Looking to take your career to the next level?
If so, our client is now recruiting for a Band 5 Radiographer to join their well respected hospital. They are looking for a enthusiastic and flexible Radiographer to join their Imaging Department.
You will be performing general x-ray, theatres, fluoroscopy, DSA and Interventional Radiology. Our client is based in Central London and has great commute options via Car, Bus and Train making your commute a whole lot easier.
- Diagnostic Diploma or Degree in Radiography
- HPC Registration
- Evidence of CPD
- Evidence of clinical experience as a Radiographer/ Radiographer Student
- Competence across a range of radiographic skills supported by professional knowledge acquired through degree (BSc Hons or equivalent Diploma)
- Knowledge Current Radiation Protection regulations
- Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
- Able to work under pressure
- Able to work weekends/ on-call as required
- Act as a point of advice for patient enquiries regarding their referral
- Act as a patient advocate in Radiation protection issues
- Operate advanced software on specialised Radiological equipment e.g. image reformatting and dynamic imaging
- Participate in the organisation, co-ordination and prioritisation of the flow of work within the department, ensuring the delivery of an efficient and effective diagnostic imaging service
- Ensure that a high standard of patient care and high professional standards are maintained throughout the Imaging department
- Liaise with referral source and Consultant Radiologist where clarification is required regarding selection of the most clinically appropriate imaging examination
- Review images and in liaison with Radiologists ensure that supplementary imaging procedures are considered prior to patient departure from the Department
- Ensure that images are presented for reporting purposes in a timely and accurate manner
- Ensure that urgent findings are communicated to the appropriate person and patients are directed accordingly
- Be familiar with the range of technical applications available on Imaging Equipment
- Maintain accurate patient records by input of accurate information to reflect the service provided and meet professional standards
- Work as part of a team to ensure effective communication and delivery of care
- Liaise with other departments/wards within the hospital and various external sources in order to provide a high quality service to patients and clinicians.
- Participate in the delivery of an out of hours service, providing a stand/by and on call service to patients requiring urgent imaging due to acute trauma or illness
- Perform non-radiographic tasks intrinsic to the day to day running of the department, for example:
- Making appointments
- Answering telephones and responding to enquiries
- Patient registration and accounting tasks
- Chaperone duties for ultrasound where required
- Competitive pay For employees joining us from the NHS, we can provide continuation of your NHS pension
- Contributory pension schemes to suit all pockets.
- Private healthcare cover of up to £20,000 per year
- 27 days annual leave + Bank Holidays
- Ongoing training and development programmes and a genuine commitment to continuous professional development
- Discounts at local, national and online shops
- Interest-free season ticket loans
- Cycle to work loan scheme
- Employee “Service Excellence” recognition rewards