London – The Wellington Hospital
HCA UK are incredibly proud to be awarded ‘Private Hospital Group of the Year ‘ 2020 at the Health Investor Awards.
Job - Senior Nuclear Medicine Technologist
Location - The Wellington Hospital, London
Contract Type - Permanent, full time hours 37.5hrs (including shifts from ranging from 8am - 8pm)
Salary Range- Competitive dependent upon skills and experience.
Other Info - We will be able to provide VISA sponsorships for candidates outside the EU and within the EU.
With two Symbia Intevo SPECT-CT, busy PET-CT service and growing radionuclide therapy service, we are looking to employ an enthusiastic Senior Nuclear Medicine Technologists to join the team at the Wellington Hospital in St Johns Wood, London, NW8 9LE.
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.
Duties & Responsibilities
To liaise with Nuclear Medicine Manager & Superintendant and co-workers to facilitate the smooth operational flow of patient studies from initial receipt of request to final dispatch of patient report and films.
Provide a communication link between patients / consultants and the Department.
Carry out intravenous injections of radiopharmaceuticals and hold a certificate of competence in IV Cannulation.
The post holder will undertake all Nuclear Medicine, SPECT/CT and PET/CT scanning procedures within the department.
Perform in-vitro counting and radio-pharmacy procedures according to local protocols.
Skills & Experience
Post qualification experience in Clinical Nuclear Medicine Imaging and radiopharmaceuticals dispensing techniques.
Broad experience in nuclear medicine data processing.
Clinical Experience in the use of Hybrid SPECT/CT gamma cameras and PET/CT systems.
Nuclear Medicine degree or other relevant Science degree with a Post Graduate qualification in Nuclear Medicine or Medical Imaging would be advantageous.
Voluntary membership of a professional Organisation; VRCT (IPEM) or HPC.
About The Facility
The Wellington Hospital is the UK's largest independent hospital with over 260 beds and 1000 employees. We have an international reputation for excellence in complex healthcare and have gained four decades of expertise in treating patients from the UK and overseas.
We have a comprehensive diagnostic and imaging unit with both conventional imaging and hybrid functional imaging / nuclear medicine facilities under one umbrella. The Hybrid Functional Imaging & Nuclear Medicine service a 3 camera Unit incorporating the Symbia INTEVO T16 SPECT-CT, Symbia Intevo BOLD T16 SPECT-CT with xSPECT technology and Biograph mCT 128 PET-CT
About The Individual
You will have a proactive, flexible, can-do attitude and will be given the opportunity to help develop and shape our business as we grow. Training in local protocols and methods will be provided and you will be joining a team of dedicated professionals working in a liberated independent sector environment.
If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please apply for this role and a member of the team will be in contact shortly.