Lead Sonographer

Posted 11 March 2022
Salary £55000 - £70000 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSonographerRadiography Jobs

Job description

Maxxima’s Permanent team are recruiting for a Lead Sonographer position. This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading private hospital group based in the heart of London.

As a Lead Sonographer, you will function as a highly experienced sonographer, working under the delegated authority of the Directors, responsible for the overall daily management of the clinic. Your role and responsibilities are focused on providing leadership to ensure the delivery of safe and efficient patient care.

Location: London
Employment Type: Permanent, Full-time (37.5 Hours)
Hrs: Shifts, there are no on-call requirements however you will need to work one Saturday & one Sunday shift per month
What’s in it for you?
  • £55,000 to £70,000 a year dependent on skills and experience, with benefits such as a contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance, annual salary review, 25 days holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell. We invest in your career development with clear career pathways and access to further education.
On a typical day you will:
  • Ensure that the sonography examination results meet the clinic standard for quality assurance before findings are released for interpretation.
  • Function as a technical or clinical leader/expert in sonography and be responsible for day-to-day operation of sonography services within the clinic.
  • Be accountable for the creation, oversight, and implementation of scanning protocols and quality control activities, carrying out quality assurance protocols and quality improvement measures.
  • Provide technical, image quality, and accuracy oversight for the assessment of sonography examinations.
  • Ensure that appropriate accreditation is secured and maintained.
  • Pursue and maintain cutting-edge technical and clinical updates.
  • Establish and maintain collaborative working relationships with co-workers, administrators, and other members of the external health care providers, serving as the representative and advocate with other internal or external health care providers
  • Promote, the business through continual review and enhancement of the communication techniques and mediums used to greet and meet both internal and external customers. 
  • Referral – Support the need to provide a professional service to our customers.
What will you need to succeed in this role?
  • Extensive sonography education, training, and experience in Obstetrics and Gynaecology ultrasound.
  • Extensive experience in the supervision of sonographers.
  • Demonstrated competence in the specialty area(s) to be performed, including sonographer certification by the FMF, Society of Radiographers and Health Care Professionals Council.
  • Where available, advanced sonographer certification should be acquired.
Unlock your potential:
If you are looking for a new exciting challenge in leading a Sonography department - please apply today!

Why work with Maxxima?

The minute you register with Maxxima we make it about one thing: you. The first time we talk you'll realise we know your speciality inside out.

Our expert recruitment consultants are here to find you the very best opportunities and help you every step of the way in securing the best placement. We hold preferred or sole supplier status with many clients which means you'll have access to a range of opportunities that can't be found anywhere else.

With our team’s expert knowledge in healthcare we will help you through the interview stage with tips and advice and secure you your dream role.

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Reasonable adjustments

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement