Senior Radiographer

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Senior Radiographer
Competitive salary plus benefits
Chiltern Hospital - Great Missenden
Functional Area
Clinical - Contract ~ Imaging
Proposed Hours Per Week
Role Hours
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Job Description
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BMI Chiltern Hospital in Great Missenden is part of BMI Healthcare, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. 

We have an opportunity for a Senior Radiographer to join their team of staff in the Imaging department.

This is a PART time role for 20 hours a week. The role holder will be required to cover a flexible shift pattern.  This position will cover BMI Chiltern Hospital and BMI Shelburne Hospital.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a qualified General Radiographer - BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography
  • Must be a registered with the HCPCUK
  • Proactive and driven to succeed
  • Strong organisational and planning skills, including risk management
  • Results driven, possessing a proven track record of delivering against targets
  • Able to make judgements involving complex facts or situations which require the analysis, interpretation and comparison of a range of options
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of registered body and HCPCUK Codes and guidelines and their implications for practice
  • Knowledge of the Care Standards Act and Care and Quality Commission Requirements
  • Knowledge of Quality Assurance tools
  • Knowledge of Human Resource policies, tools and techniques, including interviewing, conducting performance reviews and performance coaching
  • Must have been involved in mentoring and teaching in previous role
  • Must be proactively involved in own development and have leadership aspirations / attributes

Duties of this role include:     

  • To Image patients according to the referral letter in conjunction IRMER policies and procedures and good clinical practice.
  • To process images as appropriate.
  • To liaise with radiologists, referrers and other staff to give the patient the best possible care.
  • To be aware of hospital and department Policies and Procedures.
  • To be familiar with local rules and adhere to them.
  • To be familiar with and participate in the department’s Quality Assurance systems.
  • To participate in department administration and patient billing.
  • To undertake any other duties as required by the Radiology Manager.
  • To liaise with the Radiology Manager and the Deputy Radiology Manager in the efficient management of the Radiology department.
  • To maintain patient and business confidentiality at all times.
  • Ensure that all patients are treated promptly, courteously, efficiently and effectively at all times.
  • To attend and participate in all departmental meetings.
  • To participate in the on-call system.
  • To attend all mandatory training
  • To set and maintain the highest standards of imaging and patient care, leading by example.
  • To participate in the on-call rota including bank holidays and weekends if required
  • To supervise and mentor less experienced Radiographers commensurate with skill set.
  • To ensure that training and quality issues are addressed promptly and effectively and that relevant information is properly communicated to those who require it.
  • To promote and maintain effective working relationships and communication with clinicians and other health care staff

Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive starting salary and offers access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:

  • BMI Healthcare Scheme
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Staff Pension Scheme
  • 25 days holiday per annum
  • Gym membership discount


If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV.  We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.  

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.