Skip to main content

This job has expired

Reporting Radiographer

Employer
Hywel Dda University Health Board
Location
TBC
Salary
£44,398 to £50,807 per annum
Closing date
4 May 2024

View more

Profession
Radiographer
Grade
Band 7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We require a suitably qualified person to join our team of Reporting Radiographers. We are looking for a self-motivated Radiographer with plain film reporting qualification in musculoskeletal reporting and NHS experience to join the team. You will contribute to the plain film reporting of images from across the Health Board. Qualification in Chest and abdomen reporting also would be advantageous.

You will need to have a flexible approach to the needs of the service, be open to change and able to work independently and within an established team.

The main Radiology departments in Hywel Dda University Health Board are at Glangwili General Hospital in Carmarthen, Prince Philip Hospital in Llanelli, Withybush General Hospital in Haverfordwest and Bronglais General Hospital in Aberystwyth. You can be based at your chosen location.

Main duties of the job

Applicants must be a Registered Health Professional with an appropriate postgraduate qualification. There may be a requirement to work flexible hours to meet service demands, and a flexible work pattern will be considered. Evidence of CPD and audit will be required.

The successful applicant will possess excellent communication / organisational skills, be tactful and diplomatic. You will be involved in the supervision of student radiographers as well as Radiographers undertaking Reporting courses.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.

About us

Hywel Dda University Health Board is the planner and provider of NHS healthcare services for people in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire and its bordering counties. Our 11,000 members of staff provide primary, community, in-hospital, mental health and learning disabilities services for around 384,000 people across a quarter of the landmass of Wales. We do this in partnership with our three local authorities and public, private and third sector colleagues, including our volunteers, through:

Four main hospitals: Bronglais General in Aberystwyth, Glangwili General in Carmarthen, Prince Philip in Llanelli and Withybush General in Haverfordwest

Seven community hospitals: Amman Valley and Llandovery in Carmarthenshire Tregaron, Aberaeron and Cardigan in Ceredigion and Tenby and South Pembrokeshire Hospital Health and Social Care Resource Centre in Pembrokeshire

48 general practices (four of which are managed practices), 47 dental practices (including three orthodontic), 99 community pharmacies, 44 general ophthalmic practices (43 providing Eye Health Examination Wales and 34 low vision services) and 17 domiciliary only providers and 11 health centres

Numerous locations providing mental health and learning disabilities services

Highly specialised and tertiary services commissioned by the Welsh Health Specialised Services Committee, a joint committee representing seven health boards across Wales.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a full job description and person specification attached within the supporting documents.

The Health Board is committed to supporting its staff to fully embrace the need for bilingualism thereby enhancing patient and service user experiences. In our commitment to increase the number of staff who are able to communicate in Welsh with patients and professionals, we welcome applications from Welsh speakers.

The ability to communicate in Welsh is desirable for this post. If you do not meet the Welsh Language requirements specified, the Health Board offers a variety of learning options and staff support to help you meet these minimal desirable requirements during the course of your employment with us.

Interviews will be held on 15/05/2024.

Person Specification

Qualifications & Knowledge

Essential

  • BSc Radiography (or recognised equivalent)
  • HCPC registration
  • Post graduate qualification in reporting of radiographic images suitable for the role advertised


Desirable

  • PG Diploma/M level module in further imaging modalities


Experience

Essential

  • Previous experience in a senior Radiographic role with experience in a supervisory capacity
  • Previous NHS experience


Desirable

  • Wide experience of senior radiography / junior management


Language Skills

Desirable

  • Welsh Speaker (Level 1)


Other

Essential

  • Able to work well as individual and use initiative
  • Good team worker, reliable, physically able to carry out duties of a review radiographer
  • Flexible approach to meet the needs of the service - able to work hours flexibly. Adaptable to change
  • Ability to travel within geographical area of Health Board


Employer details

Employer name

Hywel Dda University Health Board

Address

To be confirmed

TBC

SA14 8QF

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

100-AHP053-0424

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert