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A medical radiation therapist operates high energy X-ray and other radiation and electron generating and monitoring equipment to administer radiation treatment for medical purposes in conjunction with Radiation Oncologists or other specialist Medical Practitioners. Registration or licensing is required in Australia. A medical radiation therapist is a Skill Level 1 occupation.
Medical Radiation Therapist Occupation Lists
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The job of a medical radiation therapist in Australia is to operate X-ray and other radiation producing and imaging equipment for diagnostic, monitoring and treatment purposes under the direction of Radiologists and other Medical Practitioners.
Most occupations in the medical radiation therapist unit group (Group 2512) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Registration or licensing is required in Australia as a medical radiation therapist.
Occupations within the Medical Radiation Therapist Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same medical radiation therapist group if not listed in either the STSOL or MLTSSL the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
The average salary for a Medical Radiation Therapist in Australia is $ 117,973 for male employees and $ 72,511 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 45.0 Females: 42.1 Persons: 42.6
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 2512) Medical imaging professionals - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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Licensing and/or Professional Associations
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