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Radiographer - MRI

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
MRI
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
234-18-CS748
Site
Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital/ Cromer & District Hospital
Town
Norwich / Cromer
Salary
£28,050- £36,644 per annum
Closing
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:.

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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The Norfolk & Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (NNUH) requires a MRI radiographer with sound cross sectional Imaging experience to join our dynamic team, You will contribute positively and enthusiastically to the professional running and future development of the MRI department.

The Trust provides acute hospital care to over 822,500, including specialist services in oncology, radiotherapy, neonatology, orthopedics, plastic surgery, ophthalmology, rheumatology, paediatric medicine and surgery.  The Trust is rated highly by patients for our quality of care.

Our ISAS accredited Radiology department consists of advanced imaging equipment across two hospital sites at Norwich and Cromer. The department is experiencing requests for new services, with strategic plans for expansion, providing imaging to over 800,000 patients per year across Norfolk and the surrounding area. We continue to benchmark positively across a range of key performance indicators for radiology. 

The MRI department consists of four scanners, three located at the NNUH site (Siemens Avanto 1.5T, GE HDXT 1.5T, GE MR750w 3T), and one (GE MR360 1.5T) at Cromer District Hospital (CDH). The department performs a wide range of examinations including advanced Cardiac, Neuro/Neurovascular, breast imaging, pediatric, hepato-biliary and oncology imaging. The department has an established general anesthesia service to support patients from this region as well as providing a Radiographic assistant (RDA) assisted play therapy session for paediatric cases..

We enjoy close collaboration with application specialists, research scientists and physicists who evaluate the latest generation acquisition techniques, providing advanced training and protocol optimisation. The department has an active and expanding MR research profile, supporting the University of East Anglia (UEA) through the provision of dedicated research and clinical trials.

The Trust is also home to the Norwich Radiology Academy, which is one of only four training centres in the country. It is located on the Norwich Research Park, providing high standards, an innovative approach to radiology and availability to advanced techniques through an excellent education programme.

Set in the heart of East Anglia, Norfolk offers glorious open countryside and traditional villages, the tranquility of the Broads and the contrast of the attractive, vibrant historic city of Norwich.  Norwich leads “The 10 Happiest Cities to Work in the UK’, is in the Telegraph’s ‘Britain’s 20 Best cities’ and North Norfolk is second in ‘Britain’s Top 20 places to raise a family’. It is ranked in the ‘Top 10 Shopping Cities in the UK’ and it has a vibrant nightlife, popular for arts, culture, music, and tourism.

In this role you will enjoy a varied and challenging workload in a wide range of clinical specialities and advanced applications, with opportunities to extend and develop clinical skills, as we are committed to recognising the Radiographers role through advanced training and career development opportunities

Please see the Job Description for full details.

Hours of work : Full time 37.5 hours per week,

MRI services is across two hospital sites, where there is a requirement to work at both sites.

We provide 7 days a week service to our patients, therefore flexible approach is necessary. It is a requirement of the post to participate in the extended working day, on-call and bank holiday rota as appropriate

Opening Date for Applications: 10th July 2018

Closing Date for Applications: 22nd July 2018

Interview date: w/c 30th July 2018

                              Previous applicants need not apply 

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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

Raghurajan Maraparambil - MRI Service Lead

tel : 01603 286172

email : raghurajan.maraparambil@nnuh.nhs.uk

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Telephone
01603 287578