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Job Reference: 426-617-17SH-A

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital King's Lynn NHS Foundation Trust
The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, King's Lynn
£22,128 - £28,746 pa

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital King's Lynn NHS Foundation Trust

Radiographer (Band 5)

This position is open to applications from current 3rd year radiography students.

The Radiology department was one of the first in the Eastern region to gain UKAS imaging Accreditation, and this post is an excellent opportunity for a Radiographer to join our friendly and hard-working team. It would suit someone who is looking to build on the knowledge and skills that they already possess, in a caring and supportive environment.

The successful candidate, will predominately be working in plain X-ray, imaging patients from A/E, wards, OP clinics and GP surgeries. You will need to be competent in mobile imaging, both in theatre and on the wards and also be able to undertake the occasional fluoroscopic procedure within the department.

There is an expectation that the successful candidate will participate fully on the Out of Hours (OOH) rota.

You must hold or be studying towards a BSc (Hons) Radiography or equivalent qualification.

Ideally you should have full HCPC registration although the department would be prepared to support the right candidate through the process of achieving this.

We are looking for you to be willing to work with student radiographers in a supervisory capacity under the guidance of the Practice Educator.

Your CPD portfolio should be up to date and you will need to be willing for us to undertake regular audits of this.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Chris Dales: Deputy Service Manager and Accreditation Lead
Adele Abbott: Deputy Service Manager and Education Lead
Tel: 01553 613681 ext 2862

We have policies & procedures in place to ensure that all applicants are treated fairly & consistently at every stage of the recruitment process.

Applications are welcome from anyone who meets the criteria specified in the person specification regardless of age, gender, disability, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation or other personal circumstances.

Only those applicants who demonstrate clearly in the application form how they meet the criteria within the person specification will be shortlisted for interview.

Our Values are at the heart of all that we do. We not only recruit employees based on their qualifications and experience - we recruit individuals who possess (and can demonstrate) the behaviours which underpin our core values. Please see the attached document regarding the Trust Values.

Please be aware that if applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third party recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, furthermore we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post you are agreeing to the Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system and that if you are offered a job your personal information will be transferred into the NHS Electronic Staff Records (ESR) system. Please check your email account regularly for communication regarding this recruitment.

We offer our staff a wide range of benefits including:

  • Work life balance policies
  • Childcare support
  • Free counselling service
  • NHS Final Salary defined benefit Pension scheme

Please note due to the high volume of applications for some posts, this advert might close before the displayed closing date. Therefore, we recommend that you apply for this role as soon as possible.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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