University Hospitals Bristol Nhs Foundation Trust

Level 6 Apprentice Medical Physics Technologist ( Radiotherapy) - Degree (Level 6)

University Hospitals Bristol Nhs Foundation Trust (Employer)

University of the West of England, Bristol (Training Provider)

Annual wage £16,189.00
37.5 hours per week Full time - 37.5 hours per week (Weekend and out of hours on occasions, some homeworking may be necessary or agreed)
36 months (duration)
31 August 2021(start date)
Healthcare Science Practitioner (apprenticeship standard)
24 May 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Are you interested in Science and applying it to healthcare in a large NHS Foundation Trust? Do you want to work in a multi-disciplinary team helping patients on a daily basis? Do you want to earn a salary while you train and a permanent job at the end of your training? If so, this could be the job for you!


What will the apprentice be doing?

This is an exciting and rare career opportunity to join the Clinical Technologist Radiotherapy Physics Team at Bristol Oncology & Haematology Centre at UHBW.

Tasks include;

Assist with the generation of treatment plans for radiotherapy treatments.
Assist with the calibration and quality control of Radiotherapy Treatment machines

Admin tasks related to treatment planning.
Use IT systems such as the “Mosaiq” Oncology Management System and the“Raystation” Treatment Planning Software


What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

The apprentice will undertake a professionally accredited BSc (Hons) Degree qualification in Healthcare Science (Medical Physics Technology) at the University of The West of England.

You will be supported to balance your full time job with the demands of studying towards a Degree.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship you will be eligible for entry on the professional register for clinical technologists (RCT).

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/5) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/5) Essential
A Level or equivalent Biology (Grade B) Desired
A Level or equivalent Chemistry (Grade B) Desired
A Level or equivalent Maths (Grade B) Desired
A Level or equivalent Physics (Grade B) Desired
BTEC or equivalent science subjects (Grade Distinction) Desired
Other Access to HE Diploma (Grade 15 Level 3 Credits) Desired
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