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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 14/10/2021.

Radiology Porter

Job Reference: 358-3465346-CSI

University Hospitals of Leicester
Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester
£18,546 - £19,918 £18,005 - £19,337 per annum

We are actively promoting flexible working options, helping you to manage a work / life balance”.

You will be an integral part of a multidisciplinary team, working to provide an efficient portering service to ensure the smooth running of the Imaging department at the Leicester Royal Infirmary.

Working in different areas of the radiology department including the recently new A&E department you will help to assist in keeping the patient journey through the imaging department as efficient as possible.

Successful candidates must be able to work independently as well as part of a team and be adaptable to the work required. Good communication skills are essential. Candidates will need to be able to manage the physical demands of this role including transferring patients to and from the imaging department on chairs, beds, trolleys and assisting with manual handling of patients. Cross site working may be required.

This is a wonderful opportunity for a motivated individual who is passionate about making a difference.

Full time and part time hours will be considered on a fixed term 6 month contract.

This vacancy will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Rebecca Owen

Job title: Superintendent Radiographer

Email address:

Telephone number: 0116 258 5719

Additional contact information

Amanda McDonald

RDA team leader

0116 258 6895

Vacancies will close early if a sufficient number of applications are received.

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UHL is an equal opportunities employer. We aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve and where discrimination is outlawed, and staff and service users are equally valued and supported. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds who match our job criteria.

We welcome applications from members of our black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, as we have identified that UHL has an under-representation of BAME employees at band 7 and above.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria will be interviewed if indicated you wish to be considered under the Disability Confident Scheme. If you require any reasonable adjustments please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible. Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS)

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COVID 19 Risk Assessment

Due to Covid 19 we have introduced a staff risk assessment into our pre-employment process.

This is intended to ensure you are able to safely perform your duties in any of our work areas, and if you have been identified as being vulnerable to coronavirus. Our main aim is to reduce risk and to ensure the safety of all new starters as well as current staff, patients and visitors.

If it is identified that you are within a vulnerable category, we will endeavour to make reasonable adjustments to accommodate this.

Tier 2 Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-UK candidates may not be appointed if the Trust is unable to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements or there is a appointable applicant who already holds the right to work in the UK.

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