London, Greater London, England
- £ 35,000 - 45,000 Per year
- Full time
- Temporary, Contract
- Job level
- Qualified (non-manager), Newly qualified, Deputy Manager / Senior Staff
- 26 Apr 2019
- 26 May 2019
Senior Diagnostic Radiographer - Band 6 (Fixed Contract)
The London Clinic is one of the UK’s largest private hospitals, where we pride ourselves on our values, and putting the patient at the heart of everything we do.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Band 6 Diagnostic Radiographer to join our Radiology department on a 12 months fixed term contract. This role is based at our main hospital site at The London Clinic (W1G 6BW).
Established in 1932, The London Clinic is one of the UK’s largest independently owned non-profit hospital, with state-of-the-art facilities located on Harley Street. We have circa 1200 employees, a total of 8 premises, and we are dedicated to providing the best, personalised healthcare with a breadth of surgical and medical expertise. Our main hospital spans 8 floors comprising of 234 beds and 10 theatres. Other premises include, The Duchess of Devonshire Wing (Cancer Centre), The London Clinic Eye Centre and 4 premises providing consulting room suites and diagnostic services.
The London Clinic has a state-of-the-art imaging department providing diagnostic services which range from General radiology through to complex Interventional procedures. We have a dedicated Breast imaging suite as well as our modern Nuclear Medicine department. This is in addition to our busy CT, MR and Ultrasound disciplines which are sited across the main building and satellite areas of The London Clinic campus.
The Band 6 Radiographer will assist in the provision of an efficient Diagnostic Imaging service inclusive of general radiography, theatre sessions, mobile radiography, DEXA scanning and fluoroscopic examinations.
Job Type: Full-time, fixed term contract
Shifts: 37.5 hours per week; Monday to Friday. 7.5 hour daily shifts, flexibility required.
Salary: £35,196 - £45,004, depending on skills & experience
Apply Medical Healthcare, Pension Scheme (total contribution up to 20%), 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, Life Assurance, discounted gym membership and a season ticket travel loan.
Duties & Responsibilities:
- Utilise department protocols to undertake imaging procedures to a consistently high standard.
- Inform patients, carers and other members of staff about all imaging procedures, examination preparation and aftercare in a timely, and professional way.
- Provide imaging in the angiography suite after full training, and assist in interventional procedures under clinical supervision.
- Maintain the Continuing Professional Development process, and to maintain awareness of current and new techniques.
- Play an integral role in the implementation of PACS under supervision of more senior staff.
- Take an active role in Quality Assurance, audit and research projects under the direction of more senior staff.
Skills & Experience:
- HCPC registered, with a BSc in Radiography or equivalent.
- Previous experience in all general, theatre and mobile imaging and fluoroscopy procedures both at student and post graduate level.
- Familiar with PACS, RIS and HIS systems.
- Good understanding of legislation relating to Radiation Protection, Infection Control and Health and Safety.
- Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills.
- Articulate, enthusiastic and flexible, with the ability to work well under pressure, and as part of the multidisciplinary team.
Join a supportive and warm working culture, where your contribution is valued, and you can help us deliver our three core values: Caring, Inspiring and Pioneering.