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Senior Cardiac Physiologist (Echocardiography)

Job Reference: 434-IM3450626

Employer:
Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust
Department:
echocardiography
Location:
Wycombe Hospital, High Wycombe
Salary:
£40,057 - £45,839 pa

At Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust we have lots to be proud of:

  • We are an integral member of the Buckinghamshire Integrated Care Partnership (ICP) providing both acute and community services, and at the forefront in developing ICP systems and new models of care.
  • The Trust’s latest CQC inspection report, rated the Trust as “Good” overall, “Outstanding” for caring with an “Outstanding” end of life service and a range of “Outstanding ”practices in areas such as the Emergency department, adult community services and outpatients.We have been ranked as one of the UK's top hospitals by health intelligence specialists CHKS.
  • Our Stroke Unit has maintained the ‘A grade’ in the latest Royal College of Physicians’ Sentinel Stroke National Audit Programme (SSNAP) audit
  • We are the home for the National Spinal Injuries centre, the birthplace of the Paralympics.

We are seeking an enthusiastic echocardiographer to join our rapidly expanding cardiac imaging team. The successful candidate will work with state of the art equipment with digital archiving facilities. Working mainly in performing and reporting adult transthoracic echocardiography, you will the have the opportunity to assist with stress echocardiography and transoesophageal echocardiography.

You will be actively involved in the supervision and training of doctors, physiologists and nurses and to teach on training courses.

We are looking for a candidate with British Society of Echocardiography accreditation.

Buckinghamshire Hospitals are well placed with good transport links, excellent local facilities and a high standard of living. The successful candidate will be expected to work across 2 sites.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Melanie Kirk, Consultant Cardiac Physiologist

Email address : melanie.kir2@nhs.net

Telephone number : 01296 316564




We are committed to providing staff with learning and development opportunities to support their career progression. We also offer on-site subsidised childcare, flexible working and a generous pension.

Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust is an equal opportunities employer and are constantly striving to improve the working lives of our staff. We do not offer London Weighting. It is Trust policy that travel expenses for interview will not be reimbursed.

The post will close on the closing date stated at midnight. Please note that we may when necessary be required to close a job prior to the closing date, due to a large number of applications or change in circumstance. Contact with candidates will be made via the email address on your application form. Therefore, ensure that this email address is checked regularly.

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The Trust is a NO SMOKING environment. Smoking in all areas of the building and premises is prohibited.


Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


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