Lead Radiation Therapist
Location: Main Campus
Department: Radiation Oncology
Job Type: Full-Time
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. Your Doctors for Life.
Since 1949, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic has served its patients with one goal in mind – combine the expertise of physicians in a variety of medical specialties, with the close personal care of a family doctor. Kelsey-Seybold is Houston’s largest community-based physician group, caring for more than 400,000 patients. With 19 clinic locations, we are growing to meet the health care needs of our diverse patient population. Our mission is to provide our team members with exceptional opportunities for professional and personal growth.
Provide radiation therapy treatments and function as an essential member of the radiation oncology treatment team, in order to provide total quality care to patients. Functions in a leadership role within the Department and is responsible to oversee treatment machine-specific technical aspects of treatment delivery within the Department. Reports to Chief Therapist and Director. Must be a graduate of an accredited radiation therapy program, a registered Radiation Therapist by the American Registry of Radiological Technologist (ARRT), and certified by the Texas Department of Health as a Medical Radiological Technologist (MRT).
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
(A = basics; B = preferred)
A. High school graduate ,
Graduated from accredited Radiation Therapy Program
B. BS or AA degree
A. Minimum of 5 years performing as Radiation Therapist;
B. Minimum of 2 years of experience using a True beam Linear Accelerator
A. Registered by the American Registry of Radiological Technology Technologist
Licensed by the Department of Health as medical Radiological Technologist
A. Clinical judgment and knowledge of radiation therapy, practices and safety
Must maintain and complete continuing education in applicable areas to ensure competency is maintained
A. Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
Basic computer skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook email
Flexibility of Work Schedule required
Ability to multi-task as a clinical leader (50% staffing/50% Leadership)
Presentation skill set
Proven problem solving and analysis skills