Senior Radiographer Angiography and Vascular

Band 6

Main area
Band 6
37.5 hours per week
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£26,565 - £35,577 per annum
24/03/2018 23:59

From 1st October 2017, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CMFT) and the University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) has joined together to create a new Foundation Trust which has been named Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. 

Our new organisation will provide a single hospital service across the city of Manchester and in 12- 18 months will also include the services currently provided by North Manchester General Hospital.  These changes will make a real difference to the health outcomes and quality of life for the people of Manchester.  That’s why this really is an extremely exciting and challenging period in the delivery of health and social care in Greater Manchester and one that provides a wealth career opportunities for great people right across our Group. 

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join the Interventional Radiography team at Manchester Foundation Trust (MFT).

MFT is a large Trust with an excellent reputation for teaching and research. It is a specialist centre for several disciplines including Cardiology, Renal services, Hepato-biliary services and Vascular Surgery.

You must possess a degree or a diploma in Diagnostic Radiography and be HCPC registered.

You should be enthusiastic, flexible, forward thinking and highly motivated. You must demonstrate good communication skills and work well as part of a team.

Interventional Radiology is based in a 3 roomed department with a dedicated recovery area. The Trust also boasts a Hybrid laboratory which is staffed by the Interventional team.

Interventional Radiology undertakes a wide range of procedures across a wide range of specialities including Embolization, EVAR, Vascular Access, and Urological and Biliary Intervention.

We are a small, friendly team with a commitment to providing a quality service. We currently undertake advanced practice, with one Radiographer performing peripheral angiography and a team of four Radiographers undertaking vascular access. This team recently won a Society of Radiographers award.

There may be an opportunity for the right candidate, after suitable experience, to join the Radiographic PICC insertion team.

You would be expected to participate in the 24/7 out of hours, non- residential on-call service and must be prepared to work flexible shifts.

In return we will provide a comprehensive induction programme and you will be appraised on a yearly basis with a view to developing knowledge and skills where appropriate.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable people and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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If you have problems applying, contact

Human Resources Recruitment Department
Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Headquarters
Cobbett House
M13 9WL
0161 276 4744