Non medical Endoscopist - Band 8a

  • Job Reference: 00044398-1
  • Date Posted: 15 September 2020
  • Employer: Yeovil Hospital
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  • Location: Yeovil, Somerset
  • Salary: £45,753 to £51,668
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

I’m delighted that you’re thinking about joining the team here at Yeovil Hospital, recently rated the best Trust in the NHS for staff health and wellbeing.

Working in the NHS is both challenging and rewarding. That’s why we’re committed to giving our staff the best possible balance between a stimulating career and a relaxing personal life, enabling you to make the most of our picturesque surroundings and arrive at work energised each day.

Looking after you helps you look after our patients, and enables us to achieve some of the best performance in the NHS. For instance, we are regularly one of the top-three hospitals in England for emergency care, and we have a global reputation for research and development, and innovative partnerships with primary care.

If this is your first role in the NHS, we’ll show you why we’re one of the most respected healthcare systems in the world. And if you’re joining us from another Trust, we’ll remind you why you wanted to work in healthcare in the first place.

I look forward to working with you


Jonathan Higman, Chief Executive



An exciting opportunity has arisen within the endoscopy service . The endoscopy service has a good reputation and is JAG accredited. The service provides and supports  BCSP endoscopy lists .

 The team are looking for a committed, enthusiastic trained non medical endoscopist.

The post is suitable for an existing non medical endoscopist , with upper and lower endoscopy skill sets and qualifications recognised by JAG.  The post holder will be supported with appraisal and ongoing development with an opportunity to undertake the train the trainer course if appropriate.

 The post holder will be responsible for clinical JAG audits with the support of the gastroenterologists .

The post holder will also provide training and teaching to support the team and recruitment development and mentorship for the team

If you have the flexibility and organisational ability to work autonomously, excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills , interested in a varied and changing service we would love to hear from you