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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 16/01/2021.

Senior Cardiac Physiologist

Job Reference: 312-RB-0511

Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust
Cardiac Physiology
Royal Brompton Hospital London SW3 6NP
£37,638 - £44,780 pa Inc. HCAS

On 1st February 2021 the Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals became part of Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust – a truly once-in a generation development. Together, we are taking our first steps towards our vision of creating a brand-new centre of excellence, which will be the global leader in the research into and treatment of heart and lung disease in patients from pre-birth to old age. We are developing some exciting plans and we want you to join us – so come and help to change the shape of healthcare for our heart and lung patients world-wide.

Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust

Cardiac Physiology

£37,638 - £44,780 pa Inc HCAS

Band 6 Senior Cardiac Physiologist 

The cardiac physiology department at the Royal Brompton NHS Foundation Trust are currently seeking a senior cardiac physiologist to join our specialist team. The department has recently undergone a management restructure and we are now recruiting to extend our busy department. The clinical role will enable you to develop your skills in a variety of aspects of non-invasive and invasive cardiology. 

The Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust is the largest specialist heart and lung centre in the UK. We are known throughout the world for our expertise, our standard of care and research. The Royal Brompton in Chelsea has 5 cardiac catheter labs, a busy diagnostic non-invasive cardiology department and one of the UK’s busiest CRM clinics with a large paediatric and ACHD population. 

Candidates will be rotated through all areas of Cardiac Physiology: non-invasive cardiology including cardiopulmonary exercise testing, CRM clinic and invasive cardiology inclusive of PCI, right heart catheters and valvular interventions. Candidates will be expected to participate in the on-call rota when appropriately trained. 

Candidates should hold a minimum qualification of BSc Cardiac Physiology [PTP] or MSc [STP] or an equivalent science based degree with relevant physiologist experience and registration will be considered. ILS is desired, though not essential and should be working towards appropriate registration. 

If you are proud of your clinical abilities and want to share your skills while learning new ones, then we would like to hear from you. The department offers a supportive and respectful environment providing you with the opportunity to develop your skills with career development of internal and external CPD training opportunities. Flexible working can be offered.

Due to popularity, the advert may close early if sufficient applications are received.

Closing Date: Friday 15th January 2021 at 5pm.

For any informal enquiries or visits, please contact Oliver Williams – Head of Non-Invasive Cardiology/MSC Lead 0330 128 8641

Staff benefits include: subsidised childcare facilities, occupational pension scheme, personal development and training opportunities, flexible working and subsidised accommodation is available on both sites.

To ensure that our workforce is representative of the population we serve, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals have a duty to safeguard all patients and provide additional measures for patients who are less able to protect themselves from harm or abuse. All staff have a responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of ALL adults, children and young people in the Trust. This including patients, visitors and those using our facilities. Safeguarding means protecting people's health, wellbeing and human rights, and enabling them to live free from harm, abuse and neglect and is fundamental to high-quality health.

Due to the popularity of some positions, we reserve the right to close the vacancies early on receipt of sufficient applicants.

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