Radiation Therapist Jobs

As a radiation therapist you’re responsible not just for the patient’s physical well-being but the emotional component as well. It’s difficult but hugely rewarding work that calls on your best instincts as much as your training. That’s why Soliant provides radiation therapists with rewarding jobs all over the country.

With Soliant, you have the freedom to choose a travel radiation therapist job and explore the country, or settle down and put down roots with a permanent or temp-to-hire opportunity. Either way you’ll enjoy a benefit package that rewards you for your hard work, along with the flexibility to manage your life the way you want.

The job outlook for radiation therapists is promising so you’ll enjoy professional success for years to come. As medical science makes it possible to treat more types of cancer, demand for your skills will rise. And Soliant has the experience to find you a radiation therapist job that offers the rewards you deserve.

Radiation Therapist Duties

Radiation therapists are responsible for administering radiation therapy to cancer patients in hospitals, clinics, doctor’s offices and other cancer treatment centers. The essential duties of a radiation therapist include showing compassion to patients, explaining cancer treatment plans to patients and their families, taking detailed records of treatments and medical histories, administering x-rays to target cancer cells, monitoring patient reactions to treatments and working with other physicians and oncologists to ensure the best success of the patient. Radiation therapists are responsible for providing emotional and educational aid to the patient, helping to answer any and all of their questions and providing support for them and their loved ones. A strong stomach and a compassionate heart are absolute necessities for this position, as treating cancer patients can be an emotionally heavy task.

Radiation Therapist Education Requirements

A radiation therapist is required to have an associate’s or bachelor’s degree in radiation therapy. A higher degree is also highly recommended to give you an edge over your competitors in the job market. You can move on to complete a radiation therapy certificate program as an alternative to an associate’s degree, which is accepted by some facilities. You must complete a program that teaches the proper use and operation practices of radiological equipment, as well as gaining experience working with and treating cancer patients. Finally, certification through the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists is required, which helps radiation therapists learn the proper techniques and practices of their field.

Radiation Therapist Job Market

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, most radiation therapists report earning a higher wage than average. Radiation therapists have the potential to earn even more depending on experience and education. Fortunately, there is a 14% projected job growth through the year 2024, making it an increasingly expanding field with plenty of opportunities for an aspiring radiation therapist.

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Travel Radiation Therapist Job in New York City, New York

 New York, NY

Travel Radiation Therapist Job in New York City, New York Copy and paste this into your browser if you would like to chat now. https://flashrecruit.com/jobs/424058 13 week contract 8:30 am - 4:30 pm NY state license Varian TrueBeam technology & Mosaiq EMR experience preferred New York City is...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

Locum to Perm Radiation Therapist Job, Virginia

Alexandria, VA

Soliant Health/Adecco is currently seeking a Radiation Therapist for a Locum to Permanent job. This is an immediate start, projected Start date, Dec. 10th. Job Requirements: Must have a Virginia License. Shows Patience and empathy with patients. ARRT Certified. Virginia License. BLS Certification....

Contract To Hire Posted 9 days ago

Travel Radiation Therapist job in Winchester, Virginia

Winchester, VA

Travel Radiation Therapist job in Winchester, Virginia Dec 10 - Jan 11 Fast interview VA licensed True Beam, Trilogy experience To inquire about this travel RRT job in Winchester, Virginia, give me a call and then send a copy of your resume to let me know about your work history. Whit Whitfield :...

Contract Posted 9 days ago

Radiation Therapist - Travel Contract

Winchester, VA

Travel Radiation Therapist Opportunity in Winchester, Virginia I am looking for a Radiation Therapist that is Virginia licensed to fill an open position out at a great facility in Winchester. This will be a 13 week contract. If you are an experienced Radiation Therapist, APPLY NOW! Requirements for...

Contract Posted 9 days ago

Radiation Therapist Job in Kernstown, VA

Kernstown, CA

Begin a new journey in Kernstown, VA for your next assignment! Soliant is seeking a Radiation Therapist for a position in Kernstown, VA. This 13-week Radiation Therapist travel assignment is needed for a start date in December. The contract requires 2 years of experience. Qualifications: BLS 2...

Contract Posted 12 days ago

Radiation Therapist - Contract

Richmond, VA

Beautiful Virginia Hospital Seeking Skilled Radiation Therapist Job Details: Location: Richmond, VA Start: December 2018 Term: 4-6 Weeks, Full-time (Possible extension) Work Schedule: 36-40 Hours per week / M-F Number of openings: 1 Experience: 2 + Years of recent experience is required Must be...

Contract Posted 14 days ago

Travel Radiation Therapy Contract - South Carolina

Greenville, SC

Are you an experienced radiation therapist? A facility near Greenville, South Carolina is seeking a radiation therapist for a 13-week assignment. Therapist must have at least 2+ years of experience and be familiar with Varian and ARIA. This shift includes working Monday - Friday. The South Carolina...

Contract Posted 16 days ago