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Imaging Nurse
Band 5
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North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust
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Peterborough City Hospital & Hinchingbrooke Hospital
Peterborough & Hinchingbrooke
£28,050 - £36,644 per annum
25/01/2019 23:59
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Clinical Diagnostic Imaging Nurse

Band 5

There has never been a better time to join our Trust than now! We run three busy hospital sites at Peterborough, Huntingdon and Stamford and provide outpatient services in two community hospitals in Ely and Doddington. Our 6,000 staff serve a growing population of 700,000 across Cambridgeshire and South Lincolnshire.

As a newly-merged, larger organisation we have increased opportunities to enhance services, ensuring we provide the best patient experience and clinical outcomes. For our staff this means they can experience a wide and varied career within the one organisation. We offer a real commitment to supporting your career in an environment where your skills and ideas are valued, where you are supported in developing your full potential and where your individual contribution is recognised, respected and rewarded.

Our Trust vision is: Working together to be the best at providing outstanding care for local communities, and so we look to appoint people who are as passionate about good quality patient care as we are!

Diagnostic Imaging Nurse

Band 5 /6 depending on experience

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a staff nurses to join our team of nurses working within the Diagnostic Imaging Department. Diagnostic Imaging Nurses carry out many roles and responsibilities including providing high quality patient focused care, in addition to assisting the Consultant Radiologists who undertake interventional procedures for both outpatients and inpatients within the department. The role will also include the pre-assessment and booking of patients, assisting with sterile procedures, monitoring patients during procedures and post procedure recovery. The unique and varied nature of the specialty means there is always something new and interesting to learn as new procedures are developed and undertaken. Lead aprons are worn for several hours at a time, and there is a certain amount of manual handling of patients, beds and trolleys.

If you are dynamic and motivated, have excellent communication skills and up to date knowledge in an acute setting and would like to face a new challenge then this is the role for you. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience as a band 5 nurse in an acute setting, theatre, ITU or angio suite are especially useful. Return to Practice may be considered.

The core hours are between 08:00 and 18:00 Monday to Friday. However work patterns may change in the future as the service requirements change. There is also a potential for on-call. The post is in both the interventional theatre and Diagnostic Imaging Department.

For an Informal discussion and further information please contact David Truman / David Hosking 01733 673495 / 01733 678130.


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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.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For an Informal discussion and further information please contact David Truman / David Hosking 01733 673495 / 01733 678130. or


If you have problems applying, contact

North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust
Resourcing Department
Hinchingbrooke Hospital
Hinchingbrooke Park
PE29 6NT
01480 847534