Senior Radiographer (General X-Ray & Mammography)

Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Mar 2019
Closes
29 Mar 2019
Ref
HCA13656-160976
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

HCA Healthcare UK – World’s largest private acute and complex care hospital group and winners of 'The Best Private Healthcare provider 2016' and 'Best International Cancer Services' provider 2016

The Lister Hospital campus in South-West London has been rated as ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission in 2017, which highlights the exceptional care and highest quality of nursing and clinical care provided by our staff at the hospital.

The campus encompasses one of the most famous landmarks in Chelsea, The Lister Hospital located next to Chelsea Bridge; Chelsea Outpatients Centre, a modern and contemporary private diagnostic and treatment facility on the famous Chelsea Kings Road and our private outpatient physiotherapy service and independent private general practice at Chelsea Medical Centre.

In May 2017, the campus expanded to include a brand new purpose-built outpatient centre HCA Sydney Street, Chelsea.

The Radiography service at The Lister Hospital Campus covers a full range of modalities, including; MRI, CT, XRay, Fluoroscopy, interventional radiography, mammography/Tomosynthesis. We offer a 1 stop breast clinic, ultrasound. The team rotate across all campus sites dependent upon service and patient needs and our radiographers work across all modalities ensuring they maintain and develop their knowledge and skills.

For medical professionals who value great training and career progression opportunities, an open-door management policy with a real team spirit, The Lister Hospital Campus is the career destination of choice. 

Job Description

As the Senior Radiographer you will be responsible for delivering a high standard of diagnostic imaging to all service users, ensuring clinical safety and facilitating a high standard of patient care. As well as the day to day responsibilities you will also be encouraged to take on other projects outside of the day to day routine to ensure the continuous improvement and development of the service.

This is a full time role working 37.5hrs per week (covering a variety of shifts between 8am-8pm, Monday to Friday and 9am-1pm on a Saturday – there is also a requirement to cover our oncall service).

The attractive and competitive salary increase dependent upon skills and experience.

Benefits: We'll look after you with our contribution pension scheme, the use of all HCA facilities for acute medical conditions, annual salary review, 25 days holiday each year and access to a fantastic flexible benefits scheme. We can also offer you a relocation packages if you are living outside of London or the UK. You can expect to be working in an environment that promotes the development of your skills and knowledge.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Operate imaging equipment in accordance with operational procedures and guidelines
  • Maintain high professional imaging standards in high quality patient care
  • Assist in the development and monitoring of systems of work, quality assurance procedures and protocols.
  • Work closely with the multi-disciplinary team to support and participate in a team approach to problem solving
  • Respond appropriately to all enquiries and complaints, escalating to a manager where necessary
  • Assist the Consultant Radiologists in the performance of their examinations.
  • Rotate between various Lister location as and when required
  • Carry out other duties at the request of the Superintendent or Centre Manager

Skills & Experience

For this role, you will have substantial previous experience across a number of modalities within either a private or NHS setting, ideally with an element of CT. It is also desirable that you do have some UK experience.

About The Individual

To be successful in this role, you will need to be keen and eager to deliver world class customer service and also to develop your skills and experiences. You will need to have excellent time management skills and not be afraid to ask from help from the wide team, whilst also making yourself available to assist your colleagues.

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

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