Radiographer

Location Weston-super-Mare
Salary: ££31,000 - £38,000
Contact name: Jessica Macklin
Contact email: j.macklin@t2healthcare.com
Published: 16 days ago

Do you want progression in your next role?

If so, an exciting opportunity has arisen to join a leading NHS Trust. With over 13,000 staff, the Trust delivers over 100 different clinical services across 10 different sites serving a core population of more than 500,000 people. With services from the neonatal intensive care unit to care of the elderly, they provide care to the people of Bristol, Weston and the south west from the very beginning of life to its later stages.

This is an amazing opportunity to join their incredible team.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To provide an x-ray service to the Trust, by producing high quality images.

  • To participate in the out of hour’s service, this includes providing a CT service both within core hours and on call.

  • Take part in the provision of a 24-hour CT and radiographic service.

  • Produce and maintain images of good quality for the diagnostic and treatment process, in accordance with professional, technical and legal standards.

  • Regular exposure to distressing or emotional situations, weekly, e.g., caring for terminally ill and occasional exposure (few times per year) to highly distressing situations e.g., cardiac arrest.

  • Frequent exposure to bodily fluids e.g., blood, urine etc, infection risks and occasional exposure to fleas/lice or intoxicated, aggressive or abusive patients and relatives

  • Your working hours will be 37.5 hours a week – 12 hours a day.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience of general and trauma plain film imaging, with knowledge of a wide variety of all imaging techniques.

  • Experience of cross-sectional imaging, CT essential.

  • MRI experience.

  • H&S regulations relating to radiation protection (including IRMER(E) regulations).

  • CT knowledge.

  • MRI knowledge.

  • Knowledge of the Radiology Information System, and ability to use it to access and alter patient and examination data.

Benefits:

  • Annual leave.

  • Pay enhancements.

  • Personal development & career progression.

  • Sick leave.

  • Maternity leave.

  • Paternity leave.

  • Parental leave.

  • NHS pension.

If this opportunity sounds like it would be the perfect fit for you then please apply.