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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 29/11/2020.

Newly Qualified Diagnostic Radiographer

Job Reference: 180-B-201216

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Division B - Clinical Radiology
Addenbrookes Hospital-Division B, Cambridge
£24,907 - £30,615 p.a. pro rata

Our Trust
Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) NHS Foundation Trust comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital in Cambridge. With over 11000 staff and over 1100 beds the priorities of the Trust focus on a quality service which is all about people – patients, staff and partners. Recognised as providing ‘outstanding’ care to our patients and rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commissioner, is testament to the skill and dedication of the people who work here. CUH’s values - Together - Safe, Kind, Excellent - are at the heart of patient care, defining the way all staff work and behave. The Trust provides accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge, together with specialist services, dealing with rare or complex conditions for a regional, national and international population.

Calling all undergraduate Diagnostic Radiographers due to qualify 2021

We are looking for highly motivated and passionate undergraduate Diagnostic Radiographers to join our General X-ray Imaging team at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. As a world-renowned hospital, there are many opportunities to develop your career. CUH are proud to have a team of Advanced Practice Radiographers in MSK reporting, chest and abdominal reporting, fluoroscopy, HSGs, and lithotripsy.

As well as state of the art innovative X-ray equipment, CUH is the first in the NHS to revolutionise to a fully integrated Electronic Patient Record (EPR) award winning service. This accolade puts us among an elite group of leading hospitals and medical centres across the world that uses EPR systems as a tool to support clinicians in providing high quality patient care.

After an induction period, you will work within the different areas of general imaging, including Outpatient X-ray, Inpatient X-ray, Emergency X-ray, Mobiles, Theatres, Fluoroscopy and Dentals. You will also have a developmental rotation where you have the opportunity to work in an area that can help develop your future career, e.g. shadowing reporting sessions, ultrasound, MRI, etc.

The X-ray department provides a 24 hour emergency service and operates an out of hours shift system. You will be contracted to work a variety of shifts to include evening, nights, weekends and Bank Holidays, which attract all the associated unsocial hours’ enhancements payments.

If you join our team we will offer a welcome subsidy of £1000 and you can also apply for a deposit loan grant of up to £3000 STTC.

We welcome applications from current third year undergraduates qualifying in 2021.

HCPC registration and BSc in Diagnostic Radiography is essential. HCPC registration must be applied for if you are a new graduate.

A welcome subsidy of £1000 is available to all Band 5 and Band 6 Nurses, Midwives, ODPs and Radiographers taking up substantive employment with the Trust.

The closing date is 6 November 2020.

Benefits to you
We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.

For further details of our fantastic benefits please refer to the attachment below - CUH Benefits.

Please note if you would like to discuss the required hours of this role further, you should approach the contact given. In some cases alternative working hours will be considered.

We welcome applications from the Armed Forces.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Lucy Swain Job title: X-ray Imaging Manager Email address: Telephone number: 01223 257154

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust includes Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie Hospitals. We are one of the largest and busiest hospitals in the country with an outstanding reputation that is down to the exceptional people that work here.

Our philosophy is to keep the patient at the heart of everything we do. Every person that works for the Trust, regardless of their role, comes into contact with our patients and visitors and so is expected to uphold our values of Together - Safe, Kind, Excellent at all times.

We look for people who are willing to go the extra mile, not because they are asked to, but because they are committed to being part of a healthcare team that delivers an excellent caring service to our patients.

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees, volunteers and contractors to share this commitment.

Please be aware that once submitted via NHS Jobs, your application will be moved and handled through TRAC Systems and communication will be sent to you via TRAC Systems. You will be updated by email and/ or text regarding the progress of your application, however the vacancy will not be updated on NHS Jobs. By applying for this post you are agreeing to Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are made an offer, information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system.

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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