics and gynaecology, liver elastography, general and advanced vascular ultrasound, paediatric and MSK ultrasound and interventional procedures. The equipment is state-of-the-art and includes a new Philips Epiq Elite and two Canon Aplio 500 machines.
Applicants must have:
Post graduate Qualification in Ultrasonography and current registration with the ASAR.
Radiographer background desirable but not essential.
Experience in Nuchal translucency will be highly regarded.
Leongatha is set in the rolling hills of South Gippsland, close to the Bass Coast and Wilson’s Promontory and only a 1 ½ hour drive from Melbourne’s CBD. The South Gippsland region caters to many outdoor pursuits including hiking, surfing, kayaking, cycling and generally enjoying nature. South Gippsland also has access to good schools and affordable housing. For more information on South Gippsland please visit the following website - www.south-gippsland.com.
GSHS has excellent salary packaging options including novated leasing, housing, superannuation and other benefits. For further details on the role and responsibilities, the position description is located below.
Medical Imaging Manager