Assistant Practitioner - Radiography
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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
The Radiology Department at York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust employs a multi-disciplinary team of clinical and non-clinical staff to provide high quality, customer-focussed and user-friendly Diagnostic Radiology Service.
We are looking to recruit enthusiastic and well motivated individuals who are suitably qualified and accredited with the Society of Radiographers.
As part of the Radiology Team, you will be required to work flexibly throughout general radiography within a clear and definite scope of practice. This would include all general examinations that are not complex or needing adaptation of technique.
As a department we have a mix of CR and DR equipment of various manufacturers and are undergoing a programme of replacement.
You would be joining a long established team of Assistant Practitioners who are vital to our service and are very respected for their skills and hard work .
There are part time and full time positions available.
Requirements of the role:
1. Must have a recognised qualification to practice as an Assistant Practitioner - Radiography.
2. Must be accredited with the Society of Radiographers.
3. Must have relevant prescribed clinical experience leading to qualification.
4. Evidence of continuous professional development.
5. Must have excellent communication skills, be calm under pressure and exhibit a caring attitude.
Applications from candidates interested in fewer than the full number of hours specified, and/or those interested in a job share will be considered
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
- Steven Baker
- Job title
- Radiographer Principal
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 01904 725916