Vascular Scientist

Recruiter
GP Care Uk Ltd
Location
Bristol
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
07 Jun 2021
Closes
17 Jun 2021
Ref
J153-A-21-2702
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Permanent
Sonographer

We are looking for a part time Vascular Scientist/ Sonographer to join our award winning community DVT service to cover clincis on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at various locations across Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire (BNSSG). Our clinics operate from a range of GP practices across the BNSSG area. You will work with our team of Sonographers, Specialist DVT nurses, Healthcare Assistants and lead GPs to assess, treat and review patients with suspected DVT.

Occasional cover might be required in other areas in BNSSG and Gloucestershire. Our service also incorporates running clinics from HM Prison locations.

You must be registered with HCPC (Health and Care Professions Council), skilled in DVT, non obstetric ultrasound with additional gynaecology skills and able to report independently. Ability to scan musculoskeletal and small parts are an added advantage.

Interested?

Clinics typically run between8am and 6pm. We also run a clinic on a Saturday morning.

You will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be comfortable working in the community with a Healthcare Assistant to support you in clinics, with our broader clinical team supporting you remotely.

We schedule breaks to allow catch up time within our clinics and we do not double book in anticipation of patients not attending.

Travel to our community clinic locations will be required, therefore a current driving licence and access to a car is an essential requirement. Travel time is paid, as is mileage.

Benefits includes 30 days holiday plus bank holidays, pro rata if part time, together with a 14% non-contributory pension.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted to attend an interview and if sucessful will then be asked to attend one of our clinics.

About Us


We are a CQC accredited healthcare provider of community based healthcare services including diagnostics, outpatient and ancillary services to NHS and private patients, currently within Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire and Gloucestershire but looking to branch out further to new CCG areas across England. In addition we offer a variety of support services to our shareholder base of 100 practices which comprise over 650 GPs who look after approximately 1,000,000 patients. Our services are clinically led, developed to meet patient needs and provide cost and efficiency savings to the NHS.

GP Care's values are:

Good team worker

Patient sensitive

Compliant and consistent

Adaptable and innovative

Responsible and accountable

Economically aware

Relationship builder

GP Care is committed to a policy of equality in all our employment practices and it is essential that all staff are willing to make a positive contribution to the promotion and implementation of this. Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices.

This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas .

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