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Advanced Cardiac Physiologist - Rotational

Band 7

Main area
Cardiac Physiology
Grade
Band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week (8am until 6pm)
Job ref
001-HS079-1021
Site
University Hospital of Wales
Town
Cardiff
Salary
£40,057 - £45,839 per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
25/10/2021 23:59

CARING FOR PEOPLE - KEEPING PEOPLE WELL

 

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (the UHB) is a Smoke Free Health Board. Smoking is banned across all of the UHB sites. Staff are therefore not able to smoke in the hospital grounds or on any other UHB premises.

 

The UHB reserves the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

 

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

 

We are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from everyone and actively seek a diverse range of applicants. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential no matter their disability, sex, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity or marriage and civil partnership status.

 

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English


 

The Cardiac Physiology Department is a vibrant and busy unit providing tertiary services to South Wales. This post provides an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic and experienced highly specialised cardiac physiologist to join a motivated, cohesive, friendly, supportive and progressive services at a leading tertiary centre, to support the delivery of high-quality patient care and service development.

A BSc in Cardiac Physiology is essential and one of the following advanced level qualifications: IBHRE or BHRS or currently working towards.  

In addition the successful candidate must have excellent communication skills and work well within a team. There is a strong emphasis on professional development, with opportunities to gain high level experience within the Cardiac Device (PPM/ICD/CRT), Ambulatory, and Electrophysiology services. The position will be rotational.   

As part of our commitment to extended roles we currently run physiologist led clinics including The Palpitations Clinic, Valve Screening Clinic, the implantation of Injectable loop recorders and Cardiac Device follow-up clinics.

The successful applicant will be expected to work across both University Hospital of Wales / University Hospital Llandough sites and fully participate in the on call service.

We are searching for Advanced Cardiac Physiologists that share our Health Board values. 

-Kind and Caring 
-Respectful 
-Personal responsibility
-Trust and Integrity

Cardiff is a lively city with a cosmopolitan lifestyle and a rich diversity of leisure and cultural activities. It lies within easy reach of the Brecon Beacons National Park and the beautiful coastlines of South and West Wales. Cardiff enjoys all the benefits you would expect of a modern capital city and has excellent road, rail and air links with the rest of the United Kingdom.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Welsh language skills are desirable

Documents to download

Apply online now

Further details / informal visits contact

Shane Exton

Lead Physiologist

shane.exton@wales.nhs.uk

Tel: 029 2074 5489