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Non-Ionising Radiation Specialist

Job Reference: 358-1637701-CSI

University Hospitals of Leicester
Radiation Safety
University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester
£37,570 to £43,772 per an

University Hospitals of Leicester


Medical Physics Department


Clinical Support and Imaging Clinical Management Group


Non-Ionising Radiation Scientist


Band 7


The University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust is one of the largest Trusts in the country and we are looking for an extremely talented, enthusiastic and highly motivated Clinical Scientist to work in the non-ionising section of the Leicester Radiation Safety Service.


Radiation Safety is a major part of the Medical Physics Department at UHL, providing radiation safety advice and scientific support to ionising and non-ionising radiation users across the county, serving the Trust, the wider local NHS community and clients outside the NHS.


The applicant will support the Head of Non-ionising radiation to provide quality control checks and audits of MRI, laser and ultrasound facilities. Research interests will be encouraged where they are aligned with the research interests of the Trust.


The applicant should be state registered or if the applicant has an academic background should be able to gain state registration within an agreed period.


Leicester is a vibrant multicultural city with good transport links and is within easy reach of the Peak District countryside and London by train.


An informal visit is encouraged.


For further details / informal visits contact:
Elizabeth Davies on 0116 258 6750

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.

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