Sonographer - Portsmouth

Recruiter
Appoint Group
Location
Portsmouth
Salary
£45,000 - £55,000/Year
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
09 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sonographer vacancyPortsmouthPart Time - 18.75 hours per week£45,000 - £55,000An opportunity has arisen for Part Time Sonographers to join a dedicated and professional multi-disciplinary team in Portsmouth. The service provides fast and convenient access to high quality diagnostic imaging procedures.As the Sonographer you will be joining a friendly supportive team which currently consists of twelve radiographers and four sonographers. We can offer flexible working with shift patterns to suit personal needs.Principal Duties and Responsibilities:Reporting to the Lead Sonographer and the Diagnostic Manager to provide a wide range of ultrasonography examinations including gynaecological, abdominal and small parts.Experience of clinically justifying ultrasound referrals and being able to react and adapt to the demands of the service is essential.To be successful you'll be required to be able to demonstrate a high level of competency, exemplary patient care and a warm, approachable manner.You will also need a degree of flexibility and the ability to work, without supervision, under pressure.Skills Knowledge & Experience:Broad range of ultrasonography competencies matched to the job descriptionExperience of autonomous practice and independent reporting is essentialTo be competent to assess, scan, diagnose and report your own ultrasound caseload maintaining accurate patient records at all timesExcellent communication and interpersonal skills with colleagues and all other partnersAn ability to cope in a fast-paced working environment whilst producing high quality images and succinct and accurate reporting of all examinationsTo show high levels of self-motivation and be capable of using your own initiative.To show an understanding of Clinical Governance and the importanceQualifications:DMU or PgDip in Medical Ultrasound (ideally from a CASE accredited institution) or equivalent.Sonographer's with only a PgC in (general) Ultrasound will be consideredHCPC registeredEvidence of Post Graduate education/CPD Scope of Role:This organisation actively promote CPD with regular internal CPD clinical forums and funding is available for external courses. They want their team to continue to learn, improve and adapt their skills to keep up to date with the developments within the medical world.For more information and or to apply please call Lydia Robinson on 01489 774207 and or email Lydia.robinson@appointgroup.co.uk