Sunshine Coast, Australia
22 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
14 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Role Statement

Salary Level:  Classification Level 7 (Salary range A$82,499 to A$90,184 gross per annum plus up to 17% employer superannuation contributions)
Appointment:  Full-time, fixed-term (5 years)

USC Vision

USC will be a university of international standing, a driver of capacity building in the Sunshine Coast and broader region, and an unsurpassed community asset.

University Strategic Goals

The University will be:

  1. A comprehensive university of 20,000 students by 2020;
  2. Positioned in the global tertiary education community as a top-100 university under 50 years of age; and
  3. A primary engine of capacity building in the broader Sunshine Coast region, from Brisbane to the Fraser Coast.

Overview of Sunshine Coast Mind and Neuroscience – Thompson Institute (SCMN-TI)

The Sunshine Coast Mind and Neuroscience – Thompson Institute is developing into a world-class facility for mental health and neurological research, teaching and associated clinical services. The institute will enable USC to make a major contribution to the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the brain and mind and be at the forefront of vital research in the areas of ageing and dementia and mental health issues relating to youth and adults alike.

Overview of the Role

Under the broad direction of the Director, SCMN-TI, the Radiographer will perform diagnostic and research imaging examinations. The role will be neuro-focused, however will also include other areas such as clinical scanning and veterinary scanning.

The Radiographer will perform Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scans using a 3T Siemens Skyra. The incumbent will provide a high standard of patient care within a mental health setting, developing practices, policies and procedures that support the continuity of patient care. The Radiographer works closely with the Thompson Institute’s research team, contributing to program design and management, and providing specialist advice and training as required.

The successful candidate will hold a degree in medical imaging, with MRI accreditation and current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). The successful candidate will also have significant relevant experience in a multi-disciplinary environment, including experience across all magnetic resonance imaging modalities. Experience in image analysis, veterinary imaging and supporting research programs will be highly regarded.

Additionally, in accordance with the University’s Staff Code of Conduct – Governing Policy, all staff are expected to display professional behaviour, communicate respectfully, and perform their duties responsibly.

Contact for Further Information

Amanda Nuske
Personal Assistant
Sunshine Coast Mind & Neuroscience
07 5430 1285

Closing Date

Midnight, Sunday 14 January 2018

To Apply

All applicants MUST provide both a statement of claims and resume/curriculum vitae. 

Information regarding how to prepare your application and write an effective statement of claims is available on our website information for applicants

As part of your role, you may be required to travel to any one of USC's locations.

To apply please click the Apply button at top of screen.

USC values diversity, enables access and promotes inclusion.
USC strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.