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Lead Radiographer in Project Imaging (Band 7)

NHS AfC: Band 7

Main area
Radiology
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
234-18-CS653
Site
Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital
Town
Norwich
Salary
£33,222-£43,041 per annum
Closing
29/07/2018 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:.

People-focused

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

Respect

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

Integrity

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

Dedication

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

Excellence

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

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An exciting opportunity has arisen within Radiology for a Lead Radiographer in Projection Imaging (Plain Film) Radiology.

We are looking for a Senior Radiographer, with significant experience within this environment, to work closely with 2 Plain Film Leads in Radiology together with the General Radiology Service Lead in managing and delivering the service for your specific area.

The NNUH is an ISAS accredited department playing an important role in the teaching and training of health professionals in partnership with the UEA, City College Norwich and University of Suffolk.  The Trust’s location on the Norwich Research Park means that research and development is a key feature of our work.

Radiology has 10 general rooms with 3 in a busy and exciting ED unit; most of our rooms are DR. We also have a satellite Chest DR room, fluoroscopy, 2 Interventional Angiography suites; 4 CT & 4 MRI scanners, Dentals, Dxa and 3 Cardiac Cath Labs (including PPCI).  Radiology also provides a service to 27 theatres and a number of wards utilising 9 mobile image intensifiers and several mobile x-ray machines. In addition we support 2 clinician operated mini c-arms.

Cromer Hospital forms part of the Trust and is situated on the beautiful North Norfolk coast. The Cromer Radiology Department has 2 general rooms supporting a busy MIU, GP’s and clinics together with a procedure room with its own image intensifier. Also on site at Cromer are Mammography, MRI and Dxa. We are committed to role extension, CPD, career progression and preceptorship and also have close links with the Norwich Radiology Academy.

As post holder you will:

  • provide a professional, high quality and responsive imaging service to patients in the specific area, in a safe clinical environment
  • provide enhanced clinical leadership in the specific imaging area
  • provide training for undergraduate and postgraduate staff, supervising, motivating and developing others as appropriate.
  • be responsible for the day to day tactical planning of service delivery in the area
  • develop appropriate improvement strategies in line with Trust and Divisional objectives
  • deputise for the Plain Film Service Modality Lead as required

Hours of work: Full Time 37.5 hours per week, shift pattern.

Shifts are a mixture of long and short days. You will be required to work flexibly - weekday / weekend and out of hour’s duties within the NNUH Trust including Cromer District Hospital. We operate a 7 day working week which includes rostering at weekends as your normal days with days off in the week.

Opening Date for Applications: 11th July 2018

Closing Date for Applications: 29th July 2018

Interview date: w/c 6th 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

Emma Key-Yeomans - Radiology Operations Manager

tel : 01603 647795

email : emma.key-yeomans@nnuh.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01603 287578