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Benenden Hospital is looking for an experienced Ultra Sonographer with significant relevant experience to join their diagnostics team. This role reports into the Imaging lead
The Ultra Sonographer will be accountable for the safe day to day running of the Ultrasonography Service within the Hospital; planning and implementing high standards of care for patients whilst following hospital guidelines and protocols.
We are looking for someone who will promote a patient focussed approach to care; ensuring patient care areas are safe and fit for purpose. They will be required to undertake a range of work procedures using complex or sensitive information which will require the use of initiative and analysis and will act as the patients advocate, maintaining their dignity at all times.
The post holder will demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills and will demonstrate a strong patient–centred approach in everything that they do. They will be methodical and logical in their approach particular paying attention to detail. The post holder will also be able to demonstrate their strong problem solving skills and emotional intelligence.
In return for this, you will receive:
27 days' annual leave entitlement in addition to normal bank holidays, rising with length of service
Defined contribution pension scheme and life assurance plan
Free membership to Benenden Health (for permanent and long term temporary staff)
Free bike loans
Employee assistance scheme
Access to Occupational Health advisors
In-house training and development facilities
Enjoyable social events such as the bi-annual fair, Christmas lunches and dinners, prize-giving, trips, quiz nights and raffles
Opportunity to apply for the Lord Plant Travel Fellowship with up to £3,000 for the successful staff member to travel anywhere globally and learn about healthcare related ideas
Subsidised food and beverages, and free on-site parking
For further information on the role please contact Derrick Howard on 01580 857368.
To apply for this position, please send your CV and a letter detailing your reasons for applying for the role and evidencing your relevant experience toKentCareers@benenden.org.uk
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