Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Audiological Scientist (Auditory Implant Programme)

Band 7

Main area
Audiology
Grade
Band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 Hours Per Week
Job ref
321-CH-SPSURG-212-A
Site
John Radcliffe Hospital
Town
Oxford
Salary
£33,222 - £43,041 per annum
Closing
23/11/2018 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


 

We are looking to expand our Audiology team working in the rapidly expanding Oxford Auditory Implant Programme. Our well established service provides Cochlear Implants, Bone Anchored Hearing Aids and Middle Ear Implants for adults and children throughout Oxfordshire and surrounding counties.

 

Working with our multidisciplinary team (ENT Consultants, Audiological Scientists, Audiologists, speech and Language Therapists, Teacher of the Deaf and Administrative staff), you will have clinical independence, be responsible for initial assessments, hearing aid and device fitting, intra-operative testing and post-operative programming and troubleshooting. We also encourage active participation in service development and research.

 

You will have an MSc in Audiology and significant advanced clinical experience in adult and paediatric audiology. Experience of BAHA and Cochlear Implants is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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

Informal enquiries are welcome by contacting Jane Humphries, Auditory Implant Programme Co-ordinator, 01865 234550,  jane.humphries@ouh.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01865223142