- NHS AfC: Band 6
- Full time: 37.5 hours per week
- Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
- £31,365 - £37,890 per annum
- 09/07/2020 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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Medical uses of ionising radiation are amongst the longest established applications of ionising radiation.
These medical uses bring considerable public health benefits. However, ionising radiation can cause harm and a systematic approach to radiation protection should be applied to ensure that there is a balance between being able to utilise the benefits from medical uses of ionising radiation and minimising the risk of radiation effects to patients, workers and members of the public.
An opportunity has arisen at the Norfolk and Norwich to join the Radiology department at NNUH as a key part of the system to ensure the radiation safety of our patients, visitors and staff.
Take the lead in the Radiology department for the development monitoring and evaluation of the quality, safety and effectiveness of radiation protection in order to ensure that the highest standards are provided for patients, visitors and staff.
You will have a 50/ 50 admin clinical workload split and will be expected to maintain clinical competency in their specialist modality.
Specialist Training will be provided to the post holder via external courses and internal mentor support.
As a part of the leadership team within Radiology the post holder will be part of a team that advises Radiology managers on current levels of performance and the necessary actions required to ensure compliance with standards.
As post holder you will work with and support the Radiation Safety/QA Lead in all aspects of radiation protection to ensure departmental compliance with statutory legislation.
* not suitable for unsuccessful applicants within the last 12 months *
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Interview date: 14th July 2020
Open for applications: 29th June 2020
Close for applications: 9th July 2020
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
Amanda Webster - Radiation Safety QA / Lead
Tel: 01603 288481