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Sleep Physiologist – The London Sleep Centre, Harley St, London

We are a private consultancy and diagnostic clinic located on Harley Street. We specialise in diagnosing and treating a range of sleep disorders in adults, including insomnia, sleep disordered breathing, narcolepsy, and sleep movement disorders. We have a Neuropsychiatrist, a Professor in Sleep Medicine, a Sleep Physiologist, a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist, a Dental Nurse and a Dental Sleep Specialist at our centre.

An opportunity has become available team to provide clinical support to the clinicians during the day and potentially at evenings. This is a full time role, although flexibility of working hours may be possible.  In this position, you will be required to assist our clinicians with regards to:

Setting up and downloading of home sleep studies; Setting up and issuing of CPAP machines and masks, Maintaining accurate stock records; Ordering replacement stock; Liaising with doctors, physiologists, administrators, hospital staff, and suppliers; Learning how to set up and analyse sleep studies; Working towards an internationally-recognised professional qualification.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Stevie Williams RPSGT
Sleep Physiologist
The London Sleep Centre
137 Harley Street
London W1G 6BF

UK Tel:+44 (0) 20 7725 0523 Fax: +44 (0) 20 7725 0524 Email: [email protected] Web: LondonSleepCentre

Closing Date: 26th August 2019

 

Sleep Technician Associate - Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead

An exciting new opportunity has become available as an essential part of the Sleep Disorder Centre (SDC) team to provide clinical support to the clinicians and physiologists both during the day and overnight.

The post holder should work well independently and within a team setting, be good at multi-tasking in a fast paced environment, excellent communication skills as well as be flexible, motivated and willing to help others. This role will suit anyone who is looking to learn new skills and forge a career within sleep medicine.

The Sleep Disorder Centre is part of the Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in East Grinstead. It is a high volume, expanding unit which has gained a reputation for excellence since it was established over 20 years ago under the leadership of Dr Peter Venn. Accepting referrals from all over the south east of England, it is one of the busiest sleep centres in the region admitting over 40 patients per week for inpatient sleep studies and CPAP/NIV trials.

We provide a comprehensive service for a range of sleep disorders including sleep disordered breathing, insomnia, parasomnia, narcolepsy and sleep movement disorders. The team also provides ongoing CPAP and NIV support to over 10,000 patients.

The existing clinical team comprises of 5 Consultants and 15 technicians supported by a secretarial and administration team of 15.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Karen Schofield - Sleep Physiology Team Leader

[email protected]

01342 305420

Closing Date: 26th June 2019

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Clinical Physiologist - Sleep at Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London

1 x Permanent role

1 x Fixed term role (9 months – 12 months)

Are you an enthusiastic and reliable Clinical Respiratory Physiologist who would like to work with children? Are you able to perform as part of a team as well as independently?

The Sleep Service is based within the Respiratory Unit at Great Ormond Street Hospital and provides a wide range of assessments, ranging from oximetry to full polysomnography, CPAP and Bilevel ventilatory therapy. Sleep studies are performed each evening in our dedicated five-bedded Sleep Unit and on the Respiratory ward. We currently perform over 2000 sleep studies per annum and maintain a support service for approximately 300 children at home on long-term non-invasive ventilatory support.

We are a busy, friendly Sleep Unit team consisting of Clinical Physiologists, Respiratory Consultants, a Clinical Sleep Fellow, a Clinical Nurse Specialist and administrative support. We are seeking a Clinical Respiratory Physiologist to join our team. You should have good interpersonal skills, be computer literate, should enjoy working with children, and be sensitive to the needs of our patients and their families. You will be expected to work on a rolling monthly rota (150 hours per month) over 7 nights per week. The shift pattern is flexible but will typically consist of a mixture of 11.5 hour night shifts and 7.5 hour day or long day shifts per month, although working night shifts only may be an option. The shifts include an occasional weekend.

We can offer you a helpful, professional environment to develop your paediatric skills in treating a wide range of patient groups supplemented by regular meetings, training days and video conferences to enhance your knowledge. You should have substantial experience as a Clinical Physiologist and will have completed the BTEC HNC in MPPM or have a relevant science degree, or equivalent experience. RCCP or equivalent registration is desirable. Experience in respiratory sleep studies, and in the assessment and treatment of sleep apnoea are essential, however this does not necessarily have to be in children as comprehensive in-house training will be available to the successful applicant.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Kylie Russo (Chief Clinical Physiologist) on 020 7405 9200 (ext 0599) or email: [email protected]

Informal visits are encouraged and can be arranged prior to interview

Closing Date: 30/06/2019

Interview Date: 10/07/2019

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Sleep technician - Southampton General Hospital

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic Sleep technician for our busy paediatric sleep service. This position is part-time 30 hours per week and the hours will be arranged over alternating weeks of two or three 12 hour night shifts per week including at least one weekend. Excess hours may be available to increase to three night shifts per week. Occasional daytime attendance for meetings, trainings, appraisals, etc, is also required.

For further details contact:

[email protected]hs.nhs.uk or [email protected]

02381 208368

Closing Date: 01/07/2019

Interview Date: 16/07/2019

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Senior Respiratory & Sleep Physiologist - Lister Hospital, Stevenage

"Please make sure you have the essential qualifications and experience before you apply for this job, as any candidates without the essential qualifications or experience performing Lung Function Tests will be excluded."

An opportunity has arisen within the Respiratory & Sleep Disorder Unit at the Lister Hospital for an enthusiastic motivated individual to work within the Respiratory & Sleep Service.

This will include mostly clinical duties, such as running Lung Function testing and CPAP clinics.

The post holder needs to be able to run Lung Function tests independently and ideally have experience with CPAP treatment, but will be given any necessary training to complement their skills. They will work as part of a team, prioritise and manage the workload and work flexibly with staff at all levels. They must have good communication skills, both written and oral, and be computer literate.

Closing Date: 05/07/2019

For further details / informal visits contact:

Marta Vilaca - Chief Respiratory & Sleep Physiologist

01438284898 - [email protected]

Claire Wotton - Lead Respiratory & Sleep CNS

01438284898 - [email protected]

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