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Assistant Clinical Technologist - East Anglian Regional Radiation Protection Service (EARRPS)

Band 4

Main area
Division B - Radiation Protection and Diagnostic Radiology Physics
Band 4
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Addenbrooke's Hospital-Division B
£20,150 - £23,363 p.a. pro rata
13/11/2018 23:59
Interview date



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.

The East Anglian Regional Radiation Protection Service (EARRPS) provides a full range of radiation protection and diagnostic radiology physics services to a wide range of NHS and private clients throughout East Anglia.

We are looking for a person with a science background and an interest in applying this in a healthcare environment to fill this Assistant Clinical Technologist role. You will assist in providing a wide range of radiation safety services to the Trust and other organisations, throughout East Anglia (e.g. vets, dentists, private research laboratories).  Examples include:

  • carrying out and co-ordinating the periodic testing of customers portable radiation monitors;
  • performing quality control and radiation safety surveys on a range of x-ray equipment used in clinical environments.

You will need to have:

  • a basic knowledge of physics and mathematics with good IT skills;
  • well-developed written and verbal communication skills in order to liase with a wide range of professionals from varied backgrounds;
  • self-motivation and good organisational skills.
  • a passion for service delivery

You will be required to travel throughout the region on a regular basis.

The closing date for this post will be the 13th November 2018.

Interviews are due to be held on the 22nd 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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Further details / informal visits contact

Claire Blewitt, Lead Clinical Technologist ( or Tony Hartley, Senior Clinical Technologist ( on 01223 217372.