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Do you share our values? We’re looking for applications from people who:- care about what they do
- respect and value others
- listen in order to improve
- always do what they can to be helpful
…to help make us a valued and trusted partner within our care system, that delivers safe effective care to our local population.
People for Patients. Our People, our Patients, our Priority
Do you want to work in a state of the art Endoscopy Unit, with seven procedure rooms?
Do you want to work in a fast paced environment where you are supported by a hardworking, friendly and forward thinking team? Then this could be the job for you.
The Unit is expanding, therefore we are looking for Endoscopy Technicians to join our team. Duties of the role include ; airway management for patients undergoing a range of diagnostic and therapeutic Endoscopy procedures such as, Gastroscopies, Colonoscopies, PEG, ERCP and EBUS procedures.
The successful post holder will also assist Endoscopists with Biopsies, and undertake small Polypectomies. You will support the Registered Nurses with the admission and discharge processes on the Unit.
Previous Endoscopy experience is preferred, but not essential, as full training will be given. We have two dedicated Clinical Educators to facilitate your training, and support with professional development.
Working hours are currently rostered over 8am- 8pm Monday to Friday, with shorter hours on a weekend at present to cover Inpatient Endoscopy lists. These hours are subject to change upon the needs of the service.
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.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Michelle Robinson
- Job title
- Endoscopy Sister
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 01904 726690