Skip to main content

Employer heading

University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust logo
Please wait, loading

Cardiac Radiographer

Band 6

Main area
Cardiology
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week (Full Time - 37.5 hours per week)
Job ref
205-2717846
Site
University Hospital of North Midlands
Town
Stoke on Trent
Salary
£31,365 - £37,890 pro rata PA
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
26/01/2021 23:59

If there is a high volume of applications the advert may be closed early. Please apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. (This does not apply to any medical staffing posts)

Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.

____________________________________________________________________________

The University hospital of North Midlands (UHNM) is perfectly located next to the M6 which is within commuting distance from Centre’s such as Manchester and Birmingham, and surrounded by Staffordshire’s finest rural leisure and activities parks and the Peak District National Park.

UHNM is one of the largest and most modern in the country. We serve around three million people and we’re highly regarded for our facilities, teaching and research. We have strong links with Keele University and undergraduate and post graduate teaching is encouraged.

The Trust has around 1,450 inpatient beds across sites in Stoke-on-Trent and Stafford. Our 11,700 strong workforce provide emergency treatment, planned operations and medical care from the Royal Stoke University Hospital (RSUH) and the County Hospital at Stafford. Our mission to provide the very best health care includes recruiting the best people. Our goal is to be a world-class centre of achievement, where patients receive the highest standards of care and the best people come to learn, work and research.

An opportunity has become available, for a Band 6 Radiographer. There has never been a more exciting time to join our Team. Full time and Part time hours of working will be considered.

The Heart Centre at UHNM provides tertiary cardiology and cardiothoracic surgical services for over 2 million people across Staffordshire, Shropshire, Derbyshire and South Cheshire, as well as secondary care cardiology for the local population. Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgical provision within UHNM has recently undergone substantial expansion and you will be joining a strong, motivated team. The successful applicant will join the established and prominent consultant, nursing and technical team, and will have every opportunity to participate in continuing development and success of the service

The department currently has three brand new state of the art cardiac catheter labs (2 single plane and one Bi-plane) and we are in the process of undergoing replacement for our fourth single plane imaging intensifier.

In our coronary theatres we perform diagnostic coronary angiography, percutaneous coronary intervention, a TAVI programme and a busy structural list including  percutaneous closure of atrial septal defects and patent foramen ovale,  percutaneous aortic valve implantation and Mitral clipping.

We also carry out diagnostic and therapeutic electrophysiology procedures, permanent pacemaker and implantable defibrillator implantation are all performed.

Other procedures conducted include alcoholic septal reduction for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, chronic total occlusions and biopsies.


The successful candidate will hold a Degree or Diploma in Radiography, previous cath lab experience is desirable but not essential.

Person specification

Education/Qualifications

Essential criteria
  • Educated to ‘A’ level or equivalent
  • DCR/BSc
  • HCPC registered
  • Evidence of continuing professional development

Experience

Essential criteria
  • Minimum 12 months clinical experience in a busy NHS environment
Positive about disabled peopleAge positiveArmed Forces Covenant Gold Award

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

Apply online now

Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Raymond Fu
Job title
Lead Cardiac Radiographer
Email address
Raymond.fu@uhnm.nhs.uk
Telephone number
01782 675428
Additional information

Raymond Fu on 01782 (6)75428