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Radiology Assistant

Band 2

Main area
Radiology
Grade
Band 2
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Shifts
Job ref
185-A-18-62099
Site
Exeter
Town
Exeter
Salary
£17,460 - £18,702
Closing
31/10/2018 23:59

Radiographic Assistants work closely with radiographers, ultra-sonographers and consultant radiologists in providing quality care to patients attending for diagnostic procedures.We are looking for individuals who have a flexible approach to working, are caring, kind and compassionate, and happy to work as part of a large but inclusive team. As a radiography assistant or imaging support worker, you'll work with the above professionals to: process film images order stocks of consumable items help with procedures such as biopsies make sure the working environment is clean and hygienic prepare patients for imaging or treatment, including lifting patients check the equipment and report faults input data Radiography assistants and imaging support workers need to be: very safety conscious interested in technology calm and reassuring able to understand and follow instructions exactly physically fit as the job involves a lot of standing and lifting confident working on computers You'll also need: good communication skills good observation skills ability to keep up to date and learn new skills The role involves working from 8am to 8pm with a variety a shifts covering these hours 7 days a week to provide a top quality service to the people of Devon. The post holder will rotate between working in our ultrasound rooms, MRI scanners, CT scanners, General X-ray rooms, Special procedures and within our PACs (Image Archiving) team. As a member of our team you will benefit from: 27 days annual leave (increasing to 33 days after 10years service) A fantastic staff benefits package Access to the NHS Pension Scheme Staff discount in our canteen, on-site boots pharmacy and WH Smiths stores Our vision is to provide safe, high quality seamless services delivered with courtesy and respect. To achieve our vision we expect all our staff to uphold our Trust values. Our Trust values are: Honesty, Openness & Integrity Fairness, Inclusion & Collaboration Respect & Dignity ***Preference will be given to staff with ‘Priority’ and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.** DUE TO THE ANTICIPATED HIGH NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POST WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE THE VACANCY BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE.

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Susannah Fulthorpe susannah.fulthorpe@nhs.net 01392 402339

If you have problems applying, contact

Personnel Reception
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
Wonford
Barrack Road
Exeter
Devon
EX2 5DW
Telephone
01392 403936 or 403758

As users of the disability confident scheme, we operate a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for job applicants with disabilities. If you let us know, when you apply, that you would like to use this scheme, we will guarantee you an interview, if you meet all the essential criteria listed in the person specification section of the job description.

We will also make any reasonable adjustments you require to our selection process. Please let us know what you need


Our Trust is proudly committed to race equality.
To ensure our ethnic minority staff have an equal opportunity to succeed, we are offering career development support to any ethnic minority staff.

Interested?

Please email rde-tr.equality@nhs.net to find out more.