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Head of Nuclear Medicine Physics Service

Band 8c/ 8d

Main area
Nuclear Medicine
Band 8c/ 8d
Full Time: 37.5 hours per week
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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
£56,665 - £83,258 per annum
25/02/2018 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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The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is one of the most successful teaching NHS Trusts in the country, with a reputation for high quality clinical care. The Radiology/ Nuclear Medicine Directorate at the NNUH is a major teaching department, incorporating one of only three dedicated Radiology Academies in the UK and accredited for teaching clinical Nuclear Medicine.

We currently have a rare and exciting opportunity for a Consultant Clinical Scientist and Head of Nuclear Medicine to join us and help shape the future of our service and strategy at a time of possible expansion.

Our PRIDE Values - People focused, Respect, Integrity, Dedication and Excellence support the delivery of our mission - “to provide every patient with the care we want for those we love the most” and as a senior manager within our directorate you will take the lead in ensuring that everyone works together to display our values.

We currently offer a wide range of Nuclear Medicine diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to patients across Norfolk and Suffolk and are exploring expanding our portfolio in the future. We have recently introduced SPECT/ CT imaging and have well developed plans to replace our other two cameras with SPECT/CT machines next year and to significantly expand hybrid imaging as well as supporting an independent sector static PET/CT scanner. We welcome applications from candidates who share our ambition to develop the breadth and quality of services we provide and will take a lead role in these projects.

You will play a significant part in delivering training and development to our existing teams and any new staff to the department as well as to Radiology Registrars from our Academy. As new techniques and advances are developed you will take the lead in ensuring that our staff understand the benefits these can have for our patients and service.

You will also take responsibility for the radiological protection aspects of the service including radioactive materials and waste management and you and will be a core member of the Trust Radiation Protection Committee.

Our hospital is dedicated to creating leading research and development projects and you will be expected to play a significant role in this within the directory by encouraging, participating and directing research opportunities with the Nuclear Medicine field.


Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week

Opening Date for Applications: 23rd January 2018 

Closing Date for Applications: 25th February 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

Julia Kazimierczak - Imaging Service Manager or Matt Gray - Clinical Scientist on 01603 288459 (ext 4459) or or

If you have problems applying, contact

01603 287578