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MRI Superintendent

Job Reference: J223-A-20-0742

The London Clinic
Highly Competitive

We have an exciting opportunity for a MRI Superintendent (Band 8a equivalent) to join our Radiology department, based at our main hospital in London (W1G 6BW).

Our main hospital spans 8 floors comprising of 234 beds and 10 theatres, and has a state-of-the-art imaging department providing imaging services which range from general radiology through to complex interventional procedures. We have a dedicated breast imaging suite as well as our modern nuclear medicine department. This is in addition to our busy CT, MR and Ultrasound disciplines which are sited across the main building and satellite areas of The London Clinic campus.

Our MRI equipment includes; 3T Siemens Vida, 1.5T Siemens Avanto, 1.5T Siemens Espree (outpatient setting), and some specialised scans include Spectroscopy, Perfusion imaging, Primovist Livers, MRI proctogram, Whole body diffusion and Small Bowel MRI amongst others. Our 3T MRI suite is a world class facility, it compromises of full preparation and recovery suite, cannulation room and spacious change rooms for our patients.


Job Description

As a MRI Superintendent, you will support the Radiology Manager to assist in the provision of an efficient MRI scanning service across The London Clinic.

  • Job Type:This is a full-time, permanent position, working 37.5 hours per week.
  • Shifts:8:30am to 5pm or 9am to 5:30pm; Monday - Friday (partake in rotational weekend MRI shirts - Saturday and Sunday 8:30am to 5pm).
  • Salary:The attractive salary range for this role is highly competitive and will be dependent upon skills and experience.
  • Benefits package:We offer a comprehensive package which includes a contribution pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%), Private Medical Healthcare, 25 day’s annual leave, season ticket travel loan, and a wide range of discounts with a variety of retailers and services. We also offer excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Overall management of the running of the MRI service on a day to day basis ensuring the highest standards of care and service.
  • Responsible for the leadership of the team of radiographers (16 staff across CT/MRI) and will work very closely with the CT superintendent to manage rotational staff.
  • Establish and oversee research based practice, quality assurance and clinical audits.
  • Lead the development of a Quality Improvement Plan for the MRI service.
  • Ensure effective use of staffing and resources in relation to service demands.
  • Assist the Radiology Manager in the development of the department and the introduction of new services.
  • Work closely with the Consultants, Referrers and Radiologists ensuring scans are of the highest quality and in line with best practice.


Skills & Experience

  • DCR or BSc in Radiography or equivalent.
  • Post qualification experience in MRI, to include some experience in 3T MRI imaging.
  • Proven experience in people management as well as leading and managing day to day departmental activities.
  • Good knowledge of current trends and developments in MRI equipment and techniques.
  • Excellent problem solving skills with a patient and service focused approach and strong clinical decision making skills.
  • Highly self-motivated, articulate and flexible with the ability to remain calm under pressure.


We are an organisation that has charitable status and this helps us to drive forward our mission of reinvesting our income to deliver better patient outcomes.

The London Clinic is proud of its diverse workforce and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We absolutely welcome applicants from underrepresented groups; if you think you have the skills and experience for the job, please apply - we would love to hear from you regardless of your background.


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