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Consultant in Radiology with Neuroradiology Interest | Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

Job details
Posting date: 02 June 2024
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £99,532 - £131,964 per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 03 July 2024
Location: Manchester, M13 9WL
Company: Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 6004763/349-CSS-6004763


Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is delighted to advertisesubstantive Consultant Radiologist posts with a specialist interest in Neuroradiologyto join our existing motivated and dynamic team across this large, developing and aspirational Trust. This post is within the Adults’ Radiology Directorate within the Division of Imaging.

The new consultant will join our team of radiologists in delivering subspecialty MR & CT reporting for MFT, and contributing to relevant MDTs. We currently have 1 dedicated adult Neuro-radiologist in post, and 5 consultant who also contribute to the diagnostic Neuroradiology reporting.

MFT is a large trust with 3 large acute sites, and numerous specialist services. This includes the renowned specialist Royal Manchester Eye Hospital, the regional Cochlear Implant service, the Infectious Disease unit in North Manchester, regional Haematology services (including CAR-T service), Clinical Genetics (including NF1 and NF2 regional & national services), and numerous other tertiary level services as well as busy Acute Medical and Surgical specialties. MFTs hosts and runs the regional Orbital MDT, NF1 and NF2 MDTs.

Specialist Adult Neurosurgical and Spinal services are provided by the neighbouring Salford Royal Hospital, with in-reach Neurology clinical services into the trust but imaging & reporting is provided by MFT. Paediatric Neurosciences services are provided by MFT through our Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, and we have a dedicated Paediatric Neuroradiology delivering this service, however if this is an interest it can be supported within job plan.

This gives us a broad range of interesting services and pathology, including both Acute and Out-patient.
Acute & On-Call Radiology

This comes with 1PA of general Acute and 0.5 PA of On-call.

MFT is England’s largest NHS Trust with a turnover of £2.6bn & is on a different scale than most other NHS Trusts. We’re creating an exceptional integrated health & social care system for the 1 million patients who rely on our services every year.

Bringing together 10 hospitals & community services from across Manchester, Trafford & beyond, we champion collaborative working & transformation, encouraging our 28,000 workforce to pursue their most ambitious goals. We set standards that other Trusts seek to emulate so you’ll benefit from a scale of opportunity that is nothing short of extraordinary.

We’ve also created a digitally enabled organisation to improve clinical quality, patient & staff experience, operational effectiveness & driving research and innovation through the introduction of Hive; our brand-new Electronic Patient Record system which we’ve launched in September 2022.

We’re proud to be a major academic Research Centre & Education provider, providing you with a robust infrastructure to encourage and facilitate high-quality research programmes. What’s more, we’re excited to be embarking on our new Green Plan which will set out how MFT continues to play its part in making healthcare more sustainable.

At MFT, we create and foster a culture of inclusion and belonging, provide equal opportunities for career development that are fair, open and transparent, protecting your health and wellbeing and shaping the future of our organisation together.

To find out more about the key responsibilities and the specific skills and experience you’ll need, take a look at the Job Description & Person Specification attachments under the ‘Supporting Documents’ heading. So that you’re even more equipped to make an informed decision to apply to us, you’ll need to take time to read the ‘Candidate Essentials Guide’that sits with the Job Description and Person Specification. This document provides you with details about the Trust, our benefits and outlines how ‘we care for you as you care for others’. Most importantly, it also contains critical information you’ll need to be aware of before you submit an application form.

COVID-19 vaccination remains the best way to protect yourself, your family, your colleagues and of course patients from the virus when working in our healthcare settings. Whilst COVID-19 vaccination is not currently a condition of employment, we do encourage our staff to get vaccinated. If you are unvaccinated, there is helpful advice and information available by searching on the ‘NHS England’ website where you can also find out more about how to access the vaccination.

Diversity Matters

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation are encouraged to apply for this post. As an inclusive employer, we are here to support you. If you have any special requirements to help you with your application, email our team

We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

This advert closes on Monday 17 Jun 2024

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