London – The Harley Street Clinic
HCA UK are incredibly proud to be awarded ‘Private Hospital Group of the Year ‘ 2020 at the Health Investor Awards.
Job - Learning and Development Radiographer
Location - The Harley Street Clinic, London
Contract Type - Permanent, full time hours 37.5hrs (Monday to Friday 8.30am - 17.30pm, no on-call requirements)
Salary Range - Competitive (dependent upon skills and experience). This position is equivalent to a NHS band 8a.
We have an exceptional opportunity for a Learning and Development Radiotherapist Superintendent to join our team. As part of the Radiotherapy team the successful applicant will have access to all of HCA’s fantastic benefits and will work within an established organisation based in one of London’s most renowned medical locations and known worldwide for its outstanding service.
This position is equivalent to a NHS band 8a.
Reward & recognition – We reward your commitment in delivering the highest standard of care with generous and competitive benefits such as our contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance, annual salary review, 25 days holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell. We invest in your career development with clear career pathways and access to further education. We can also offer you support with relocation if you are living outside of London or the UK; subject to terms and conditions.
To lead in facilitating the training, education and development of both pre and post-graduate learners.
Organisation and implementation of study days and clinical supervision.
To have day to day responsibility for the supervision of the treatment radiotherapists
To work as a senior member of the radiotherapy team responsible for maintaining and developing the radiotherapy service.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Supervise the treatment radiotherapists.
In conjunction with the other Superintendents, ensure all referrals for radiotherapy are dealt with promptly and efficiently in accordance with departmental policies and procedures.
In conjunction with senior radiotherapeutic staff, agree, implement and monitor systems of work, quality assurance procedures and protocols.
To take responsibility for the organisation of training and development of all post graduate staff from induction onwards. Reviewing all training competencies, reporting any issues/concerns to relevant management.
To provide clinical tutorials and ensure the clinical area is an effective learning environment.
To co-ordinate and support staff with completing all mandatory training in line with the companies learning Academy.
To maintain departmental training records in accordance with external legislation eg IR(ME)R.
To assist with individual performance review and the development of personal development plans.
To facilitate clinical supervision/ reflective practice amongst the team.
Skills & Experience
About the Facility
The Radiotherapy Department at THSC treats approximately 700 patients per year utilising two Varian linacs with full RapidArc, IGRT and Gating capabilities. In addition, the Radiosurgery service at HCA includes the UK’s first CyberKnife based at The Harley Street Clinic (THSC) and The London Gamma Knife Centre, located at Platinum Medical Centre.