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Radiopharmacy Technician

Job Reference: 358-2098912-CSI

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

We are looking for a Technician to join our small, friendly Radiopharmacy team within the Nuclear Medicine Department at Leicester Royal Infirmary. The Radiopharmacy undertakes daily aseptic manufacture and dispensing of radiopharmaceuticals in a clean room facility. There is a separate blood cell labelling facility equipped with a dedicated cell labelling LAFC. The Radiopharmacy supports the radionuclide therapy service in Nuclear Medicine by dispensing oral and intravenous preparations.

We are looking for a technician with some training and experience in pharmaceutical aseptic manufacture obtained either within a hospital or commercial setting. Training in radiopharmaceutical practice including handling of radioactive materials will be provided. You will be involved in all aspects of the Radiopharmacy service.

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Sharon McMahon, sharon.mcmahon@uhl-tr.nhs.uk or Ravinder Mahandru, ravinder.mahandru@uhl-tr.nhs.uk or call us on 0116 258 5629




We will close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of 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 suitable EU/EEA candidate is successful. This is due to the fact that it is unlikely the Trust would be 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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