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Diagnostic sonographer

NHS Lothian


St John’s Hospital/Western General Hospital
Directorate of Clinical Radiology

Job reference: 104960

Salary: Band 7 (£40,872 - £47,846)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, motivated dynamic sonographer to join the ultrasound services at The Western General Hospital, Edinburgh and St John’s Hospital, Livingston.

The successful candidate will be a dedicated sonographer with a comprehensive clinical portfolio to include general, gynaecology and obstetrics. This role is part of a well supported ultrasound team within the radiology departments at the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh and St John’s Hospital in Livingston.

The role will involve a range of ultrasound examinations on patients with multiple complex pathologies.  Scans will include outpatients, inpatients and patients referred by general practitioners and hospital clinicians.

The role supports provision of a high-quality ultrasound service with comprehensive, independently written reports. This may involve some discussions with the patients, clinicians, nursing staff and GP’s and acting on the report in an appropriate manner.   You will have excellent communication skills.

Post is based at The Western General Hospital in Edinburgh and St John’s Hospital Livingston.

Applications are invited from holders of a DMU or PgDIP in Medical Ultrasound.

Must have current HCPC or equivalent registration.

Closing date: July 5, 2022.


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Date posted
June 15, 2022
Closing date
July 5, 2022
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