An opportunity has arisen at the University Hospital Southampton, NHS Foundation Trust (UHS) to join this well established, friendly, hardworking team of over 60 Radiographers working within the Cross Sectional Imaging Department.
Our supportive team of Superintendent Radiographers and Radiologists lead our imaging services with an open and inclusive approach to our work. Our radiography team are actively encouraged to personally develop along their career path with strong future opportunities available in this continually developing organisation. We value people who want to make a difference to patients and their workplace and we offer supportive and positive leadership.
You can read an overview of the main duties of the role in the section below: Job Description and Main Responsibilities.
To understand the role in more detail please read the full job description and person specification documents attached.
As one of the largest acute teaching Trusts in England, we offer learning and development opportunities to help you achieve the career you aspire to. UHS is rated ‘Good’ by the CQC and in the latest national NHS Staff Survey, we were in the top 10 acute trusts for staff engagement and for staff recommending the hospital as a place to work or receive care.
We support flexible working and will consider requests taking into account the needs of the service. UHS employees are able to access a range of NHS discounts, are entitled to a minimum of 35 days paid holiday (pro rata), and we offer a generous pension scheme.
Southampton is an attractive place to live and work situated on the south coast, with an international airport and direct trains to London. The New Forest National Park and beaches of the Jurassic coast are also right on our doorstep. The city offers living costs 20% lower than London and 14 schools rated outstanding by Ofsted
The successful post holder will be a key member of the cross sectional team with a high level of competence in specialist modalities of MRI,CT scanning and Neuro Interventional Angiography. You must also be able to demonstrate good communication skills, professionalism and a flexible approach to working to support the CT & MRI Imaging Leads in delivering an efficient and effective service. You will be working on the Southampton General site and, in the future, also as part of a rotation off site in the Southampton City area CT scanning as part of the targeted lung health check screening service.
The Department has the following equipment installed: -
We are seeking enthusiastic, talented radiographers preferably with experience in both CT & MRI, but a training post will be considered if the appropriate candidate is identified.
Interviews will be held on Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Should you have any queries, please use the contact details below to get in touch.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.