Position title
Senior radiographer

Dublin Dental University Hospital


The Dublin Dental University Hospital is seeking to recruit a senior radiographer to join the team. This is a full time, permanent contract reporting to the head of facilities.

Role summary:

The role of the senior radiographer includes but is not limited to:

  • Cone beam computed tomography imaging.
  • Imaging patient and assisting students with imaging patients.
  • Managing patient workloads for radiographers and students.
  • Actively participate in the teaching of students in the clinical setting.
  • Performing student radiography competencies, QA tests and reporting on findings.
  • Play an active role in the continuing development of dental radiographic courses.
  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team in the provision of an integrated patient-centred service.
  • Adhere to all departmental imaging protocols; be responsible for the correct identification of patient images.
  • Adhere to professional guidelines as determined by the Irish Institute of Radiographers and Radiation Therapists.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of agreed policies, procedures and safe professional practice.
  • Ensure the correct completion of records and reports.
  • Monitor and adhere to relevant legislation, regulations and standards relevant to the use of ionising radiation.
  • Performing such other duties appropriate to the office and ad hoc projects as may be assigned to him/her.
  • Attending and participating in all meetings as required.

Each candidate must:

  • Possess a Diploma of the College of Radiographers, BSc. in Radiography or equivalent qualification. Qualifications obtained outside the Republic of Ireland will require validation.
  • Be registered with CORU.
  • Have a minimum of 3 years’ post qualification experience.
  • Relevant experience in a healthcare environment.
  • Have proven leadership skills.

Desirable criteria:

  • Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Be able to identify potential difficulties and formulate solution.
  • Be personally motivated with the ability to empower and motivate others.
  • Demonstrable adaptability to rapid changes taking place in the hospital and external institutions, to include educational and health services in general.
  • Demonstrate a patient and student focused approach.
  • Have an ability to demonstrate discretion in relation to clinical issues.
  • Have the ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines.
  • Have the ability to work on own initiative, prioritise and manage a number of issues simultaneously and demonstrate attention to detail.
  • Have the ability to demonstrate efficient work management processes.
  • Be able to demonstrate adaptability to rapid changes taking place in the Dublin Dental University Hospital and health and education services in general.
  • Have excellent administrative and organisational skills including competency in MS Office and IT systems.
  • Be free from any defect or disease which would render him/her unsuitable to hold office and be in a state of health as would indicate a reasonable prospect of ability to render regular and efficient service.

For any queries please contact HR@dental.tcd.ie, to apply for this role, please click the following link. https://my.hirehive.io/dublin-dental-university-hospital/jobs/75791/senior-radiographer

Closing date for applications is Wednesday April 28, 2021, 5pm.

Please note: all job offers are subject to references, Garda vetting and pre-employment medical.

Dublin Dental University Hospital is an equal opportunities employer.

Job location
Date posted
March 29, 2021
Closing date
April 28, 2021
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