Lead Radiographer

Job Summary

Are you an experienced Radiographer looking for a role with more responsibility? You’ll find a friendly welcome and a home for your talents here at Practice Plus Hospital, Shepton Mallet. Our hospital is rated Outstanding by the CQC, putting it at the very top of the regulator’s quality ratings. Whether you’re coming from an NHS or private setting, we’ll give you time to use your skills – and help you build a fulfilling career. We are committed to role extension and providing career building training. Previous employees have gone on to lead sonography roles, management positions, reporting and MRI superintendent posts. Our focus, at all times, is on ensuring that our patients receive high quality treatment quickly, in clean and comfortable surroundings. If you are a practitioner outside of the local area we would welcome your application and there is a very generous relocation package available to support you.

About the role

As the Lead Radiographer, you will support our Diagnostic Imaging Manager James, deputising for him when required. In addition to undertaking all radiographic duties, you will lead the junior Radiographers in the development of their x-ray skills, attend meetings and schedule rota’s and holidays. You will be an HCPC registered Radiographer with recent post graduate experience in general radiography and knowledge of current developments in radiographic techniques. Experience in a supervisory role would be advantageous although not essential. Your commitment to providing a high standard of service, your ability to support and encourage your colleagues and to work as part of a multidisciplinary team however is key in this role.

Working at Practice Plus Group

When you’re part of the Practice Plus Group team, you don’t just have a job. You have a career. We work with you to help you grow in your role and take your career in the direction you want to go. If you want to move up the ladder, we’ll support you. If you just want to stay in your role, that’s fine too. We’ll help you be the best you can be. We want our team members to feel motivated and rewarded. So we offer a competitive package of pay and benefits. We also recognise the value of a healthy work-life balance – so we always try to be flexible, helping you fit your working life around your home life. To apply for the role click on the link below. If you have any questions contact (url removed) in our friendly resourcing team, or call (phone number removed). Sonia will also be happy to arrange an informal call with James, our Diagnostic Imaging Manager should you wish to speak with him ahead of making a formal application. We will contact all shortlisted candidates but please note Practice Plus Group retain the right to remove the advert prior to the closing date if a suitable candidate is appointed. Our employment offers are subject to receipt of satisfactory pre-employment checks. At Practice Plus Group, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities. Applicants must have the right to work in the EU. We are one of the UK largest independent sector healthcare providers and work in close partnership with the NHS to deliver more than 50 services throughout the UK. We provide high quality specialist care and excellent results for more than 50,000 patients each year