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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 21/10/2021.

Specialist Cardiac Physiologist

Job Reference: 349-WYTH-3513422

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Specialist Cardiac Physiologist
Oxford Road, Manchester
£32,306 - £39,027 £32,306 - £39,027 per annum (pro

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 25,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of ten hospitals across seven separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider.

Specialist Cardiac Physiologist Band 6

Are you ready to be invested in?

The Cardiac Diagnostic Centre at Manchester Foundation Trust is a large tertiary department based across the city of Manchester with a reputation for development of its workforce.

It is a place where you can develop your career, increase your clinical knowledge and learn new diagnostic techniques regardless of the grade you may hold. The Cardiac Diagnostic Department was the first UK based cardiac centre to be awarded IQIP’s accreditation, a true recognition of the investment made into the departments’ staff to ensure the services they deliver to their patients is of the highest standard.

You will be joining a dynamic and forward-looking organisation with excellent links to the airport and rail network and the central hub of Manchester ensuring staff have the accessibility to travel networks.

We provide a full range of both Non-invasive and invasive cardiac diagnostic investigations you would expect from a leading tertiary/quaternary cardiac unit. Investment in scientific/physiology led services which include TTE, Physiologist TOE, Stress echocardiography and Complex Device Implant and follow up, Complex EP with 3D mapping and Physiologist led Linq Implant service are to name just a few of the opportunities you would be exposed too.

The Cardiac Diagnostic unit is the recognised clinical teaching provider for both undergraduate (PTP) and post graduate (STP/HSST) specialist training for Healthcare Science trainees.

We are currently looking for highly motivated, enthusiastic, communicative team players to join the unit. You must be committed to continually improving your professional skills and those of the department to benefit the patients we all serve.

Any Enquires are welcomed and if you wish to arrange an informal visit please do not hesitate to contact us.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Andrea Arnold

Job title Principal Cardiac Physiologist

Email address

Additional contact information

Keith Pearce, Consultant Cardiac Physiologist 0161 291 4609

Stuart Allen Principal cardiac Physiologist 0161 276 6740

Andrea Arnold Principal Cardiac Physiologist 0161 291 4613

Janet Fallon Principal Cardiac Physiologist 0161 291 4639

We may decide to close this vacancy earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Trust policy requires that the cost of submitting & processing the successful applicant/s DBS application be recovered via salary deduction in the first 3 months following start in post. The amount of £26.85(standard disclosure) or £43.85(enhanced disclosure) If you wish to withdraw once a DBS application has commenced you will be still liable for payment.

MFT would like to develop a committed, flexible workforce that is able to adapt to the changing needs of the NHS. We aim to support employees who wish to work flexibly, to allow them to maintain a healthy work life balance and fair consideration will be given to any flexible working requests.

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of race, age, disability, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnership are encouraged to apply for this post.

We welcome applicants from the Armed Forces Community.

Please be aware that all roles at MFT(except Medical and Dental posts) are subject to a probationary period.

If you have any personal requirements that will enable you to participate in our recruitment process please contact a member of the Recruitment Services by phone on 0161 276 6198.

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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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