Senior Radiographer

By dhadmin
Monday, 15th March 2021
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The Dublin Dental University Hospital is seeking to recruit a Senior Radiographer to join the team. This is a full time, permanent contract reporting to the Head of Facilities.

Role Summary:

The role of the Senior Radiographer includes but is not limited to:

  • Cone Beam computed tomography imaging.
  • Imaging patient and assisting students with imaging patients.
  • Managing patient workloads for Radiographers and students.
  • Actively participate in the teaching of students in the clinical setting
  • Performing student radiography competencies, QA tests and reporting on findings.
  • Play an active role in the continuing development of dental radiographic courses.
  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team in the provision of an integrated
  • Patient centred service.
  • Adhere to all departmental imaging protocols; be responsible for the correct identification of patient images.
  • Adhere to professional guidelines as determined by the Irish Institute of Radiographers and Radiation Therapists.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of agreed policies, procedures and safe professional practice
  • Ensure the correct completion of records and reports
  • Monitor and adhere to relevant legislation, regulations and standards relevant to the use of ionising radiation
  • Performing such other duties appropriate to the office and ad hoc projects as may be assigned to him/her.
  • Attending and participating in all meetings as required.

Each candidate must:

  • Possess a Diploma of the College of Radiographers, B. Sc. in Radiography or equivalent qualification. Qualifications obtained outside the Republic of Ireland will require validation
  • Be registered with CORU
  • Have a minimum of 3 years’ post qualification experience
  • Relevant experience in a healthcare environment
  • Have proven leadership skills.

Desirable criteria:

  • Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Be able to identify potential difficulties and formulate solution
  • Be personally motivated with the ability to empower and motivate other
  • Demonstrable adaptability to rapid changes taking place in the Hospital and external institutions, to include educational and health services in general.
  • Demonstrate a patient and student focused approach
  • Have an ability to demonstrate discretion in relation to clinical issues.
  • Have the ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines.
  • Have the ability to work on own initiative, prioritise and manage a number of issues simultaneously and demonstrate attention to detail.
  • Have the ability to demonstrate efficient work management processes.
  • Be able to demonstrate adaptability to rapid changes taking place in the Dublin Dental University Hospital and health and education services in general.
  • Have excellent administrative and organisational skills including competency in MS Office and IT systems.
  • Be free from any defect or disease which would render him/her unsuitable to hold office and be in a state of health as would indicate a reasonable prospect of ability to render regular and efficient service.

To apply for this role, please click the following link.

Closing Date for Applications is Friday the 9th of April, 5pm

Please note: all job offers are subject to references, Garda Vetting and pre-employment medical.

Dublin Dental University Hospital is an equal opportunities employer.