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Clinical Scientist Graduate Trainee

NHS AfC: Band 6

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Healthcare Science - Radiotherapy Physics
NHS AfC: Band 6
Permanent & Fixed term
Full Time: 37.5 hours per week
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Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital
£26,565 -£35,577 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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* 1 x Permanent post and 1 x 12 month fixed term / secondment opportunity available * 

This is an excellent opportunity for two enthusiastic and dedicated Clinical Scientist Graduate Trainees to join our team. Radiotherapy Physics provides 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 be expected to participate in all aspects of the Department’s routine work for patients undergoing treatment using ionising radiation. This will include treatment planning, Quality Assurance for both patient treatments and equipment, and brachytherapy. You will also be expected to be involved with some Departmental projects which are aimed at developing the radiotherapy service.

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

Opening Date for Applications: 29th June 2018

Closing Date for Applications: 22nd July  2018

Interview date : Monday 13th August 2018

**If you are considering applying for the fixed term contract vacancy on a secondment basis, please discuss with your Line Manager prior to applying to ascertain whether this could be supported**

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Applicant requirements

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

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If you have problems applying, contact

01603 287956