Clinical Technologist – Treatment Planning Team Lead

Type: Permanent

Date Posted: 27-Feb-23

Closing Date: 29-Mar-23

Location: Bristol, BS2 8ED

Salary: Not specified

Clinical Technologist – Treatment Planning Team Lead

A Vacancy at University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Technologist or Radiographer to lead our Treatment Planning Team within the Radiotherapy Physics Department.

We are looking for someone with extensive experience of leadership within radiotherapy physics planning, who will be able to support our staff in delivering state of the art radiotherapy treatment planning techniques for our patients.

Bristol is a large centre with five linear accelerators (including IGRT), delivering IMRT, VMAT and SABR, two dedicated CT scanners and high dose rate brachytherapy, Gamma Knife, RayStation treatment planning system, Mosaiq and all of the equipment and infrastructure for training that would be expected of a department of this size and complexity.

Additionally, the job is in Bristol! Home to Brunel’s finest work, Gloucester Road, Banksy, the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta, and easy access to the South West and Wales.

The successful applicant will be responsible for the day to day operation of the treatment planning service, encouraging and growing the learning and development culture within the team.

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UHBW) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country, bringing together a combined workforce of over 13,000 staff and over 100 different clinical services across 10 different sites, serving a core population of more than 500,000 people across South West England. UHBW has been rated by the CQC as ‘Good’ overall and our staff are proud to deliver excellent care to the people of Bristol, Weston and beyond. As a forward-thinking multi-award winning Trust and a digital exemplar committed to improving patient care, our world-leading research and innovations are having a positive local and global impact. Our hospitals are spread across Bristol and Weston, join us and you can enjoy the very best of both worlds; city living within a stone’s throw of the countryside or beside the seaside, both with easy access to all that the South West has to offer. UHBW is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. As an equal opportunities employer actively working towards a diverse workforce we aim to recruit and retain a workforce which represents the rich diversity of the local population at all levels and are committed to designing our services around the needs of individual patients and those around them. Anonymous information will be used from your application in order to ensure we’re meeting our pledge.

For a more detailed job description and main responsibilities, please refer to the job description document attached to this vacancy.

This advert closes on Monday 3 Apr 2023

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