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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 09/12/2020.

Therapeutic Radiographer

Job Reference: 176-SG-CS-2765779

Employer:
North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Radiotherapy
Location:
Peterborough City Hospital, Peterborough
Salary:
£24,907 - £30,615 pro rata/per annum

There has never been a better time to join our Trust than now! We run three busy hospital sites at Peterborough, Huntingdon and Stamford and provide outpatient services in two community hospitals in Ely and Doddington. Our 6,000 staff serve a growing population of 750,000 across North Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire.


We are looking for an enthusiastic 0.6 WTE (22.5 hours) B5 Therapy Radiographer to join our team at Peterborough City Hospital

Following our recent program of expansion our department is equipped with two Varian Clinacs, a Varian Truebeam and a Canon Aquilion large-bore CT scanner. We use Varian Eclipse treatment planning system, and exploit the features of the ARIA R&V system to deliver a fully paperless clinical service.

Rapid arc is utilised for all suitable sites, daily online IGRT is used where appropriate, and the service has implemented SABR lung treatments, DIBH breast treatments and 4DCT scanning for lung patients. As well as providing a top-class service to our patients, we are actively involved in research and development projects and national clinical trials.

Our CT has recently been upgraded to a state-of-the-art system, we aim to upgrade to the latest version of ARIA/Eclipse in 2019, and will begin a program of replacement for the original two linear accelerators, orthovoltage unit, and virtual simulation system, in 2020.

As a band 5 radiographer you will have the opportunity to undertake duties across the whole radiotherapy pathway and we expect all staff to be involved in service innovation and new ways of working.

We are looking for radiographers with high calibre technical and patient care skills who want to work in a motivated, multiprofessional team to maintain an efficient, high quality service.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NamePaula BrownJob titleRadiotherapy managerEmail addresspaula.brown17@nhs.netTelephone number01733673134Additional contact information

Paula Brown: Radiotherapy Manager 01733 673134

paula.brown17@nhs.net

 

Paula Jones: Clinical Operations Manager 01733 673157

paula.jones14@nhs.net




During COVID-19 the Trust follows the latest government guidelines on social distancing and can offer both face to face and electronic interviews.

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.Our employee benefits include:

  • excellent pension, maternity and sick pay schemes
  • access to inhouse physiotherapy services
  • family friendly working patterns
  • subsidised restaurant & car parking
  • retail & leisure discounts

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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