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Senior Cross sectional Radiographer

Employer
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Location
London
Salary
£51,488 to £57,802 a year p.a inclusive of HCA
Closing date
23 Jul 2024

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Profession
Radiographer
Grade
Band 7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Would you like to work in a forward thinking, fast paced Cross sectional (MRI/CT/X-ray) environment? If so then we would love to hear from you.

Main duties of the job

Wimpole street - Guys and St Thomas Specialist Care is part of the largest heart and lung centre in the UK and among the largest in Europe. We are a partnership of specialist hospitals which are known throughout the world for our expertise, standard of care and research success.

Cross sectional rotational Senior Radiographer to work alongside our existing team delivering a high quality CT, X-Ray and MRI service. The successful candidate will provide specialist clinical knowledge and skills in cross sectional imaging (with particular emphasis on cardiovascular).

We are looking for an experienced MRI/CT cardiovascular radiographer wishing to develop their skills in a small but busy department. Applicants with the following skills will be considered and the necessary training delivered as necessary
  • MRI & CT modality cardiovascular experience
  • MRI modality cardiovascular experience
  • MRI 2-3+ years radiology experience

The post will give the opportunity to build on and extend your clinical expertise in diagnostic imaging. The successful candidate needs to be enthusiastic, highly motivated, hardworking, a team player and committed to our vision.

About us

You will deliver a high quality of diagnostic imaging to all service users, ensuring clinical safety and facilitating an exceptional level of care for all patients in keeping with:
  • Vision and Values of the Private Patient Directorate.
  • Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust and Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals Policies and Protocols.
  • National, regional and local policies.
  • Roles and responsibilities of a state registered radiographer.
  • Compassion in Practice (DOH 2012)

The post holder is expected to work as an effective and responsible team member supporting others in a adaptable and approachable manner and to contribute to the development of the new facility.

The post holder will ensure compliance with clinical governance and will take part in any inspection requested by statutory bodies such as Health and Safety, CQC, etc. if required.

Job description

Job responsibilities

To perform a range of diagnostic MR/CT procedures as required within the department, managing patient priority as appropriate.

To contribute effectively to the delivery of an effective and responsive Radiology service.

To supervise, assist and train a range of student and assistant staff in both the delivery of the service and their individual development needs.

To assist in and manage workflow and ensure all data inputs are recorded for both patient record integrity and statistical evaluation purposes.

To promote the highest professional and technical standards in the department using personal example.

Demonstrate partnership in professional development issues maintaining a high level of technical and theoretical skills through personal CPD.

To participate in the Governance of the Department in areas including Risk Management, Health and Safety, Research and Audit activities.

See the full job description attached

Person Specification

Qualifications and Knowledge

Essential

  • State registration with the Health Professions Council
  • At least 2 years postgraduate experience
  • Basic understanding of MRI functionality


Desirable

  • Understanding of recent developments in the NHS


Skills

Essential

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to analyse and solve problems
  • Good presentation skills


Desirable

  • Evidence of training - students & other staff


Experience

Essential

  • Evidence of multidisciplinary team working
  • Cross sectional imaging experience


Employer details

Employer name

Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Wimpole Street - Guys St Thomas Specialist Care

77 Wimpole Street

London

W1G 9RU

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