Radiographer- Band 5 37.5 hours per week Permanent �28,407 - �34,581 per annum pro rata Closing Date:
30th November 2023 Interview Date:
week commencing 11th December 2023 Are you a Radiographer looking for a new career opportunity? Are you interested in working within an Acute Trust and providing high standard imaging services ? Come & join our radiology team today! This post may close early due to high numbers of applications, so you are advised to apply promptly.
All correspondence for this vacancy will be sent by email please check your account regularly including your Junk and SPAM areas. A great and friendly place to work, so bring your passion, commitment and expertiseand enjoy the opportunities to make a difference every day. #JoinTeamEliot Main duties of the job
To provide a diagnostic imaging service of the highest standard in accordance with departmental protocols and guidelines for accident and emergency patients, in-patients, out-patients and GP referrals whilst ensuring optimum patient care.
Provides supervision and assists in the training of student radiographers, acting as mentor/assessor where necessary
Will also contribute to quality assurance program and be involved in audit/research where appropriate.
Provides evidence of maintaining professional competencies and continuing professional development as required by Health Professions Council for state registration.About us
Here at George Eliot our vision to 'excel at patient care'
takes centre stage. An ever evolving clinically-led acute service provider we are on a journey to continually provide high quality, safe and responsive services delivered by inspiring, friendly and compassionate staff who share our corporate values which underpin everything we do. Our values are not just words on a piece of paper, they bond us together, reflect our ambition and shape who we are: E
ffective Open Communication
cellence and safety in everything we do C
hallenge but support E
xpect respect and dignity L
ocal health that inspires confidence Benefits:
On-site nursery, 27 days minimum annual leave plus bank holidays, cycle to work scheme, flexible working, extensive in-house course learning directory, buying and selling of annual leave, subsidised restaurant, tranquillity garden and generous subsidised on-site parking.Job descriptionJob responsibilitiesOther duties include: Able to communicate imaging procedures empathetically to gain verbal consent and co-operation from a variety of patients including those from different cultural backgrounds, those with learning difficulties, paediatric, the elderly and infirm and traumatised patients. Communicates effectively with a wide range of service users including patients, carers and other healthcare professionals to provide high quality patient care and use of resources. To ensure that both patient care and the patient welfare are kept to the highest standard. To use the radiology computer system for input and retrieval of patient details. To record all equipment faults and arrange for the service engineers to attend and repair any faults as soon as possible. Have knowledge of clerical and assistant duties and be able to undertake these when required. To maintain a clean, tidy and safe working environment and liaise with estates or housekeeping department as necessary EDUCATIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES Provides evidence of maintaining professional competencies and continuing professional development as required by HPC for state registration To be demonstrably proactive seeking and identifying opportunities to apply new knowledge to own and others practice Continually assess and monitor risk in own practice Attends mandatory training courses in accordance with Trust policies. RESEARCH AND AUDIT To participate in audit of clinical procedures and systems To be actively involved in service improvement To provide comments on changes to policies and procedures. Person SpecificationA+EEssential
- Developed understanding of the need to work as an individual and as part of a team.
- Radiation safety - working knowledge of IR (M) ER 2017 regulations, and ionising radiation regulations 2017
- BSc or working towards in Diagnostic Radiography or the Diploma of the College of Radiographers.
- Evidence of CPD
- Possesses highly developed dexterity skills including fine manipulation, skills with consistency and accuracy across a wide range of equipment and radiographic positioning techniques.
Employer detailsEmployer name
- Experience of digital radiography and PACS.
- Some practical experience in CT/MRI scanning and interventiona
- Post grad certificate qualification or equivalent
- Society of Radiographers Certificate of competence in administering intravenous injections or equivalent
- Registration with the HCPC.
George Eliot Hospital NHS TrustAddress
George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust
Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.