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CT Radiographer

Employer
The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Rotherham
Salary
£35,392 to £42,618 per annum, pro rata
Closing date
26 Apr 2024

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Profession
Radiographer
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and talented Radiographer to join this well-established, friendly, hardworking team. Preferably with CT experience, however a training post (Band 5 grade) would be considered if the appropriate candidate was identified. A flexible working approach is essential to delivering the highest quality of care to patients at TRFT along with an efficient service. The current CT service has expanded due to the increase in demand with a rolling shift pattern of contracted hours over seven days including night shifts. There have been some exciting changes for the CT department here at Rotherham with the newly developed CT suite in the acute hospital which has a new Siemens Somatom Drive Dual source CT scanner and a Siemens AS+ 128 slice CT scanner. Also cross-site the newly developing Rotherham Community Diagnostic Centre supported by a Siemens Somatom Go 32 Slice CT Scanner. Both departments offer an excellent service and opportunity to Rotherham patients and staff The CT Service provides services to Trauma, Orthopaedics, Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, ENT, General Medicine, Cardiology, Oncology, Breast, Neurology and Stroke Services. We actively support post graduate education and have Advanced Practice CT Radiographers reporting CT Head and CT Colonography examinations. We make every effort to support growth here at TRFT, looking at innovative ways to develop personally and professionally.

Main duties of the job

The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate good communication skills, professionalism and a flexible approach to work in order to deliver excellent Patient care and provide an efficient service. The working day consists of a varied mix of inpatients and outpatients and excellent team work is vital in order to deliver this service.

About us

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust is a combined acute and community Trust serving a population of over 260,000 with over 4,500 staff. Our vision is to always act the right way and be proud to provide exceptional healthcare to the communities of Rotherham. We are working successfully with partners across South Yorkshire as part of the Integrated Care Board where we are leading and collaborating in several key work streams and service areas, including workforce development. We combine our patient first approach with innovation and care against a backdrop of system working, as encapsulated in our Trust values

AMBITIOUS - We set high standards for the services we deliver. We aim to be an outstanding Trust and we are enthusiastic about delivering excellent health care for our patients.

CARING - We embrace the importance of giving the highest possible quality of care for our patients. We also care for each other as colleagues and for the community, our resources, our environment and our future.

TOGETHER - We value the importance of working together with patients, carers and families to ensure that we provide high quality patient centred care. We are committed to working with partners and stakeholders across Rotherham, South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw to develop sustainable services for the population we serve. Getting the right leaders in the Trust is critical to achieving.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion, for both our patients and our workforce.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please see attached job description and person specification for full details of the role and responsibilities.

Person Specification

PIN

Essential

  • Please enter HCPC pin


Qualifications

Essential

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent in Diagnostic Radiography
  • Evidence of continual professional development


Desirable

  • Demonstrable relevant experience as a Radiographer.
  • Experience within CT
  • Trained in I.V. Cannulation and to inject contrast media
  • Anaphylaxis Training
  • Post graduate education
  • Completed rotations in specialties and experience of audit/research


Knowledge

Essential

  • Evidence of training in all radiographic techniques
  • Knowledge of professional standards in keeping with professional registration (e.g. HCPC)
  • Knowledge of basic computer skills
  • Knowledge of radiation protection, IR(ME) R2017, IRR 17 and radiographic protocols
  • To be able to work without direct supervision
  • Maintain a high degree of professionalism


Employer details

Employer name

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Rotherham Nhs Foundation Trust

120 Moorgate Road

Rotherham

South Yorkshire

S60 2TY

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

C9165-23-11-108

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