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 Therapists Needed (Contract) - Globe, AZ

Globe, Arizona
How does Arizona sound for your next travel assignment in 2023? An opportunity is available now. Soliant is now staffing Radiation Therapist for a cancer center in Globe, Arizona! This position is a day shift available for 13 weeks, with a requirement to work 40 hours per week. Interview...
Travel 2 days ago

Travel Radiation Therapist needed in Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix, Arizona
Ready for a new assignment this year? Soliant is currently looking for a Radiation Therapist to fill a travel position for our client in Phoenix. Experience in Varian TrueBeam and ARIA is necessary. At least two years of recent  experience in radiation therapy is required as well...
Contract 24 days ago

Radiation Therapist needed for position in Tucson, AZ

Tucson, Arizona
Soliant is currently looking for a Radiation Therapist to fill a position for our client in Tucson. The city is well known for its great parks, gardens and other outdoor activities! This position offers competitive experience and a Arizona license is required. If you meet the qualifications lis...
Contract 26 days ago

Hiring Travel Radiation Therapist- Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix, Arizona
Are you ready for a new environment? Have you considered working near Phoenix, Arizona? Here at Soliant we have an opening at a healthcare facility who is ready to interview their next best candidate as soon as possible. Interviews are being scheduled daily for this position.  If thi...
Contract 27 days ago

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