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Radiographer

Employer
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Norwich / Cromer NR27 0BQ
Salary
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum, pro rata
Closing date
29 Apr 2024

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Profession
Radiographer
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
There are two posts available a rotational CT post which will offer a guaranteed rotation between CT and General X-ray. You will be trained in all aspects of CT to a level which will enable you to work independently within the modality. This post will consist of alternating blocks split between CT and the General rotation.

There is also a General rotational post in which you will work in all areas of General X-ray.

The Radiology Department boasts 10 general rooms with 3 in a busy and exciting ED unit our rooms are DR and include 4 new Samsung units. We also have Fluoroscopy, Angiography, CT, MRI, Dentals, DXA and Cardiac Cath Lab (including PPCI). The Interventional and Cardiac Cath Lab Units have undergone redevelopment with huge expansion works. CT is undergoing an asset replacement programme, with 2 scanners completed and the other 2 due to be replaced this year. The Community Diagnostics Centre project is due for completion in 2025 which will include 4 new CT scanners along with plain film x-ray rooms and MRI scanners. There are 27 theatres in which we have a range of Image Intensifiers. 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, US, MRI and DXA.

Main duties of the job

To provide a professional, high quality and responsive departmental service, to patients, in a safe clinical environment. The post holder will practice without the direct supervision of a clinician.

To participate in training and supervising of imaging staff, students, assistants and medical staff.

Hours of work: Full Time and part time hours are available (min 15hrs). Shifts are a mixture of long and short days. You will be required to work flexibly - weekday / weekend and out of hours duties within the NNUH Trust including Cromer District Hospital. We operate a 7 day working week which includes rostering at nights, weekends and Bank Holidays. We offer flexible working opportunities as well.

About us

Join us at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital and be part of a workforce of over 10,000 staff!

The NNUH is one of the largest NHS trusts in the UK, providing first-class acute care for around one million people, living in Norfolk and surrounding areas. We are a teaching and research hospital, at the forefront of innovation, home to state-of-the-art facilities, such as the Quadram Institute. We are pleased to work closely with the University of East Anglia, providing teaching opportunities for our staff and placement opportunities for their students. We attract some of the best and leading professionals from across the country and are proud that our workforce represents 94 countries from across the world.

We are a friendly, collaborative hospital, working with local services and home to N& N Hospitals Charity

We can offer you the full range of NHS benefits/discounts and in addition:
  • Flexible working hours
  • Fast Track Staff Physiotherapy Service
  • Multi Faith prayer room
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Excellent pension scheme and annual leave entitlement
  • Wagestream - access up to 40% of your pay as you earn it
  • Free Park & Ride service direct to NNUH site
  • Free 24-hours confidential counselling support
  • On-site Nursery
  • On-site cafes offering staff discounts
  • Support in career development
  • Flexible staff bank
  • Salary Sacrifice schemes including lease cars, Cycle to Work scheme and home electronics


Job description

Job responsibilities

Our QSI accredited Radiology Department at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals is looking for highly motivated, enthusiastic Band 5 Diagnostic Radiographers to join its friendly team and support the development of the Radiology Department.

To support the delivery of a high quality, safe and compassionate healthcare service, all staff are expected to act as a role model to others in all aspects of their work and consistently demonstrate NNUHs PRIDE values of People focused, Respect, Dedication, Integrity and Excellence.

Please view the attached job description for full details of the role and use your supporting statement to confirm how you meet the essential and desirable criteria on the job specification.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Current HCPC Registration
  • Evidence of CPD


Experience

Desirable

  • Ability to train other members of staff including all clinical staff at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
  • Demonstrates an understanding and experience of working with performance objectives and organisational targets


Skills

Essential

  • Have good communication skills
  • Have good organisational skills


Attitude, Aptitude

Essential

  • Demonstrate good motivational attitude, initiative, be an effective team member, be appropriately assertive, and have flexibility both within a team and individually
  • Effective role model, demonstrating NNUH's PRIDE values of People focused, Respect, Integrity, Dedication and Excellence
  • Demonstrates understanding and commitment to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion


Employer details

Employer name

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

Address

Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital / Cromer District Hospital

Colney Lane / Mill Road

Norwich / Cromer NR27 0BQ

NR4 7UY

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234-23-CS3666-DAC-50/50

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