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Senior Radiotherapy Physicist

NHS AfC: Band 7

Main area
Radiotherapy Physics
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 7
Contract
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
282-S4800-A
Employer
Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
The Royal Marsden Hospital
Town
Sutton
Salary
£36,224 to £46,315 pa inc
Closing
26/02/2018 23:59

We are looking for two enthusiastic physicists with experience in Radiotherapy Physics to join the Physics and Engineering team at the Sutton branch of the Hospital for time limited positions. This is to cover a one year maternity leave, and a position which is time limited to the end of 2019, to back fill staff, who temporarily do research on the MRLinac .

Applicants should have a good honours degree in physics or a closely related discipline, plus an MSc related to Radiotherapy physics. Experience of treatment planning and an appreciation of QA and dosimetry are expected.

The Radiotherapy Department in Sutton has 7 clinical and one research Elekta linear accelerators with either MLCi, or Agility MLCs and portal imaging. At present one of the MLCi clinical linacs are being replaced by a VersaHD. Additional equipment includes Cone Beam CT on all linacs. External beam treatment planning systems (TPS) includes RayStation and Philips’ Pinnacle TPS, where Conformal, stereotactic, IMRT and VMAT plan techniques are in routine use. 4D CT acquisition is routine, where applicable.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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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Further details / informal visits contact

Vibeke Hansen, Head of RT planning and Imaging, vibeke.hansen@icr.ac.uk, 020 8661 3489

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01629 690825