Radiology Healthcare Assistant

Radiology Healthcare Assistant

Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust | Yeovil, ENG, GB

Posted 10 days ago

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The Radiology department at Yeovil District Hospital are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated Radiographic Healthcare Assistant.
Benefits of working for us:
• Working for a Trust voted 1stfor Health and Well-being across the UK (NHS staff survey)
• Full NHS terms and conditions including extensive holidays, Agenda for Change pay with enhancements
• Discounts for local and national retailers
• Dedicated well-being services for all employees
• Flexible working where possible
You will become actively involved in a broad range of duties including the clerical work connected with patient administration. There is a structured in house training program covering all modalities within Radiology which you will be expected to undertake.
Your duties will include caring for patients, assisting Radiographic staff in carrying out x-ray examinations and associated procedures.
Hours of work: The x-ray department provides services which extend outside the normal working week. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in Bank Holiday, evening and weekend duties. You may be asked to cover other days/shifts at times of staff shortage.
Yeovil Hospital is an ambitious and friendly Trust that is proud to provide acute care for a population of more than 225,000 people in South Somerset, North and West Dorset and parts of Mendip. The hospital has 345 beds, a busy Emergency Department, a variety of outpatient and diagnostics services, and a private patients' wing which offers a personal service in state-of-the-art clinical facilities, with all profits being invested back into NHS healthcare.
Yeovil Hospital's iCARE model, which has established the principles of exemplary patient care, patient and employee experience, has attracted national interest and is embedded in everything we do, following our vision to care for our patients as if they are one of our family. The Trust's shared vision has led to our staff rating Yeovil Hospital the best in England for employee health and wellbeing for the third year running in the annual NHS staff survey 2020.
For a full list of duties and responsibilities, please refer to the attached Job Description and Person Specification.