Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Superintendent Radiographer – Maternity locum

Band 7

Main area
Radiology
Grade
Band 7
Contract
Fixed Term - until 31.10.19
Hours
full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
321-EF-108-RADI-B7
Site
Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre
Town
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary
£33,222 - £43,041 per annum
Closing
21/10/2018 23:59

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research.

The Trust comprises four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton General Hospital in Banbury.

Our values, standards and behaviours define the quality of clinical care we offer and the professional relationships we make with our patients, colleagues and the wider community. We call this Delivering Compassionate Excellence and its focus is on our values of compassion, respect, learning, delivery, improvement and excellence. These values put patients at the heart of what we do and underpin the quality healthcare we would like for ourselves or a member of our family. Watch how we set out to deliver compassionate excellence via the OUH YouTube channel.

 

Many of our recruitment programmes use Value Based Interviewing to identify those who have the skills we seek, who share our values and who are able to deliver compassionate excellence from the outset. We know that this makes a significant difference to your job satisfaction and above all the outcomes and experience of our patients and their families.

For more information about our Values and Value Based Interviewing please visit www.ouh.nhs.uk/about/vision-and-values


 

Band 7 Superintendent Radiographer

 

Full time 37.5 – Maternity locum post (fixed until October 2019)

 

We are looking for a highly experienced qualified Radiographer to assist in the leadership and management of our General  X-ray and DXA Department. The applicant needs to have excellent leadership and organisational skills to complement our friendly, social and dynamic Radiology team here at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford. The post holder will be involved with the supervision and management of staff and students, providing training, and you will encourage the highest professional and technical standards in all staff by personal example and constructive supervision.

 

A significant part of the role involves the day-to-day running of our radiographer-led DXA service alongside the Radiology Manager and DXA scanning team. We offer an excellent osteoporosis service here at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, working alongside the Trust’s metabolic bone, rheumatology and fracture prevention services. Experience in DXA scanning would be beneficial but not essential.

 

We are a busy orthopaedic radiology department carrying out all types of general and specialist examinations. The post will be working 4 days leading and managing the X-ray and DXA services alongside our current Superintendent Radiographers. All radiographers rotate to general x-ray, fluoroscopy and theatres. The band 7 radiographers take a lead role within all areas of the department and act as Duty Radiographer. Participation in our on-call rota for evenings and weekends is required.

 

This is an opportunity to be part of a growing area of Radiography which will include managerial and clinical duties performed to the highest standards.


You should hold either the appropriate BSc qualifications. In addition, you must have excellent communication skills and be highly motivated.


For further information and / or informal visit, please contact Emma Fower – Superintendent Radiographer on 01865 738209 or email Emma.Fower@ouh.nhs.uk


Please note that this post is subject to a 6 month probationary 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

For further information and / or informal visit, please contact Emma Fower – Superintendent Radiographer on 01865 738209 or email Emma.Fower@ouh.nhs.uk

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