Position Details
Reference Number 37085
Position Title Consultant Radiologist - Paediatrics
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Location Western Health
Position Summary

About Us

Western Health manages three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. It also operates the Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a culturally diverse population of more than 1 million people. We have 7,000 employees who are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES).

Our continued growth has seen the addition of a new purpose built, multi-storey Joan Kirner Women's and Children's at Sunshine Hospital.

About the Role

Western Health Medical Imaging (WHMI) is seeking a dedicated RANZCR, accredited Paediatric Radiologist Consultant to join a rapidly expanding Imaging team.

The successful candidate will have:

Paediatric Fellowship

Extensive MRI experience

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Ability to work and participate in a team environment

Strong patient focus and excellent client service skills

Responsibility to report as directed by the Director of Medical Imaging

The Successful candidate must hold/be:

Current registration with Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Current Radiation Use Licence (Victoria)

Current Working with Children’s Check (WWC)

Eligible to work in Australia

Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand college of Radiologists

MR accredited by RANZCR

Eligible for Medicare provider numbers for billing purposes

Ability to read adult Radiology is a strong advantage

As part of this position you will be expected to participate in the evening and weekend on-call rosters. 

The successful candidate will be an integral part of the Medical Imaging team working across campuses to ensure an effective and efficient service is delivered.


We offer a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Work-life balance
  • Professional development and career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Onsite fitness clubs
  • Culturally safe and respectful environment
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program


At Western Health, we value our employees and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience. Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a Working With Children’s Check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies

Selection Criteria
Contact Person Kathy Macdonald
Contact Number 0402091966
Closing Date 26/02/2020
Position Description Consultant Radiologist Paediatrics 2019.docx
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