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Highly Specialised Cardiac Physiologist - Echocardiographer

Job Reference: 312-WS-1696

Employer:
Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals, Part of Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Private patients
Location:
Wimpole Street London W1G 9RU
Salary:
Band 7 £47,154 - £52,936 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.


Highly Specialised Cardiac Physiologist - Echocardiographer

Are you an experienced Echocardiographer who strives for excellence and looking for an exciting opportunity to grow your skills and be part of a world class imaging centre located in the heart of London? Do you enjoy balancing work with life, being exposed to varying clinical pathologies, teaching and collaborating with multidisciplinary teams that have expertise in transthoracic echocardiography, MRI, PET-CT, ultrasound, X-ray, Non-invasive, Lung function and nursing?

 

Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust is the UK’s largest specialist heart and lung centre, with an international reputation as a centre of excellence.

 

The Trust has a well-established and strong brand in the private patient’s sector. RB&HH Specialist Care invested in a new private outpatient and diagnostic services in 2016, centrally located in the Harley Street medical area.

 

The Wimpole Street Diagnostic services department has an extremely high staff satisfaction rating as all members of the team are valued and respected for their unique contribution to a world-class team. The facility has a wide range of state of the art equipment in echo, x-ray, ultrasound, PET-CT, MRI, CT, non- invasive and lung function.

 

The Trust offers a supportive and respectful environment, providing you with the opportunity to develop your skills in a progressive and expanding organisation and supporting your career development by offering internal and external training opportunities. All staff members are on NHS contracts and all its benefits that this offers.

 

If you have BSE, EACVI or equivalent TTE accreditation, experience working across multidisciplinary teams, have a strong work ethic, looking for promotion opportunities and want to be valued for your contribution then this is the job for you.

 

For an informal discussion, tour of the facility or further information please contact: Valerie Curran (Head of Diagnostic Services) - (0)207 352 8121Ext #84728 or Sitali Mushemi-Blake (Lead Echocardiologer) on s.mushemi@rbht.nhs.uk




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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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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