19 Jan

Trainee Mammographer Jobs Vacancy at Southampton University Hospitals Nhs Trust Southampton

Trainee Mammographer
Southampton University Hospitals Nhs Trust
Southampton ENG
19 Jan, 2018 29 days ago

Southampton University Hospitals Nhs Trust Southampton urgently required following position for Trainee Mammographer. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.

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Trainee Mammographer Jobs Vacancy at Southampton University Hospitals Nhs Trust Southampton Jobs Details:

Main area Breast Imaging Department Grade Band 6 Contract Permanent Hours Full Time 37.5 hours per week Job ref 188-OTH405 Site Princess Anne Hospital Town Southampton Salary £26,565 - £35,577 pa Closing Today at 23:59

The breast imaging unit based at Princess Anne Hospital, Southampton is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic, motivated Radiographer with a keen interest in breast imaging, wishing to train and specialise in Mammography, both in the symptomatic and screening setting.

The breast imaging unit is a busy, long established specialist centre fully equipped with digital mammography equipment and provides a full range of breast imaging investigations. These include, breast tomosynthesis, stereotactic breast biopsies along with the breast screening service which is also provided remotely through three mobile units.

We pride ourselves on being a teaching hospital and imaging reference centre providing great opportunities for training and development. University Hospital Southampton (UHS) was rated by staff in recent surveys in the top 5 acute NHS Trusts as one of the best placed to work.

The successful applicant will undertake in-house training alongside that provided through a National Training centre and will, on completion, gain the Postgraduate Award in Mammography.

You must have HCPC registration with a BSc in Radiography or the Diploma of the College of Radiographers and you must be willing to travel to all the sites used by the mobile screening vans and be flexible to the needs of the service.

As a trainee specialist radiographer in mammography you will complement our friendly and dedicated multidisciplinary team by seeking to provide high quality patient care. You will demonstrate a professional and caring nature, have excellent communication skills and should be flexible and able to travel between your base at Princess Anne Hospital and mobile screening sites located throughout Hampshire, Wiltshire and Dorset.

Salary will initially be at Band 5 (£22,128- £28,746) until qualified when, following competency assessment, this will be raised to a Band 6 position.

Please be advised that this vacancy may close earlier than stated if large numbers of applications are received.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to acknowledge receipt of your application. If you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date of this post, please presume that you have not been selected for interview.

Applicants from University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust whose posts are considered to be ‘At Risk’ will be given prior consideration for this post

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Getting to Work

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Please note that we will not accept any applications or queries via agencies, under any circumstances.

Our staff are positive about working at UHS and rate us above average compared to other NHS Trusts in the Staff Attitude Survey. We are rated strongly on a number of areas including teamwork, communication and engagement.

Equality remains at the centre of all Trust policy making, service delivery and employment practice with all employees being given equality of opportunity to develop, apply for promotion and have working arrangements that enable them to achieve a manageable work-life balance.

The Trust actively promotes a work environment free from harassment and discrimination and provides training for managers and staff to ensure this happens. The Trust also closely monitors recruitment activity, training and development and employment practices to ensure equality of practice with regard to race, colour, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, disability, marital status and age.

As a service provider the Trust ensures equality of access and delivery of our services through the provision of interpreter services, facilities for the disabled and sensitivity for patients' ethnic and religious differences and needs.

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