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Clinical Scientist

NHS AfC: Band 7

Main area
Healthcare Science
NHS AfC: Band 7
37.5 hours per week
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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
£31,696-£41,787 per annum
22/07/2018 23:59

At NNUH it is our privilege to provide healthcare to over one million people across Norfolk and surrounding areas. Our vision is to ‘provide every patient with the care we want for those we love the most’, and if this inspires you and you share our values, we really want you to join our team. 

Our values support our vision and guide the behaviour of everything we do, these are:.


We look after the needs of our patients, carers and colleagues, to provide a safe and caring experience for all.


We act with care, compassion and kindness and value others’ diverse needs.


We take an honest, open and ethical approach to everything we do.


We work as one team and support each other to maintain the highest professional standards.


We continuously learn and improve to achieve the best outcomes for our patients and our hospital. 

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This is an exciting opportunity to join the team within Radiotherapy Physics providing clinical scientific and physics services to the Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology. The Department has recently entered a new 10 year Managed Services Contract with Medipass to provide a radiotherapy service to the people of Norfolk for the next ten years. A new Truebeam linac was installed in October, a further two Truebeam replacements are planned for later this year, together with a new CT scanner. The Department currently has five linacs, GE CT, Xstrahl superficial unit and Varisource HDR.

As post holder you will:

  • Assist in all aspects of the radiotherapy physics service i.e. treatment planning, brachytherapy and quality assurance.
  • Contribute to the development of new treatment techniques and assisting with commissioning of new equipment.
  • Participate in research and development projects with a view to presentation.
  • Assist with teaching and training within the Department.
  • Participate in maintaining the Departmental ISO 9001:2015 quality system including review of procedures, writing of work instructions, carrying out audits.

Hours of work : 37.5 hours per week, shift pattern,  to include extended working day. Some weekend working may be required 

We will accept applications from those looking to pursue route 2 to state registration, subject to the Annex 21 AfC terms and conditions

Opening Date for Applications: 29th June 2018

Closing Date for Applications: 22nd July 2018

Interview date : Thursday 16th August 2018


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Alison Vinall - Head of Radiotherapy Physics 

tel : 01603 288758

email :

If you have problems applying, contact

01603 287956