Cpl UK Healthcare are the leading supplier of Radiographers, Radiotherapists, Sonographers and Echocardiographers in the UK having proudly supplied the NHS and Private sector for 17 years.
Our consultants cover geographical regions within their specialities which makes them knowledgeable of all Candidates and clinical settings within their area and with this local knowledge, makes their service to Candidates and Clients second to none.
We can locate candidates nationally and globally using an extensive network and also have strong links with an agency in Australia which means we get Radiography Healthcare professionals from Australasia before anyone else.
Radiography is a medical imaging technique that uses X-rays, magnetic fields, or radioactive substances to create images of the human body for diagnostic purposes. If you are looking for locum radiography jobs in the UK, particularly in specific modalities, such as general radiography, CT (computed tomography), MRI (magnetic resonance imaging), cath lab (cardiac catheterization laboratory), mammography, or nuclear medicine, there are several avenues you can explore.
1. Locum Agencies: Contact locum agencies specialising in healthcare and radiography. Cpl UK Healthcare can help match you with locum positions based on your skills and preferences. We have connections with hospitals, clinics, and medical facilities throughout the UK.
2. Job Boards: Browse online job boards dedicated to healthcare and radiography. Websites such as Cpl UK Jobs (uk.cpl.com/jobs) and RIG Locums (righealthcare.co.uk) regularly list locum positions in various modalities. You can filter your search based on location, modality, and contract type.
3. Professional Networks: Engage with professional networks and organizations in the radiography field. Attend conferences, seminars, and events to network with other professionals. They may have information about locum opportunities or be able to provide guidance on finding such positions.
4. Online Platforms: Explore online platforms that connect healthcare professionals with locum work opportunities and offer a wide range of locum positions, including radiography, in the UK.
When considering locum work in the UK, it's important to understand the requirements and processes involved. Here are some key points to consider:
1. Visa and Work Permits: If you are from New Zealand or Australia, you may need to obtain the appropriate visa or work permit to work as a locum in the UK. Contact the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) or consult with a migration agent to determine the necessary steps and requirements.
2. Registration: Ensure that your qualifications and certifications are recognized in the UK. You may need to register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) to practice as a radiographer in the UK. Contact the HCPC for guidance on the registration process.
3. Licensing and Insurance: Check if you require any specific licenses or professional indemnity insurance to work as a locum in the UK. Different modalities may have varying requirements, so it's essential to research and comply with the necessary regulations.
4. Rates and Contracts: Locum rates in the UK can vary depending on factors such as experience, location, and modality. Contact locum agencies or explore online platforms to get an idea of the current locum rates. Contracts for locum work may vary in duration, so be prepared to negotiate terms based on your availability and preferences.
5. Location Preferences: If you are specifically interested in locum work in London, mention this preference to locum agencies or focus your search on job boards targeting London-based positions. London may offer different opportunities and potentially higher rates, but it's essential to weigh the cost of living and other factors before making a decision.
Remember to research and familiarize yourself with the specific requirements and regulations associated with working as a locum radiographer in the UK. Being well-prepared and proactive in your job search will increase your chances of finding suitable locum positions that align with your skills and preferences.
Roles we recruit for:
Locum General Radiography jobs
Locum CT jobs
Locum MRI jobs
Locum Cath Lab jobs
Locum Mammography jobs
Locum Nuc Med jobs
If you would like to enquire or speak to the team, please contact Radiography@cpl.com
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