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CARDIFF AND VALE UNIVERSITY LOCAL HEALTH BOARD
JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB DETAILS
Job Title: Trainee Clinical Photographer
Grade: 70% of AfC Band 5 in line with Agenda for
Change Anne !
Deart!e"t # Dire$torate: "edia #e$o%rce$ Centre
Ba%e: !ni&er$it' (o$pital of )ale$
Cli"i$al Board: Clinical *iagno$tic$ and Therape%tic$
ORGANISATIONAL ARRANGE&ENTS
A$$o'"table to: () (ead of +er&ice
*) ,#eporting- (ead of Clinical Photograph'. +enior Clinical
Photographer$ and /ect%rer and Progra00e "anager of the
Po$tgrad%ate Certificate in "edical 1ll%$tration
+) ,Profe$$ionall'- /ect%rer and Progra00e "anager of the
Po$tgrad%ate Certificate in "edical 1ll%$tration. (ead of Clinical
Photograph' and +enior Clinical Photographer$
JOB PURPOSE
To wor2 a$ a trainee 0e03er of a tea0 of clinical photographer$ in the photographic
$ection of the "edia #e$o%rce$ Centre. pro&iding wide ranging photographic $%pport
to the $taff of Cardiff 4 5ale !ni&er$it' /ocal (ealth Board ,!/(B- and Cardiff
!ni&er$it'. To %nderta2e a po$tgrad%ate 6%alification in "edical 1ll%$tration.
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DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
() To carr' o%t. %nder $%per&i$ion. clinical and $peciali$t 0edical photographic
techni6%e$. for clinical recording and in $%pport of teaching and re$earch to
the highe$t $tandard$. %$ing pri0aril' digital technolog'. acro$$ all $ite$
incl%ding !(). )ale$ 1n$tit%te of *er0atolog'. *ental 1ll%$tration !nit.
Cardiff 8'e !nit and !ni&er$it' (o$pital /lando%gh a$ directed 3' a +enior
Clinical Photographer.
*) To carr' o%t. %nder $%per&i$ion. non9clinical photograph' a$$ign0ent$. a$
directed 3' the tea0 leader. in $%pport of the p%3lic relation$. teaching and
re$earch acti&itie$ of the Cardiff 4 5ale !/(B and the Cardiff !ni&er$it'.
+) To carr' o%t. %nder $%per&i$ion. digital reprographic wor2. $canning client:$
original$ for o%tp%t in a &ariet' of for0$. in $%pport of learning and teaching.
and re$earch.
,) Contri3%te to the efficient operation of the tea0 3' a$$i$ting the $enior and
clinical photographer$.
-) To %nderta2e on9;o3 training in clinical photograph' and %nderta2e Cardiff
!ni&er$it':$ Po$tgrad%ate Certificate in "edical 1ll%$tration.
.) To %nderta2e wor2 eperience in other $ection$ of the "edia #e$o%rce$
Centre
/) To 0aintain 6%alit' control of their own fini$hed photographic wor2.
0) To 0aintain acc%rate wor2 record$.
1) To en$%re the co$t effecti&e %$e of all !/(B and !ni&er$it' re$o%rce$.
HEALTH AND SAFETY RE2UIRE&ENTS
All e0plo'ee$ of the !/(B ha&e a $tat%tor' d%t' of care for their own per$onal $afet'
and that of other$ who 0a' 3e affected 3' their act$ or o0i$$ion$. 80plo'ee$ are
re6%ired to co9operate with 0anage0ent to ena3le the !/(B to 0eet it$ own legal
d%tie$ and to report an' ha<ardo%$ $it%ation$ or defecti&e e6%ip0ent.
FLE3IBILITY STATE&ENT
The content of thi$ =o3 *e$cription repre$ent$ an o%tline of the po$t onl' and i$
therefore not a preci$e catalog%e of d%tie$ and re$pon$i3ilitie$. The =o3 *e$cription i$
therefore intended to 3e flei3le and i$ $%3;ect to re&iew and a0end0ent in the light of
changing circ%0$tance$. following con$%ltation with the po$t holder.
*ate Prepared> 12
th
*ece03er 2003
Prepared B'> (ead of Clinical Photograph'
*ate #e&iewed> 24
th
April 2014
#e&iewed B'> (ead of Photograph' and /ect%rer and Progra00e "anager
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CARDIFF AND VALE UNIVERSITY LOCAL HEALTH BOARD
E&PLOYEE SPECIFICATION
The person specification should set out the qualifications, experience, skills, knowledge,
personal attributes, interests, other requirements which as post holder requires to perform the
job to a satisfactory level.
Job Title: Trainee Clinical Photographer Post Number:
Grade: !" #and $ in line with %genda
for Change %nnex &
Department: 'edia (esources Centre
Base:&)* Clinical Board: Clinical +iagnostics ,
Therapeutics
ESSENTIAL DESIRABLE &ETHOD OF
ASSESS&E
NT
!ALI"ICATI
#NS
Possess a #-c or #% in photography
or related media subject or
equivalent. 'eet Cardiff &niversity.s
entry requirements for postgraduate
courses in respect to /nglish
language.
%pplication 0orm
Certificate Check
(egistration Card 1
2urse3P%'4
E$PERIENCE
-ome experience of
work in a public3service
environment.
-ome experience of
work in a medical
photography
department.
%pplication 0orm
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S%ILLS
+emonstrate a good level of
technical skill in digital photography.
+emonstrate photographic skills in
different environments including
studio and on location. +emonstrate
skills in composition and visual
perception. -how a good level of
computer literacy, including %dobe
Photo-hop skills.
+emonstrate
photography skills in a
range of subject matter,
e.g. still6life photography
and portraiture.
+emonstrate control of
lighting on location and
in the studio.
%pplication 0orm
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(eferences
SPECIAL
%N#&LEDGE
/vidence of background research into
the medical illustration profession and
2)-
-ome awareness of the
current professional
issues
%pplication 0orm
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PERS#NAL
ATTRIB!TES
'Demonstrable(
-how good communication skills in a
variety of settings and with a range of
people.
-how organisational skills.
+emonstrate ability to work as a
member of a team.
-how a desire for further personal
and professional development and
qualifications.
'embership of a
professional body, such
as 5'5 or #5PP.
%pplication 0orm
5nterview
(eferences
#T)ER
'Please Specify(
Comfortable in a clinical
environment
%bility to speak *elsh
5nterview
+ocument Check
Date
Prepared:
78
th
+ecember 8!!9
Prepared B*: )ead of Clinical Photography
Date
Re+ie,ed:
8:
th
%pril 8!7:
Re+ie,ed B*: )ead of Photography , ;ecturer and
Programme 'anager
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