Qualified Clinical Vascular Scientist

Band 7

Main area
MEP Vascular Lab
Band 7
Fixed term
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Kings College Hospital
Denmark Hill, London
£38,035 to £48,256 per annum inc HCAP
02/11/2017 23:59

Vascular Laboratory

King’s College Hospital, London

Clinical Vascular Scientist/Vascular Sonographer

Band 7 - £31697 to £41787

Plus high cost area supplement between £6339 and £6405

Plusthis post attracts a generous additional recruitment and retention premium in recognition of the highly specialised nature of the role

Plusoption to participate in voluntary Saturday overtime rota paid at good rates

Please see contact details below to request information on these additional payments.

We are seeking to recruit a specialist in vascular ultrasound imaging. For a 9 to 12 month fixed term contract.This post can be for full-time or part-time working to be negotiated.

Ideally you are an SVT accredited Clinical Vascular Scientist or graduate of the STP scheme in vascular science with some supplementary experience. This role can offer:

Exposure to a full range of peripheral vascular investigations and the interesting and varied pathology seen in a tertiary referral centre

Further clinical development in areas such as renal artery duplex scanning, dialysis access fistulas, transcranial imaging for children with sickle cell disease, as well as ultrasound guidance for interventional procedures

Opportunities to be involved in teaching and training of STP trainees, junior doctors and other healthcare professionals

A supportive team environment but with autonomy, sometimes running clinics and lists in other units

A well-equipped department with top of the range scanners, air conditioned scanning rooms, PACS and RIS connectivity, and full admin support

We are a responsive team with a reputation within the trust for providing an excellent service to our patients and referring clinical teams.We enjoy close and positive working relationships with many of our colleagues around the trust including those in Vascular Surgery, Renal, Diabetic Foot Clinic and Radiology.

Situated in Denmark Hill the main hospital has good transport links to a range of suburban areas to live as well as easy access to everything the heart of London has to offer.

We would welcome informal visits to the department from interested candidates. To arrange this or discuss the role further, please contact Ben Freedman, or Helen Dixon Clinical Vascular Scientists – email:h.dixon@nhs.netbenfreedman@nhs.nettel: 0203 299 3711

The closing date for applications will be 02/11/17

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Further details / informal visits contact

Helen Dixon Clinical Vascular Scientist
0203 299 3711

If you have problems applying, contact

King's College Hospital
Denmark Hill
0203 299 9000