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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 18/08/2019.

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Therapeutic Radiographer

Job Reference: 358-1837776-CHU

Employer:
University Hospitals of Leicester
Department:
Radiotherapy,Leicester Royal Infirmary
Location:
Leicester
Salary:
24,214 - 30,112

An exciting opportunity has arisen for highly motivated individuals to join our caring and dynamic team delivering radiotherapy to a large and diverse population.

The department is the host for the East Midlands radiotherapy network and has excellent transport links around the region and with the rest of the country. Being based at the Royal Infirmary site you will be within walking distance of the vibrant and historical city centre of Leicester.

Equipment includes 3 Varian Clinac iX linear accelerators with OBI, respiratory gating and RapidArc, 1 Varian TrueBeam linac, ARIA Oncology management system, Prosoma Virtual Simulation, Varian Eclipse treatment planning system, 2 Canon wide bore CT scanner with 4DCT, XStrahl superficial unit and Varian GammaMed brachytherapy unit. A replacement programme to include 3 Varian TrueBeam linacs and a CT scanner is expected to commence in 2020.

The department delivers IGRT so previous experience of IGRT and imaging evaluation would be an advantage, however post holders will be supported within a preceptorship and with competency training. Post holders will rotate through both the treatment and pre-treatment sections of the department.

Students who qualified this year are also welcome to apply.

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Tamburayi Dangaiso

Superintendent Radiographer

tamburayi.dangaiso@uhl-tr.nhs.uk

0116 2585820




We will close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of completed application forms.

Preference will be given in the first instance to existing NHS employees within the East Midlands healthcare community who are ‘at risk’ of redundancy. Such employees within the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust will be considered first.”

Important Information

Applications will be transferred to TRAC system, by completing an application you are giving authorisation for the transfer of your data.

Correspondence regarding your application will be sent to you by email via a TRAC system account.

UHL is an equal opportunities employer. We aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve and where discrimination is outlawed, and staff and service users are equally valued and supported. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds who match our job criteria.

We especially welcome applications from members of our black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, as we have identified that UHL has an under-representation of BAME employees at band 7 and above.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria for the job will be interviewed if you indicate you wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme. If you require a reasonable adjustment at any stage of the recruitment process please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible.

Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

If this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) .

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-EEA candidates may not be appointed, if a suitably EU/EEA candidate is successful it is unlikely that the Trust is able to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements.


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.


UK Registration

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



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