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Healthcare Science Practitioner

NHS AfC: Band 5

Main area
Healthcare Science
NHS AfC: Band 5
Fixed Term - 2 years
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
The Royal Marsden Hospital
£26,553 - £34,495 pa inc
27/03/2018 23:59

A unique opportunity to be part of a new development in the training of scientific staff supporting Radiotherapy in the NHS

Healthcare Science Practitioner (Radiotherapy)
Band 5 ANNEX U
Full time, fixed term, 2 years
London Based (UCLH, RMH, Imperial, Romford)

Current advances in radiotherapy are dramatically improving the outcome for patients with cancer. New applications of science underpin the provision of modern healthcare, providing new opportunities for bright and committed individuals to become part of a world class scientific workforce in the NHS. 

A training programme with both academic and workplace training components has been developed in response to scientific and technological advances and the needs of clinical pathways as part of a UK initiative to modernise scientific careers leading to a Graduate diploma in Healthcare Science. This Practitioner pathway has a strong emphasis on delivering new and emerging technologies and is suitable for science graduates who have a good attention to detail and spatial awareness and have an interest in applying science to patient care.


Interviews will be held on 11th April 2018

No smoking policyStonewall equality policy. Equality and justice for lesbians, gay men, bisexual and trans people.Disability confident employer

Applicant requirements

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

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