Senior Radiographer

Band 6

Main area
General and dental
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
22.5 hours per week
Job ref
349-CSS-1180
Site
MRI/ Dental Hospital
Town
Manchester
Salary
£26,565 - £35,577 per annum (pro rata)
Closing
21/10/2017 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. 

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is the leading Trust for teaching, research and specialist services in the North West of England.

It is an exciting time to join our team of Senior Radiographers. We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated Radiographer to join our dynamic and friendly team and play a key role in maintaining and improving standards and quality of our patient services.

The post is part time, split between two days in the general department at Manchester Royal Infirmary and one day at the University Dental Hospital of Manchester, with a requirement to work some weekend shifts in the general x-ray department.

We are located in the heart of the vibrant city of Manchester, with excellent transport links to surrounding areas and beyond. Both Sites are busy teaching hospitals and Manchester Royal Infirmary is a Major Trauma centre with around 145,000 patients visiting our Emergency department each year.

The Radiology department at Manchester Royal Infirmary is evolving all the time. Our main x-ray department is a large, 23 room facility, which offers you the chance to develop skills in all areas of general radiography, with excellent opportunities to progress into specialist areas. We currently have 2 CT Scanners, 1 MR Scanner with another scheduled to begin operating in early 2018, busy Ultrasound, interventional, Nuclear Medicine and cardiac suites as well as 2 state of the art hybrid theatres.

The Radiology department at the University Dental Hospital of Manchester has five x-ray rooms in the main department and a satellite unit within the first floor children’s department. It is equipped with five intra-oral imaging areas, three x-ray machines with OPT and Cephalogram capabilities and a Cone Beam CT scanner. All the digital imaging systems are linked to the Trust’s PACS system.

You should;

• Have a BSc Radiography or DCR
• Be HCPC Registered
• Be an experienced Radiographer
• Have Excellent communication skills
• Be organised and able to prioritise workload
• Be flexible
• Preferably have some experience of dental Radiography

You will;

• Receive a comprehensive induction and training in all areas
• Receive regular appraisals
• Participate in the weekend and bank holiday senior rota (Pro rata)

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Michael Henthorn (Manchester Royal Infirmary) by e-mail Michael.henthorn@mft.nhs.uk or phone 0161 276 5492 or Angela Carson (Dental hospital) by e-mail Angela.carson@mft.nhs.uk or phone 01612756692

If you have problems applying, contact

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