Senior 1 MRI Radiographer (FTC)

05 Feb 2019
19 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

From complex care to straightforward procedures in both adults and children, HCA UK provides exceptional care across our six world-class hospitals, clinics, outpatient and diagnostics centres, and NHS partnerships. We believe that all our patients and employees should have access to the latest state-of-the-art technology, which has seen HCA Uk invest more than £500 million over the last decade to ensure that our hospitals and specialist centres are amongst the best equipped in the world. This philosophy of continual investment ensures our employees have the best career development opportunities; as their skills advance alongside our facilities and technology.
Situated in the heart of London's world-renowned medical district, The Princess Grace Hospital is recognised as one of the best-equipped multidisciplinary private hospitals in the capital. Our dedicated and highly trained team is committed to delivering an exemplary standard of clinical care across all specialties.

The Princess Grace Hospital has 127 registered beds, including 90 inpatient, 21 day case, 8 endoscopy, an urgent care unit and a Level 3 Intensive Care Units containing 9 beds, with 24-hour consultant cover and a high dependency unit. The hospital also has a several specialised centres, including; The London Breast Institute, recognised as one of the best private breast screening and diagnostic treatment centres in the UK; the London Digestive Centre, a highly specialised outpatient facility offering diagnoses and treatments for all conditions of the stomach, small and large intestines, liver, pancreas, and bile ducts; and The Institute of Sport Exercise and Health, a state-of-the-art facility dedicated to sport and exercise medicine.

Job Description

Reporting to the Modality Lead, the post holder will provide a customer focused high quality diagnostic Radiography service to our patients and service users.  To strive for and maintain the best standard of diagnostic imaging and efficiency for our users at all times.  The role will be based in MRI and the post holder will rotate through each of the MRI scanners within the facility in accordance with business need.  Flexibility  with working hours is necessary.

This is a fixed term contract, working 37.5hrs per week with an attractive and competitive salary increasing dependent upon skills and experience.

Reward and recognition:

We reward your commitment in delivering the highest standard of care with generous and competitive benefits such as  our contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance, annual salary review,  247.5hrs holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell. We invest in your career development with clear career pathways and access to further education. We can also offer you support with relocation if you are living outside of London or the UK; subject to terms and conditions.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • To provide a professional standard of excellence in radiographic services for all patients.
  • To have at least 3 years continuous MRI experience and to be competent in MRI.
  • Training will be provided for dedicated examinations.
  • Share clinical knowledge with junior colleagues both formally (through CPD sessions/clinical competency forms) and informally (ad hoc teaching/training opportunities).
  • To participate on the shift rotation, work across sites and undertake On-call duties, if required .
  • To help in booking of immediate clinic appointments and maintain appropriate departmental records as necessary.

Skills & Experience

  • Be a qualified Radiographer with Current HCPC registration.
  • Have competencies in MRI
  • Have experience in dedicated MRI for at least 3 years.
  • Be able to participate in a shift system/On-Call system.
  • Understanding of IR(ME)R, including the role of the operator, practitioner, referrer, employer and medical physics.

About The Individual

At HCA UK we recognise and value everyone as unique and individual; treat people with kindness and compassion; act with absolute honesty, integrity, and fairness and trust and treat one another as valued members of the HCA UK family. As someone looking to join our family, you will demonstrate these key values. 

You will also actively participate as a member of a team, working together to achieve tasks, goals, and objectives; demonstrate a lead by example attitude to inspire our colleagues and patients; and deliver information in a clear, concise, and compelling manner to effectively engage others and achieve desired results.

If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please apply for this role and a member of the team will be in contact shortly.

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