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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 07/10/2022.

Band 3 Radiography Assistant

Job Reference: J11-AHP55083

NHS Professionals - Flexible Workers
Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust


Job Title and Grade: Band 3 Radiography Assistant

Location/Trust: Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

Department Covered: Radiology

Pay Rate: £11.85

Placement Ref/ID: NHSP55083

The Role:

We have long term placement opportunities available for Band 3 Radiography Assistants available at Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust specifically providing the following:

  • Ensure patients are appropriately prepared for their examination. This may include assisting with undressing and pre-intervention safety checks.
  • Escorting and manual handling of patients
  • Act as chaperone for intimate examinations.
  • Assist medical staff with minor sterile procedures if required e.g., biopsies by laying out sterile equipment, assisting during and after the procedure.
  • Monitoring and care of patients post examination.
  • To ensure patients are appropriately prioritised for their examinations by liaising with reception, Nurses, and radiographic staff.
  • Assist with intravenous cannulation

To apply for this post, you will:

  • Have Soliton Radiology system knowledge
  • Have good communication skills to liaise with the clinical lead/Radiologists to ensure lists run smoothly and efficiently
  • Be able to participate in service audit as required

Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust take a quality improvement approach through everything they do and empower their staff to make small but meaningful improvements in their own daily working lives. They work with patient assessors across the Trust to support regular quality reviews.

The Trust also make sure that staff have the resources and time to deliver high quality, compassionate care through their environments, staff wellbeing, or digital infrastructure. Their properties are to provide outstanding, best value care, take a leading role in their community and to ensure that people are listened to, safe and supported.

If the above is of any interest to you, we’d love to hear from you!

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In return for your hard work commitment NHS Professionals (NHSP) can offer you some fantastic benefits: –

  • Competitive Pay Rates - work this week, get paid next week!
  • First choice of placements at over 50 NHS Trusts in England
  • Dedicated consultants
  • Flexible working options
  • Free DBS and free training
  • Build holiday allowance
  • Support when you need it – 24/7 365 days – Call us anytime on 03330 144 370
  • Stakeholder pension scheme

Who are NHS Professionals?

NHS Professionals (NHSP), owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), works in partnership with hospital trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS.

Working through the NHSP bank means Trusts don’t have to rely on expensive agencies. Right now, we have over 130,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades and specialities, saving the NHS over £70 million each year. This money is then reinvested back into the NHS.

Register today for various flexible working options and long term placement opportunities.

For more information on the roles or details on how to join NHS Professionals, simply get in touch with Chloe Healer, Recruitment and Placement Consultant on 03330144370 or

We look forward to hearing from you soon.


Please note, you will be contacted by email throughout the recruitment process, so please check your emails, including your junk/spam regularly. We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.


As an equal opportunities organisation, NHSP is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective bank members and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender reassignment, or marriage and civil partnership. We believe there is a strong case for the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion agenda and we strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a range of backgrounds to apply.

Please note that you will be contacted via e-mail throughout the recruitment process, so please check your e-mails regularly.

We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

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