The Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research.
The Trust comprises of four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton Hospital in Banbury.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated Radiographer with organizational skills to complement our friendly, social and dynamic Radiology team here at the Nuffield Orthopedic Centre in Oxford.
This is an excellent opportunity for you to further your clinical experience within the field of musculoskeletal imaging.
We are a busy orthopaedic radiology department carrying out all types of general and specialist orthopaedic examinations. All radiographers rotate to general x-ray, fluoroscopy and theatres.
There is also an opportunity to rotate through our bone densitometry suite.
We are a mainly digital department with PACS and CRIS. The department has 4 general x-ray rooms which caters for inpatients, outpatients and paediatrics.
All staff are required to work 4 days per week over 7 days and cover on-call shifts from home over the evenings, nights and weekends. This post requires an active role in the maintenance of image quality and high standards of diagnostic imaging as well as the mentorship and support of student radiographers. Participation in the on-call rota for evenings and weekends is required.
This is an opportunity to gain the highest standards of orthopaedic radiography and to develop
your career within our supportive and friendly department.
You should hold the appropriate BSc qualifications and experience in orthopaedic radiography.
In addition, you must have excellent communication skills and be able to work on your own initiative and as a member of a team.
Please note that this post is subject to a 6 month probationary period.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Wendy Trinder, telephone ( Phone number removed ) , email ( Email address removed )
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Please note that this post is subject to a 6 month probationary period. If you currently hold a contract of employment with the Oxford University Hospitals, this will not apply. This statement does not apply to Medical staff or Executive Appointments.
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