Nuclear Medicine Technologist (Band 6)

Recruiter
The London Clinic
Location
London
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
04 Jun 2021
Closes
12 Jun 2021
Ref
J223-A-21-1851
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Permanent
We have an exciting opportunity for a Nuclear Medicine Technologist (Band 6) to join our Radiology department, based at The London Clinic's main hospital site in London. We are offering a competitive salary of £40,735 - £45,012, and we offer a supportive and warm working culture where your contribution is valued, and you can help us provide the best, personalised healthcare, and deliver our three core values of; Caring, Inspiring and Pioneering.

Established in 1932, The London Clinic is one of the UK's largest private hospitals, witha state-of-the-art imaging department providing diagnostic services which range from General radiology through to complex Interventional procedures. We have a dedicated Breast imaging suite as well as our Nuclear Medicine department, where we have a gamma camera, PET/CT scanner, as well as an exciting nuclear medicine therapies service. This is in addition to our busy CT, MR and Ultrasound disciplines.

Job Profile

The Nuclear Medicine Technologist will assist in the provision of an efficient Nuclear Medicine Imaging and PET/CT Service.
  • Job Location:This role is located at our main hospital site in London, W1G 6BW (Close to Regents Park & Baker Street tube stations).
  • Job Type:This is a full-time, permanent position working 37.5 hours per week; Monday to Friday. We operate a mixed shift pattern - 7.5 hours p/day, flexibility required with various start times between 8am -10am.
  • Salary:£40,735 - £45,012 (inclusive of London Weighting), and the salary will be dependent upon skills and experience.
  • Benefits package:We offer a comprehensive package which includes a contribution pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%), Private Medical Healthcare, 33 day's annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays), season ticket travel loan, and a wide range of discounts with a variety of retailers and services. We also offer excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education.


Key Duties
  • Undertake routine and complex diagnostic Nuclear Medicine investigations and maintain a high standard of technical skill, efficiency and patient care.
  • Ensure that standards are maintained in accordance with departmental protocols and national guidelines.
  • Prepare pharmaceuticals labelled with radioactivity under aseptic conditions for intravenous administration to patients.
  • Perform venepuncture and cannulation to administer radioactive substances whilst working under safe practices.
  • To assist with the provision of an efficient service and to provide routine advice to patients undergoing administration of radioactive materials as well as to staff or relatives providing care to such patients.
  • Support the department's Quality Assurance programme & assist all technical and scientific staff with the introduction of new procedures and techniques.


Skills & Experience

  • DCR or BSc in Radiography, with a post graduate qualification in Nuclear Medicine or equivalent Nuclear Medicine qualification.
  • Post qualification experience as Nuclear Medicine Technologist or Radiographer with Nuclear Medicine experience.
  • Broad knowledge of routine and complex Nuclear Medicine Imaging techniques.
  • Experience in PET/CT with the ability to cannulate & inject radiopharmaceuticals.
  • Working experience with Radiology Information Systems, Nuclear medicine processing packages and PACS
  • An articulate, diplomatic, flexible and calm individual with excellent communication skills.


We are an organisation that has charitable status and this helps us to drive forward our mission of reinvesting our income to deliver better patient outcomes. We have state-of-the-art facilities located around Harley Street with approx. 1300 employees across 8 sites, where we cover a broad range of specialisms, including complex medical and surgical procedures and a comprehensive range of cancer and outpatient services.

The London Clinic is proud of its diverse workforce and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We absolutely welcome applicants from underrepresented groups; if you think you have the skills and experience for the job, please apply - we would love to hear from you regardless of your background.

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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