Radiographer

Posted 6 April by NHS Western Isles Featured
Radiographer
Band 5 - £22,440 to £29,034 pro rata
Plus £985 Distant Island Allowance pro rata
Fixed Term Contract for 12 Months
37.5 Hours per Week

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We are looking for a highly motivated, hard working, enthusiastic Radiographer to work in our busy Radiology Department. This position would be suitable for newly qualified Radiographers with an interest in remote and rural working.

You will have the opportunity to work in a ‘state of the art’ department with a friendly team of Radiographers and Sonographers dedicated to providing a high quality Radiographic service to the Western Isles population.

The post will be based at the Western Isles Hospital in Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis, with occasional visits to the Uist and Barra Hospital in Benbecula to provide short Radiography locums.

You will have the opportunity to develop your skills in DR, CR, Digital Fluoroscopy, and Multislice CT. There is an on call from home commitment with this post.

The Western Isles Hospital is situated in Stornoway on the beautiful Island of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides. The island is served by excellent communications links with the Scottish mainland and is ideally situated for a wide range of cultural and outdoor leisure activities.

The successful candidate will:
• hold DCR or BSc in Diagnostic Radiography
• have good working experience in a wide range of diagnostic imaging investigations
• have understanding of the specific challenges of remote and rural healthcare delivery
• be able to work in a pressurised, acute environment
• hold HCPC registration

For further information please contact Jane MacDonald, Acting Radiology Manager, NHS Western Isles on. The successful applicant will be required to register with the PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) Scheme. This post is not eligible for relocation expenses.

All NHS Western Isles vacancies appear on the SHOW website: along with a job description and an application form.

Gheibhear bileag-tagraidh agus dealbh-obrach bho Roinn Feachd-obrach, Ospadal nan Eilean Siar, Rathad MhicAmhlaigh, Steòrnabhagh, Eilean Leòdhais HS1 2AF. Fònor 762005.

Return completed application form in Word Format to or mail to; Human Resources Department, Western Isles Hospital, Macaulay Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis HS1 2AF. Telor 762005.

Closing Date: 27th April 2018 REF NO: WI2065

Reference: 34850372

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