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Radiographer

Employer
Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
Location
Hengoed
Salary
£28,834 to £35,099 per annum
Closing date
24 May 2024

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Profession
Radiographer
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Radiology department in Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr, Hengoed is seeking to recruit a Band 5 Diagnostic Radiographer to join the team in the General X-ray department.

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic individual who will undertake a full range of diagnostic radiographs for both in-patients and out-patients.

Following an appropriate induction period, participation in the out of hours shift system will be expected and may also involve rotation to our other hospital sites.

Applications from suitably motivated and experienced Diagnostic Radiographers, with post qualification NHS experience, who are passionate about Radiology and have the desire to produce good quality images and deliver high quality care, are welcome. Training or experience in Radiology within the NHS is essential.

Main duties of the job

To perform radiographic examinations.

To help provide a high quality and efficient radiographic service to all patients.

Manual handling of patients and equipment will be necessary with the appropriate training.

To be familiar with the RADIS and PACS system of software and clinical workstation as required.

To know the work procedures and practices of the radiology department.

To observe a personal duty of care when operating equipment.

To undertake any surveys or audits pertaining to the job.

To participate in an out of hours services as required which involves CT head service.

To ensure the equipment is well cared for and report any breakdowns, faults or problems to your line manager or take the appropriate action in their absence.

To have and maintain an adequate knowledge of the current radiographic techniques carried out and the equipment in the departmental areas where you are normally required to work.

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

About us

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is a multi-award-winning NHS organisation with a passion for caring. The Health Board provides an exceptional workplace where you can feel trusted and valued. Whatever your specialty or stage in your career, we have opportunities for everyone to start, grow and build your career. The health board provides integrated acute, primary and community care serving a population of 650,000 and employing over 16,000 staff.

We offer a fantastic benefits package and extensive training and development opportunities with paid mandatory training, excellent in-house programmes, opportunities to complete recognised qualifications and professional career pathways including a range of management development programmes. We offer flexible working and promote a healthy work life balance, provide occupational health support and an ambitious plan for a Wellbeing Centre of Excellence to support you at work.

Our Clinical Futures strategy continues to enhance and promote care closer to home as well as high quality hospital care when needed. Join us on our journey to pioneer new ways of working and deliver a world-class healthcare service fit for the future.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click Apply now to view in Trac.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • BSc Radiography
  • NSH Experience


Experience

Essential

  • Experience of wide range of techniques


Personal Qualities

Essential

  • Enthusiasm for the post


Employer details

Employer name

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

Address

Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr

Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr

Hengoed

CF82 7GP

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

040-AHP181-0524

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