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Trainee Consultant Radiographer

Job Reference: 216-CG-W872

Employer:
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust
Department:
216 120120 Breast Imaging
Location:
PLYMOUTH
Salary:
£44,606 to £50,819 Per Annum

University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust is a dynamic and challenging environment, which provides acute healthcare for people in Plymouth, South West Devon and South East Cornwall, and has more than 6,500 staff working in its services.

The Trust became a teaching hospital with the opening of the Peninsula Medical School, a joint venture with the Universities of Plymouth and Exeter and We are the largest teaching hospital in the South West and have an active commitment to developing and supporting our staff.

The Trust is one of the largest acute healthcare providers in the country. Our services include Emergency and Acute Assessment units, General Medical and Surgical Services, Cancer Care, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Dentistry, Ear Nose and Throat, Neurosciences and Renal services. We offer a full range of general hospital services to around 450,000 people in Plymouth, North and East Cornwall and South and West Devon. These include emergency and major trauma services, maternity services, paediatrics and a full range of diagnostic, medical and surgical sub-specialties.

We are a people business – where every member of staff matters and can make a difference. Patients are at the heart of everything we do. Joining University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust means becoming part of a team of dedicated staff, who are committed to leading the way through innovation, clinical excellence and great customer care. The Trust has great opportunities for career development in a highly progressive working environment. We offer all of this in a vibrant, modern city with a historic reputation for adventure.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Trainee Consultant Radiographer at the Primrose Breast Care Unit, Derriford Hospital in Plymouth. Plymouth is situated in the South West with stunning coastline on one side and rugged Dartmoor on the other with beautiful countryside in-between.

The successful applicant will hold DCR(R) or BSc in Radiography, a Postgraduate Certificate in Mammography and a Postgraduate Certificate in Mammographic Reporting. A Postgraduate Certificate in Breast Interventional Procedures is desirable. The successful applicant will be prepared to undertake all required modules culminating in a Masters level qualification.

The Primrose Breast Care Unit is a friendly, dynamic department, and covers both symptomatic and screening services, offering a varied and fast-paced workload with plenty of opportunity to gain experience. We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated professional who will uphold Trust values and deliver excellent care and respect for all.

For more information and an informal chat please contact;

 

Lucille Richmond

Lead Radiographer

Tel Number : 01752 432050

Email – lucillerichmond@nhs.net




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