Band 5 Diagnostic Radiographer- Plain Film
- Plain Film Imaging
- Band 5
- Full time
- Part time
- Royal Stoke Hospital
- £27,055 - £32,934 per annum (pro rata)
- 06/10/2022 23:59
If there is a high volume of applications the advert may be closed early. Please apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. (This does not apply to any medical staffing posts)
Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.
We’re offering fantastic opportunities for qualified Radiographers looking for a new
challenge or final year Student Radiographers to secure a permanent Band 5 post in the
Imaging Directorate at the University Hospitals of North Midlands (UHNM) on the General
Main duties of the job
As a member of the General Modality team you will be joining a team of approximately 60
band 5/6 Radiographers, 8 Assistant Practitioners, and 15 Imaging Department Assistants
working at the Royal Stoke site. The team are friendly and welcoming to those that are new
to the area and have a great social network.
We have 10 x-ray rooms; predominantly DR with an equipment replacement programme in
place to move to being fully DR. Additionally we have 9 Image Intensifiers to support the
busy workload in the operating theatres. You will rotate through all General Modality areas
including in-patients, out-patients, MSK, theatres, mobiles, and fluoroscopy. You will
participate in the Red Dot system and you will be contributing to a 24/7 roster with
enhancements for duties worked out of hours that will boost your salary.
Working for our organisation
University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust is one of the largest and most modern in the country. We serve around three million people and we’re highly regarded for our facilities, teaching and research. The Trust has around 1,450 inpatient beds across two sites in Stoke-on-Trent and Stafford. Our 11,000 strong workforce provide emergency treatment, planned operations and medical care from Royal Stoke University Hospital and County Hospital in Stafford.
We are the specialist centre for major trauma for the North Midlands and North Wales. We have put together a wide range of development packages aimed at ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to fulfil their potential. Our goal is to be a world-class centre of achievement, where patients receive the highest standards of care and the best people come to learn, work and research.
Investing in the health and wellbeing of our staff is really important to us. We offer a range of options for our staff to help maintain a good work-life balance including full time, part time hours and bank hours. We are also committed to offering flexible working wherever we can and where relevant to the role and the service, agile working. You can select your preferences upon application.
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
For further information on this vacancy, please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification or contact the Hiring Manager.
- BSC Diagnostic Radiographer
- HCPC registration
- In house training
- Recent Clinical Experience in a Busy UK Imaging NHS environment
- Experience in Trauma and Theatre Imaging
- Practical Experience of CR/DR Radiography
- Experience of QA monitoring.
- RIS/ PACs
- Adverse incident reporting
- Red dot
- Work under pressure
- ability to organise and prioritise
- Audit participation
- participate in 24/7 service.
- proficient in English communicative language
- wear lead for long periods of time
- working in a multidisciplinary team
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.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Danielle Woolliscroft
- Job title
- Band 7 General Imaging Modality Team Leader
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 01782 676589
- Additional information
To book your place on the recruitment day please email :
Band 7 General Imaging Modality Team Leader
Alternatively to secure an interview slot, please apply for this post by Monday 18th April. Details will then be share regarding events.