With a turnover of £1.4 billion and a workforce of around 16,000, Barts Health is the largest NHS trust in the country, and one of Britain’s leading healthcare providers. The Trust’s five hospitals – St Bartholomew’s Hospital in the City, including the Barts Heart Centre, The Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel, Newham University Hospital in Plaistow, Whipps Cross University Hospital in Leytonstone and Mile End – deliver high quality compassionate care to the 2.5 million people of East London and beyond.
Recent improvements has led to a stronger focus on providing Safe and Compassionate care to our patients and this has increased opportunities available to learn, develop and expand your career. We believe that providing excellent education, training and development for our staff is essential. We offer a wide range of benefits for example access to childcare vouchers, home-electronic scheme giving you discounted prices for home –electronics, salary sacrifice for cars, season ticket loans and access to staff discount for local restaurants and gyms
So while we are improving, you can too - within a professionally challenging yet exciting environment.Advanced Practice Mammographer – Image Interpretation
We are Barts Health and we are looking for an exceptional Advanced Practice Mammographer who undertakes film reading to cover maternity leave for 12 months in the first instance.
With a base at St Bartholomew’s Hospital you will also be required to work at Whipps Cross Hospital, Newham University Hospital and occasionally at the sites used for screening by the Central and East London Breast Screening Service. Most of your work will be with the Symptomatic service; however you will also be required to work in Screening/Assessment as part of the Service Level Agreement between Barts Health and the Central and East London Breast Screening Service. It is therefore essential that you have experience of working in a Breast Screening environment to NBSS standards.
You will undertake approx. one session screen reading of Screening Mammograms per week.
You will be part of a team who support each other and deliver excellent care.
You should be a qualified Radiographer who holds the Post Graduate Certificate of Professional Practice in Mammography, a Post Graduate qualification in Image Interpretation of the Breast from a recognised centre and be HCPC registered. Capable and willing to work to the highest standards, committed to patient care and with the desire to work in this exacting environment. You should have a minimum of five years of active post-graduate experience as a Radiographer and at least three years of mammography experience in a Screening Service.
Why Barts Health? We are an organisation that is both well established and forward looking. We have a heritage and tradition that goes back centuries, yet we’re not stuck in the past. Based in Central London, we have everything the city offers on our doorstep and good links to all parts of the city and beyond. As well as the Barts site, you will work at Whipps Cross and Newham Hospitals, both of which serve a varied and diverse population.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Should you wish to discuss your application or any aspects of the role, please contact:
Liz Mazura, Superintendent Radiographer on Apply
Anne Dean or Joanne Francis, Senior Radiographers, on Apply
Or why not come and visit, see where you would be working and meet the team? Informal visits can be arranged on the numbers above.
We strive to live by our WeCare values and are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential.
As an Equal Opportunities Employer we actively support applications from individuals’ who apply under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme and will process your application as appropriate.
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