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Lead Radiographer - Compliance Team

University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust
£35,392 to £42,618 a year pro rata pa
Closing date
5 Jul 2024

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Band 6
Contract Type
Part Time
An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Radiographer with excellent organisational and communication skills to join the Imaging Compliance Team.

This is a cross site 0.4 WTE (15 hours per week) role with regular working at the Royal Derby and Queens Hospital Burton sites. There will also be an occasional need for working at other University Hospitals of Derby and Burton (UHDB) sites which deliver Imaging Services. Following induction, there will also be the opportunity to work from home as part of a regular working pattern.

As part of the Compliance Team the post holder will support the Superintendent Radiographer in delivering the departments Governance, Quality and Accreditation agenda and the successful applicant will be involved in all aspects of compliance teamwork including meeting the Quality Standard for Imaging, QSI.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Radiographer to use their knowledge and skills in a department wide support role.

You will need to be HCPC registered with demonstrable NHS experience and a proven interest in governance work.

The University Hospitals of Derby and Burton have a focus on patient care and the work of the Compliance Team underpins this in the Imaging Business Unit.

Main duties of the job

  • To plan, organise and prioritise own workload and assist in that of support staff
  • To support the Superintendent Radiographer GQA in delivering the department's clinical governance programme, including the management of risk, incidents, complaints, mandatory training, extended practice and legislative compliance.
  • To support the Superintendent Radiographer GQA in delivering the department's QSI programme including identifying, collecting, collating and uploading evidence for online submissions.
  • To support the Superintendent Radiographer GQA in delivering the department's Quality Management programme including the use of the services QPulse QMS.

The Compliance Team are at the heart of Imaging's efforts to provide a safe, high quality and equitable service for the patients who use our services at 9 sites across Southern Derbyshire and Southeast Staffordshire.

Closing date of applications: 4 July 2024

Interview date: 18 July 2024

About us

As a trusted organisation at the heart of our communities, we recognise the important role we can play in supporting the public, patients, our own people and local partners in achieving the best of health for the local population and the communities in which they live by providing Exceptional Care Together

Our fundamental Values of Compassion, Openness and Excellence underpin how we intend to work as a Trust and the associated behaviours are becoming embedded in all aspects of how we work.

In return we will offer:
  • Development opportunities, both professional and leadership development
  • On-going support from recruitment to when you join our team and beyond.
  • Staff benefits including employee assistance programme, discounted gym membership, onsite fitness classes, car schemes

Key Facts:
  • We see on average 4810 OP appointments a day.
  • We are the 4 th busiest Trauma & Orthopaedic outpatients department in England - an average of 2077 per week.
  • An average of 1115 patients are seen in A& Es across our network every day - 3rd largest in the country.
  • Our hospitals admit an average of 195 emergency patients daily.
  • Last year we undertook almost 33,700 planned surgical operations in our 57 operating theatres.
  • We are one of only 7 Trusts nationally with more than 50 operating theatres.
  • We carry out more than 140 elective procedures each working day.
  • UHDB is a research active University Hospital with a large and varied portfolio of clinical trials and research opportunities for all staff.

Job description

Job responsibilities

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Person Specification



  • BSc honours or equivalent


  • Leadership/short courses



  • Current HCPC registration



  • Evidence of post registration practise resulting in broadening of knowledge
  • Evidence of a wide range of plain film experience
  • Evidence of team leadership
  • Evidence of training students, assistants, junior staff
  • Evidence of undertaking responsibilies i.e absence and appraisal


  • Supervisory and 1st line managerial experience

Analytical/judgemental skill


  • Evidence of manipulation of radiological data/images
  • Evidence of quality focus

Communication skills


  • Evidence of good communication- well written application
  • Evidence of caring skills with patients
  • Evidence of communication within mutlidisciplinary team

Planning/organisational skills


  • Evidence of planning and organising workload
  • Evidence of problem solving skills
  • Evidnece of teamwork, liasing with colleagues

Physical skills


  • Evidence of adapative technique
  • Evidence of IT skills



  • Evidence of community work/Derby

Employer details

Employer name

University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust


Royal Derby Hospital

Uttoxeter Road


DE22 3NE

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