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Radiopharmacy Production Manager

Job Reference: 358-2143223-CSI

University Hospitals of Leicester
Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester
£37,570 - £43,772

Due to retirement, an exciting opportunity has arisen within Nuclear Medicine at the University Hospitals of Leicester. We are looking for a talented Radiopharmacy production manager to lead the Radiopharmacy team at the Leicester Royal Infirmary. The work of the Radiopharmacy includes dispensing and quality control of diagnostic and therapeutic radiopharmaceuticals, as well as provision of an In Vitro laboratory service.

Successful applicants will be part of a friendly, supportive and experienced team that manufactures Tc-99m labelled pharmaceuticals and dispenses patient doses for Leicester Royal Infirmary and Glenfield Hospital. Non-technetium imaging and therapeutic radiopharmaceuticals are also dispensed within the Radiopharmacy.

Major Job roles include the production and QC of radiopharmaceuticals under the terms of the Manufacturers Specials licence and the IMP Manufacturer’s Authorisations held by the Radiopharmacy. The post holder will also be responsible for the operational management of our growing specialist services and leading an expanding team of technicians.

It is a requirement of the job that the successful candidate is able to start work between 06:30am – 07:00am

For further details / informal visits contact:

Sharon McMahon on 0116 258 5629 or email, Lisa Rowley on 0116 258 6331 or email for an informal discussion in the first instance

We will close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of application forms.

Preference will be given in the first instance to existing NHS employees within the East Midlands healthcare community who are ‘at risk’ of redundancy. Such employees within the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust will be considered first.”

Important Information

Applications will be transferred to TRAC system, by completing an application you are giving authorisation for the transfer of your data.

Correspondence regarding your application will be sent to you by email via a TRAC system account.

UHL is an equal opportunities employer. We aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve and where discrimination is outlawed, and staff and service users are equally valued and supported. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds who match our job criteria.

We especially welcome applications from members of our black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, as we have identified that UHL has an under-representation of BAME employees at band 7 and above.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria for the job will be interviewed if you indicate you wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme. If you require a reasonable adjustment at any stage of the recruitment process please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible.

Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

If this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) .

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-EEA candidates may not be appointed, if a suitable EU/EEA candidate is successful. This is due to the fact that it is unlikely the Trust would be able to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements.

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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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