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Superintendent Radiographer

Band 8a

Main area
Imaging
Grade
Band 8a
Contract
Fixed Term or Secondment for 15 months
Hours
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
392-RNOH1291
Town
Bolsover Street, London
Salary
£52,643 - £58,558 per annim inc. (pro rata)
Closing
27/07/2020 23:59
Interview date
17/08/2020

The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust is the largest orthopaedic hospital in the UK and a global leader in our field.  We provide a dynamic working environment where we support frontline staff to implement improvements so that we can realise our vision of being a world leading neuro musculoskeletal hospital providing the best patient care and staff experience in the NHS, delivering world leading research, and offering a strong foundation of education, training and career progression. Our dedicated staff come from diverse backgrounds, and our patients benefit from the wide range of experience they bring to the Trust. The RNOH brings unrivalled expertise together in one place allowing us to deliver some of the world’s most complex and innovative care to our patients

  • Rated Good by the CQC
  • Two sites, one in central London and one in Stanmore - which has recently opened The Stanmore Building, a new, state-of-the-art inpatient facility
  • Our Research and Innovation Centre works closely with our main academic partner, University College London
  • Recognised as a centre of excellence,  leading on national initiatives, such as the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) Programme
  • Further major redevelopment underway across the Stanmore site – improving and modernising our facilities to maintain our position as the UK’s leading centre for orthopaedic medicine
  • In the NHS staff survey, over 90% of our staff were satisfied with the quality of care they are able to give to patients - the best result of any NHS Trust in the country
  • Our staff also indicated that they had the best experience of appraisals as compared to all other NHS Trusts.

This is a great time to join us and play a critical role in the next stage of RNOH’s journey to achieving an outstanding CQC rating.

Our aim is to remain a world-leading orthopaedic hospital with the best patient care and staff experience in the NHS. To do this, we have four core values that underpin everything that we do. We use our values to help ensure that we are always focused on the things that our staff and patients believe are most important:

  • Patients first, always
  • Excellence, in all we do
  • Trust, honesty and respect, for each other
  • Equality, for all

Our annual staff survey results have been improving year on year, with our staff telling us that their experience of working at the Trust is getting better and better. They also indicate that our staff feel very loyal to the RNOH and committed to its role in providing the very best care to our complex patient group. We hope that we can welcome you to our growing team soon.

We are seeking a highly motivated qualified and experienced superintendent radiographer to join our friendly and dedicated team.

The successful candidate will be based at our Bolsover Street outpatient site in central London working Monday to Friday 37.5 hours per week.

Bolsover Street consists of two x-ray rooms (1 CR and 1 DR) and an ultrasound room.

The post holder will be expected to accommodate flexible working to include evening and weekend hours as required and to have previous experience in managing a team or department.

The post holder would be expected to manage all aspects of the outpatient x-ray department and to perform x-rays as required, ensuring the provision of a quality imaging service to agreed local standards and within the national legislative framework. Please note that this post is subject to a 6 month probation period.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Rachel Mason Imaging Manager (Rachel.mason12@nhs.net) or Jennifer Armstrong Superintendent Radiographer,  (jenniferarmstrong1@nhs.net) or call 02039470185