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Medical Devices Trainer

Job Reference: 197-UT7917-A

Employer:
Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust
Department:
Medical Physics/EBME
Location:
Queen Elizabeth Hospital, London
Salary:
£37,570 - £43,772 per annum plus HCA

Lewisham and Greenwich Trust provides hospital and community services for more than 526,000 people across south east London. We put patients at the heart of everything we do, which is reflected in the positive feedback we receive. We are a friendly and dynamic place to work, with high levels of job satisfaction and excellent transport links serving our two hospitals – University Hospital Lewisham and Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Greenwich.

We are seeking dedicated, motivated people to help us provide high quality care to our local communities. In return for your hard work, we offer well-established, structured mentoring and staff development packages to support you in your role.

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Medical Devices Trainer

Salary: NHS Band 7 + High Cost Area Supplement

Hours: 37.5hrs p/w, must be able to work Mon to Fri

Main Base: Queen Elizabeth Hospital, expected to work across all Trust Sites

(Salary depends on current banding, knowledge, skills and experience of successful candidate)

Do you have a background in using medical devices and training clinical staff?

Do you enjoy working in a healthcare environment with opportunities to interact with clinical staff, external companies and teach others on the correct and safe use of medical devices?

If so, applications are invited for the post of Medical Devices Trainer to support a progressive Medical Physics team across Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust.

We are looking for a highly skilled, motivated and experienced trainer to join the friendly team. Applicants should have experience in the planning and delivery of medical device training with good understanding of a range of medical device operation and application. They must have experience in either clinical usage or haven been involved in the management of medical devices. They are expected to manage their own workload, be IT literate and possess effective communication skills, both verbal and written.

Applicants must also have a relevant degree or equivalent level of knowledge/experience and be State Registered or be a member of a relevant professional body.

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic candidate to work closely with the deputy head of department to provide strategic and operational management of medical devices training across the Trust. You will be a proactive and flexible professional who is able to bring about positive change through effective influence and negotiation. You will be able to demonstrate a high level of knowledge and expertise in the use of medical devices.

In return you join a creative and innovative team, where you will be given encouragement to develop your skills and ideas within a supportive environment.

PREVIOUS APPLICANTS NEED NOT APPLY

For further details / informal visits contact:

Mr Sobir Humayun.

Email: sobirhumayun@nhs.net

Tel: 0208 836 6000 (ext. 5920)




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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.



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