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Clinical Physiologist

Band 5

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Band 5
Full time 37.5 hours per week
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Southend University Hospital
£22,128- £28,747p.a.
24/09/2017 23:59

Here at Southend University Hospital we strive to provide high quality care for every patient, every time.

We would be nothing without our staff. So it goes without saying that when it comes to recruiting new team members, we're looking for the best. We encourage staff to be innovative, to challenge the "as is" and to always put patients first.

We want staff who will live our trust values every day.

Care with compassion, Working together, Professional and accountable



Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is looking for a newly qualified Cardiac Physiologist. We are an busy department who are able to provide a wide range of investigations for both Cardiology and Respiratory, and are looking for someone who is a motivated individual to join our existing team in our expanding department.

We have a dynamic and inter professional cardiology team consisting of 6 Consultant Cardiologists who offer a wide range of invasive and non invasive services across the cardiac spectrum to our local community.
The department currently offers physiologist led exercise testing, MIBI, ambulatory services and a busy device clinic covering pacemaker, ICD and CRT follow ups.

For the echocardiogram service, we currently offer Transthoracic Echocardiography, Transoesophageal echocardiography, stress echocardiography, exercise echocardiography and contrast studies.
Our philosophy is to deliver an excellent standard of patient focused care in line with NICE guidelines, National Service Frameworks and evidence based practice.

To be successful in this post you should be self-motivated, well organised and demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills.
For this role, you should have BSc in Clinical Physiology or equivalent.

This is a full time permanent post of 37.5 hours per week.

If you would like to find out more about the post or organise a tour of the department then please contact:

At Southend Hospital NHS Trust we strongly believe in patient care and want to attract like-minded people to help build and maintain a supportive and enjoyable place to work. We have set our trust values to reflect our passion for patient care; we believe ‘Care with Compassion, Working Together and being Professional and Accountable’.

The Area:
Southend is a lively and vibrant seaside town, most famous for having the world’s longest pier. It boasts excellent road and rail communications – central London is less than an hour away by train and the newly-expanded airport is introducing new routes all the time. The town is renowned for its wide variety of cultural and sporting opportunities, with top-class theatres, arts and music festivals and water sports. It also prides itself on offering a buzzing nightlife with clubs, excellent restaurants and bistros. There are outstanding shops as well as plenty of parks and open spaces.

If you are interested in the role and believe you hold the qualities we require then apply today!

Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Nikki Baines on: 01702 435555 or