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Nuclear Medicine Radiographer

Employer
Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Liverpool
Salary
£35,392 to £42,618 per annum
Closing date
22 May 2024

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Profession
Radiographer
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is an opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic radiographer to join a large nuclear medicine multidisciplinary team.

The department has 3 gamma cameras, PET/CT and BMD and a wide ranging therapeutic service. Successful applicants will have an opportunity to experience all aspects of our service.

Applicants with no nuclear medicine experience are encouraged to apply as we will support you to gain experience and obtain a post-graduate qualification.

Main duties of the job

To be an effective member of the Nuclear Medicine Team providing a high standard of service to patients and their referrers. To assist in the running and organisation of the Nuclear Workload.

This role will require experience and expertise in Nuclear Medicine Techniques.

About us

Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust was created on 1 October 2019 following the merger of two adult acute Trusts, Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust.

The merger provides an opportunity to reconfigure services in a way that provides the best healthcare services to the city and improves the quality of care and health outcomes that patients experience.

The Trust runs Aintree University Hospital, Broadgreen Hospital, Liverpool University Dental Hospital and the Royal Liverpool University Hospital.

It serves a core population of around 630,000 people across Merseyside as well as providing a range of highly specialist services to a catchment area of more than two million people in the North West region and beyond.

To hear more about our achievements click here https://www.liverpoolft.nhs.uk/media/13089/1606-annual-report-booklet_final.pdf

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Job description

Job responsibilities

Provide a commitment to the highest quality of patient care at all times.

To provide a professional standard of communication to all medical, nursing, technical, clerical and ancillary staff

Peform clinical duties in Imaging, Bone density, Administration of thereapeutic isotopes, In-vitro and quantitative studies as delegated by the Superintendant Radiographer, Deputy Superintendent or clinical co-ordinator.

Assist in the running and organisation of the Nuclear Medicine workload.

Carry out Nuclear Medicine procedures to the highest standard, adhering Departmental protocols and paying particular attention to patient identification.

Be proficient in the use of the departmental equipment and to make sure that quality control protocols are always observed. To report any equipment malfunctions or damage as soon as it occurs.

Carry out duties as and when they occur due to new developments within the speciality of Nuclear Medicine

For further details please refer to the attached job description

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • BSc Radiography Diagnostic/Therapy or BSc Nuclear Medicine Technology
  • State Registered - to undertake duties of a Radiographer or Nuclear Medicine Technologist with voluntary registration


Desirable

  • DRI/PGDiploma Nuclear Medicine


Experience

Essential

  • Substantial post-graduation experience.
  • Proven interest in Nuclear Medicine


Desirable

  • Experience in Nuclear Medicine


Other

Essential

  • Committment to CPD
  • Commitment to quality
  • Satisfactory CPD folder
  • Ability to work flexibly


Skills

Essential

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to interact in a multidisciplinary team
  • Good organisational skills.


Desirable

  • Audit


Other

Essential

  • Commitment to CPD
  • Commitment to quality
  • Satisfactory CPD portfolio
  • Ability to work flexibly


Employer details

Employer name

Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Royal Liverpool Hospital

Prescot Street

Liverpool

L7 8XP

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