Respiratory Scientist (Physiologist) – Sydney Children's Hospital Randwick

Hospital Scientist (Scientific Officer)
Sydney Childrens Hospital Network
REQ199924 Requisition #

Sydney Children's Hospitals Network is the largest paediatric health care entity in Australia. We care for thousands of children each year in our hospitals and in their homes — with one purpose in mind — to help young people live their healthiest lives.

Employment Type: Temporary Part Time up to 01-Mar-2024
Position Classification: Scientific Off
Remuneration: 64281.91 - 93111.61 (full time equivalent)
Hours Per Week: 28
Requisition ID: REQ199924
Location: Randwick

What you'll be doing

The purpose of this position is to perform Respiratory Function Investigations and Allergen skin prick testing as requested. The position requires the ability to work as part of a team in a busy clinical environment and manage high workloads. Problem solving skills and an ability to work, and communicate, with children is required.

The position includes participation in all laboratory Quality Assurance programs, some administrative work, assisting in policy and procedure documentation and a commitment to professional development in regards to all aspects of lung function testing.
  1. BSc, BExPhys or equivalent

  2. Experience working in a busy clinical environment

  3. Demonstrated experience communicating with children and parents.

  4. Familiarity with Paediatric Respiratory function testing

  5. Computer literacy and familiarity with Medical software

  6. Previous experience working in Research and/or Quality activities (optional)

  7. Commitment to professional development

  8. Experience communicating effectively with a Multidisciplinary team, including Doctors, Nurses and Physiotherapists.


SCHN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Indigenous Australians, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.   

As this is a “Category A” position, please refer to the Application Guide for vaccination requirements.

This position requires a Working with Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children’s Guardian.  For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children’s Guardian Website

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. We recognise the value of Aboriginal staff providing health care to Aboriginal children and families that access the services we provide at the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network. Aboriginal job applicants are encouraged to visit the NSW Health Aboriginal Recruitment tool, Stepping Up to assist in preparing your application.

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Applications Close:24/01/2021



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