Radiation Therapist (PRN/Wage) - Gamma Knife
Job location: Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)
Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2020-10-02
Participates in a variety of patient care and non-patient care duties involved in the planning and administration of radiation therapy to patients.
- Fabricates treatment aids and immobilization devices and performs simulation/AcQsim procedures.
- Collects analyzes and interprets data and performs quality checks.
- Performs radiation treatment delivery.
- Instructs students.
- Ensures patient and employee safety and communicates effectively.
- Participates in educational activities and staff meetings and ensures certification.
In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.
Education: Graduate of an accredited Radiation Therapy Program
Experience: No experience required
Licensure: Certified to practice in Radiation Therapy by the American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT) required. American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification required.
Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 20 – 50lbs. May be exposed to blood/body fluids and infectious disease.
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.