Tell us whether you accept cookies

We use cookies to collect information about how you use the NHS Jobs website. We use this information to make the website work as well as possible.

Return to search

NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 20/02/2020.

Cross-Sectional Radiographer

Job Reference: J232-1320

Employer:
Benenden Hospital
Department:
Imaging
Location:
Cranbrook
Salary:
Competitive

Cross-Sectional Radiographer - Full time permanent 37.5hours per week

Competitive Salary

Please note, we are unable to support Tier 2 applications

Following Benenden Hospital’s multi-million-pound development programme, we are now looking to recruit an enthusiastic and highly motivated Radiographer to implement high standards of radiography care for patients in our new imaging department.   

As the successful candidate you will follow standard operating policies and procedures and undertake a wide range of examinations within Radiology including MRI and CT, as well as General X-rays and Fluoroscopy. The essential elements of the role include;

  • Act as the patient’s advocate, maintaining their dignity always
  • Perform high quality scans across all modalities
  • Ensure patient information data is correctly recorded in the appropriate IT systems
  • Maintain and rotate stock levels of equipment and consumables
  • Maintain professional development particularly through the national professional body
  • Contribute to budgetary management by exercising care and economy in the ordering and use of equipment and consumables
  • Supporting activities such as undertaking administrative duties to support the department when required
  • Communicate with patients and their carers verbally and in writing as and when required
  • Communicate with other staff members and stakeholders (i.e. consultants, departments company representatives), verbally and in writing as and when required, concerning sometimes complex information, such as patient history and clinical procedures

 

Skills and Experience

  •  BSc Radiography or Equivalent e.g. DCR(R)
  • Member of an appropriate professional body with valid registration e.g. HCPC
  • Proven experience in MRI and CT
  • IT skills
  • Good Communication skills
  • Organised and methodical in approach
  • Ability to progress multiple tasks simultaneously

 About the individual

 The successful candidate will have good interpersonal and communication skills, be able to demonstrate experience in the radiography field and demonstrate a willingness to support others. They will work well in a team, showing openness and mutual respect with a professional approach to work.

The department is currently open between 08:00 – 19:00, Monday – Saturday, with regular Sunday working through the year.  There is a requirement to work flexibly to cover the department’s working hours, which will include evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays.

If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, we would be happy to accommodate an informal visit as part of your application process and look forward to meeting you.

To discuss this role, please call Derrick Howard on 01580 857368.

 




Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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.



SAFERJobs To stay safe in your job search we recommend that you visit SAFERjobs (https://www.safer-jobs.com), a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation working to combat job scams. Visit the SAFERjobs website for information on common scams and to get free, expert advice for a safer job search.

  • Investors in People Gold Logo
  • Positive about Disabed People Logo
  • Improving Working Lives Logo
  • Mindful Employer Logo
  • Smoke Free Logo
  • Age Positive Logo
  • Stonewall Logo
  • Apprenticeships Logo
  • CQC Outstanding