If you are looking for that special job, where you know you are doing good, why not consider working for UK Biobank? You would be working alongside a committed and skilled group of people who are building a powerful new tool for health research.
UK Biobank will improve the lives of millions of people, as it allows researchers anywhere in the world to tackle a wide range of painful, debilitating and life threatening illnesses including cancer, heart disease, diabetes, dementia, arthritis and depression. Click here to watch a short video about our pioneering study.
We are health charity, funded primarily by the Wellcome Trust and Medical Research Council. You would help us follow the lives of 500,000 volunteer participants as we strengthen the resource with multi-modal MR imaging (100,000 participants – the biggest study ever!), genetics, biochemistry and linkage to health data.
To quote one recent researcher, UK Biobank is “what we have been waiting for”. Are you what UK Biobank has been waiting for?
If you are interested in getting aboard – and benefiting from a generous pension, employee discount scheme, progression opportunities and working in a professional but friendly and sociable environment then why not get in touch!
As a strong Leader with excellent people management skills you will be responsible for leading integrated multi-disciplinary teams across a small but busy centre ensuing daily targets and quality standards are consistently met. The centre manager will also play a key part in recruitment ensuring that the site is fully staffed and operational and that there is constant development of existing employees. The Centre Manager will have overall responsibility for the centre ensuring health and safety standards are adhered to, and that all visitors to the site have a pleasant and safe visit. Working with the senior imaging management team you will escalate any issues and also support and help to develop strategies and areas for service improvement. The post holder will be responsible for both performance and the centre budget with a keen eye for detail and the ability to problem solve and tackle difficult situations head on. To be considered for this role you will have a proven track...
A Radiographer at UK Biobank is responsible for capturing high quality images according to our protocols for the Imaging Enhancement Study. They provide a key role in ensuring that the centre operates safely and efficiently. The Radiographer will also be responsible for ensuring any ‘incidental findings’ of a potentially serious nature, observed during routine scanning, are reported in accordance with UK Biobank’s policy. With only a 3 day working week (with no on-call work) and 6.8 weeks of annual leave per year (including Christmas & Easter shutdowns) you can also enjoy a fantastic work-life balance as well as a range of other benefits including a generous pension scheme (8% employee / 18% employer), salary sacrifice schemes, PerkBox staff discount scheme and enhanced maternity / paternity leave. We are now looking to expand our team of qualified Radiographers to play a key role in the biggest research study of its kind ever undertaken. We are passionat...