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Physiologist Open Day

Employer
Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust
Location
London
Salary
£28,407 to £34,581 Per annum plus HCA
Closing date
7 Jun 2024

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Profession
Healthcare scientist, Physiologist
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for Physiologist to join our friendly and welcoming team. We are recruiting the following:

Cardiac Physiology

Respiratory Physiology

Our busy service has a lot to offer physiologists by way of skill development and exposure to multiple diagnostic and interventional techniques.

On the day, you will have the opportunity to meet the members of our team who will talk about their experience at LGT and to discuss what their day in the life looks like, find out about the vacancies we have and the various career paths we can support you with.

We'd love you to come along and we look forward to meeting with you.

Please note this job fair is by admissions by ticket only. See Link below for details of the job fairs and to get a FREE ticket.

Date: Saturday, 1st and 8th June 2024

Time: 10am to 2pm

To register to attend please and venue information complete this link: www.ticketsource.co.uk/lewisham-and-greenwich-nhs-trust

Main duties of the job

To be responsible for providing a high standard, fully comprehensive, multi-skilled cardiac investigative service in a professional manner, working to departmental guidelines whilst being accountable for own actions on both Lewisham and Queen Elizabeth sites. The post holder must have an up to date Immediate Life Support certificate (ILS) and will be required to carry out Independent ECG's and exercise stress tests and teaching. To independently analyse 24 hour tape ECGs. To perform cardiac investigations on wards especially those with high dependency patients and the critically ill.

About us

Our people are our greatest asset. When we feel supported and happy at work, this positivity reaches those very people we are here for, the patients. Engaged employees perform at their best and our Equality, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) initiatives contribute to cultivate a culture of engagement. We have four staff networks, a corporate EDI Team and a suite of programmes and events which aim to insert the 5 aspirations:
  • Improving representation at senior levels of staff with disabilities, from black, Asian, and ethnic minorities background, identify as LGBTQ+ and women, through improved recruitment and leadership development
  • Widening access (anchor institution) and employability
  • Improving the experience of staff with disability
  • Improving the EDI literacy and confidence of trust staff through training and development
  • Making equalities mainstream


  • Job description

    Job responsibilities

    To interpret on a range of cardiac tests and give advice to medical staff if appropriate.

    To assist senior colleagues with administrative duties such as auditing and ordering of consumables.

    To maintain good communication and promote good relations with other directorates and hospitals.

    To have responsibility for reporting failures of equipment, liaising with colleagues and line managers.

    To have an understanding of local health and safety and risk assessment standards and policies.

    To work within these guidelines.

    To have an understanding of infection control and associated practices to be compliant with all Trust procedures.

    Reassures or comforts patients and relatives during or following cardiac investigations.

    To offer advice and guidance to patients, carers and other health professionals on cardiology procedures of patients conditions.

    To inform and promote guidelines and departmental policies to other healthcare professional.

    If you dont manage to submit an application, dont worry, please see link under main duties on how to get a ticket for the job fair.

    We cant wait to see you there!

    Person Specification

    Qualifications and Training

    Essential

    • BSc (Hons) Clinical Physiology with Cardiac Specialism
    • UK Resus Council Immediate Life Support


    Desirable

    • UK Resus Council Intermediate Life Support
    • Voluntary State registration (RCCP)


    Experience

    Essential

    • Extensive Work placements in interventional and non- interventional departments.


    Desirable

    • Shows additional relevant skills obtained outside of degree program.


    Knowledge

    Essential

    • In-depth knowledge of cardiology and cardiology procedures.


    Desirable

    • IT audit, skills.


    Employer details

    Employer name

    Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust

    Address

    Queen Elizabeth Hospital

    Stadium Road

    London

    SE18 4QH

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