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Senior Audiologist

Band 6

Main area
Division D - Audiology
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
180-D-181553
Employer
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Addenbrooke's Hospital - Division D
Town
Cambridge
Salary
£28,050 - £36,644 p.a.pro rata
Closing
25/10/2018 23:59
Interview date
12/11/2018

 

 

Our Trust

Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) NHS Foundation Trust comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital in Cambridge. With over 9000 staff and over 1100 beds the priorities of the Trust focus on a quality service which is all about people – patients, staff and partners. Recognised as providing ‘outstanding’ care to our patients and rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commissioner, is testament to the skill and dedication of the people who work here. CUH’s values – Together- safe, kind, excellent – are at the heart of patient care, defining the way all staff work and behave. The Trust provides accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge, together with specialist services, dealing with rare or complex conditions for a regional, national and international population.

We are seeking to appoint a senior audiologist to join our busy and friendly team. This is a permanent post and is for 37.5 hours per week, which may include occasional, additional Saturday working to cover ENT clinics. 


You will need to be a well-motivated, enthusiastic qualified audiologist. We are an innovative department, providing a comprehensive audiology service. You will join a highly motivated team, committed to providing a high quality service.

Main duties will be in the rehabilitation of adults with hearing difficulties, on both complex and routine pathways. You must have excellent communication skills and have a desire to find creative and effective solutions for patients with a variety of hearing problems. You will be a competent practitioner and able to work without supervision in the main department, on domiciliary visits and at satellite clinics. You will be expected to develop specialist expertise in some of our complex clinics although training will be given. We are a training department and you would be expected to contribute to training junior staff and PTP and STP trainees.

You will have at least a BSc in Audiology or equivalent and will already have gained experience in a clinical setting. Candidates should be registered or working towards HPC / RCCP registration.

This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS clearance and as a result, you will be required to pay the associated fee of £47.50. This fee will be deducted from your second month’s salary.

The closing date for this post will be the 25th October 2018.

Interviews are due to be held on the 12th November 2018.

 

Benefits to you

We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.

For further details of our fantastic benefits please refer to the attachment below - CUH Benefits.

We welcome applications from the Armed Forces.

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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Rachel Knappett on, 01223-217593 or rachel.knappett@addenbrookes.nhs.uk 

Natasha Bowen on, 01223-596360 or natasha.bowen@addenbrookes.nhs.uk