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Radiation Therapist

Published on 21.09.2022

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Website : https://www.nhdic.ng/facility/nlcc/
Industries :
Health, pharmacy, hospitals, medical equipment
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Job Ad & Profile Description

Position : Radiation Therapist

Job Description

  • Assist the radiation oncologists and physicists to develop treatment plans for cancer patients;
  • Prepare the patient for CT simulation.
  • Carry out CT simulation and send acquired images for contouring.
  • Inspect radiation equipment and devices to ensure they are operational and function effectively.
  • Ensure compliance with safety guidelines procedures and standards to prevent undue exposure of staff and patients to radiation.
  • Keep records of treatment information such as radiation dosage, equipment settings and patient’s response to radiotherapy.
  • Monitor patients to check for the side effects of their treatments and make appropriate recommendations or changes to their treatment.
  • Provide an offline review of patents by supervision and make necessary adjustments where necessary.
  • Dispense radiation dose during brachytherapy treatment.
Required profile for job ad : Radiation Therapist

Job Requirement

  • A minimum of a diploma or bachelor’s degree in Radiography with a PGD in Radiotherapy.
  • A minimum of 2-4 years of experience in clinical practice.
  • Must be licensed by the Radiographer registration board of Nigeria (RRBN).
  • A Radiographer with Diagnostic experience and interest in Radiation Therapy.
  • Previous exposure to the international atomic energy agency (IAEA fellowship, seminars and workshop.
  • Hands-on knowledge and experience in Brachytherapy will be an added advantage.
  • Previous attendance in ARN conferences or any RRBN continuous development programme is an added advantage.
  • Must be able to communicate (read and write) in English. The ability to speak another local language will be an added benefit to the role and unit.
  • An excellent team player with good time management skills.

Mode of Application

Interested persons who meet these specifications stated above, should forward their applications and updated CVs 

Job criteria for job ad : Radiation Therapist
Job category :
Health and social professions
Industries :
Health, pharmacy, hospitals, medical equipment
Employment type :
Permanent contract - Fixed-term contract
Region :
Abeokuta - Ogun - Abia - Abuja - Adamawa - Akwa Ibom - Anambra - Bauchi - Bayelsa - Benin City - Edo - Benue - Cross River - Ebonyi - Ekiti - Enugu - Gombe - Ibadan - Oyo - Imo - Jigawa - Kaduna - Kano - Katsina - Kebbi - Kogi - Kwara - Lagos - Maiduguri - Borno - Nasarawa - Niger - Ondo - Osun - Plateau - Port Harcourt - Rivers - Sokoto - Taraba - Warri - Delta - Yobe - Zamfara
Experience level :
2 to 5 years
Educational level :
Bachelor
Number of Position(s) : 1

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