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.


Closing Date for Applications is Friday the 30th 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.


 

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