Deputy Manager Medical Physics (radiation Oncology)

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: KWAZULU NATAL DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF ARTS AND CULTURE
REF NO: DMMEDPHYSICS/1.2018 Department: Medical Physics
SALARY : R974 634 Inclusive package
CENTRE : Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital
CLOSING DATE : 13 July 2018

REQUIREMENTS :
BSc Honours Degree in Medical Physics, or equivalent.
Registration with the HPCSA as a Medical Physicist (Ionising Radiation).
At least three (3) years post registration working experience in clinical Medical Physics.
Knowledge, 172 Skills, Training and Competence Required: Management skills.
Leadership and communication skills.
Ability to solve Radiotherapy physics problems.
Teaching/training skills.
Sound knowledge of Radiotherapy equipment, dosimetry and treatment planning.
Computer literacy.
Understanding of Radiotherapy computer programmes.
Radiation protection.
Competency in performance of quality control procedures in Radiotherapy.

DUTIES :
Coordinate and provide Medical Physics support for Radiation Oncology treatment units including specification, acceptance testing, commissioning, calibration, and quality assurance.
Co-ordinate and provide Medical Physics support for Radiation Oncology Treatment Planning.
Coordinate the implementation of new treatment techniques.
Provide radiation protection services for the institution.
Provide clinical Medical Physics advice as required in Radiotherapy.
Training and education of Medical Physics Interns and other professionals in the department of Medical Physics.
Lecture at undergraduate and postgraduate level in Radiotherapy.