General & CT Night Radiographer
Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 6 radiographer to join the night team at Fairfield General Hospital. We are looking for an enthusiastic, patient focused Radiographer. You should be a good team player and be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal, and communication skills. The Radiographer will work as part of the radiography team, providing an efficient and high quality imaging service 24/7, whilst dealing with patients in a caring professional manner. The Radiographer will be expected to act as a senior member of the team working a rotational rota covering night shifts, with regular rotation onto weekday shifts. The Radiographer will be expected to extend their skills and competence to include all CT examinations.
Main duties of the job
The general and CT department at Fairfield is an exciting place to work with excellent opportunities to increase skills in CT and leadership. You will be expected to take a leading role and assist in the running of the service, within the general area of x-ray and the CT department. You would be expected to work on a three week rolling rota which will include 2 weeks of nights and 1 week of days.
The Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust (NCA) provides hospital and integrated health and social care services to over one million people living across Greater Manchester. Our 20,000 colleagues care for people in hospital and in the community, working across Bury, Rochdale, Oldham and Salford, to save and improve lives. As a large NHS trust we are committed to enhancing the health of our local population by delivering consistently high standards of care and working closely with local authorities and key partners. We believe in our power and potential to make a difference and we're always looking for people who demonstrate our three
core values - care, appreciate and inspire - to join our team. In return, we can offer you a job role with purpose and flexibility. The size and scale of the NCA means we can provide more challenge and opportunities so your career can always be moving in the right direction. By joining us you can also access a competitive benefits package, including, a fantastic annual leave allowance, flexible working opportunities and protected hours for health and wellbeing activities, helping you to achieve more personal downtime and a betterwork-life balance.
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To read more information about the advertised role, and the main job duties/responsibilities please open the Job Description and Person Specification located under the supporting documents heading. You can also read more information about working at the Northern Care Alliance within the attached Candidate Information Pack or by visiting our careers website: www.careers.northerncarealliance.nhs.uk
In line with the Trusts Single Equality Scheme we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of ethnic origin, disability, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, nationality, religion, marital status, social back ground or trade union membership. However, as members of ethnicity minority groups and individuals with disabilities are currently under-represented at this level of post, we would encourage applications from members of these groups. Appointment will be based on merit alone.
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