Current Vacancies

Sonographer – Full-time and part-time hours available

Location: Southmead Hospital, Bristol

Job description: 

Are you looking for a new opportunity to work in a new modern environment, with interesting/varied lists booked as per SoR examination times, and on-site experienced radiologists' support? Or to work where sonographers can develop advanced roles? Then this is the place to be, with relocation expenses up to £8,000 available to facilitate this.

We are looking for a Sonographer to join our highly skilled team. Full-time and part-time hours, with the option of flexible working available.

The workload is varied and interesting, in specialties such as general, gynaecology, early pregnancy, obstetrics (there is the option to opt out of this) and sonographer lead scans for all inpatient, including ITU, acute care and renal transplant US in theatre. Trained sonographers will undertake MSK, head and neck, baby hips ultrasound. In addition, should you be interested, regular opportunity is given to sonographers to train in these areas.

Find out more about the team in our departmental video:

Imaging at North Bristol NHS Trust

If you would like an informal visit to the department, or just to have the opportunity to ask questions, please do get in touch.

Successful post-holders should hold:

  • Post-graduate Diploma in Medical Ultrasound or equivalent from a CASE-accredited university
  • BSc in Radiography or equivalent
  • Current HCPC registration or be on the RCT register
  • Have experience of working as an independent reporting sonographer in the NHS (or similar size/type of organisation)

Salary details: £43,742–£50,056 per annum, pro rata

Closing date: 3rd December 

Vacancy reference: 339-DAC3824-1

Link to vacancy:!/job/v5801622

Sonographers – Full Time     

Location:  New Zealand

Job Description: 

We’re looking for Sonographers to join our teams in Aotearoa, New Zealand. If you’re keen to grow your career in one of the most beautiful places in the world, we would love to welcome you to our teams across the motu (country).

Overseas-qualified and -trained Sonographers must gain registration with the New Zealand Medical Radiation Technologists Board. Your experience and qualifications will be assessed to make sure you can practise here in New Zealand.

Required qualification and experience

  • University degree in Science or Health Science
  • Current registration and practising certificate
  • Cardiac ultrasound postgraduate qualification
  • Some roles may require at least 5 years of experience in clinical sonography; however, further guidance will be available
  • Great interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Willing to obtain registration as a sonographer with the New Zealand Medical Radiation Technologist Board

Sonographers with one to six years’ experience usually earn NZD$96–120k* per year.

You can look forward to additional annual leave, free educational seminars, discounted gym memberships and more.

We can make your move to New Zealand as easy as possible by providing a relocation support package, practical advice, and assistance with immigration and border requirements.

Apply Now

Salary: 90k–120k New Zealand Dollars

Link to Vacancy:,1,3aIhv4YUmx2hIav9gOQzL0NdPNEyLfdB3Ahck5MK_Z_oq4Va4DQM6PIapHqaAZdh8IDLFgBMcUvvCrI51IUEcLoHjJEjYN0dwvYL9qRFKzYJ&typo=1

 Closing Date:  27th November 2023     

External Examiner for MSc Medical Imaging (Ultrasound) Programme

Application closing date: 30th November 2023

The University of Cumbria seeks to appoint an External Examiner for their MSc Medical Imaging (Ultrasound) Programme (full- and part-time pathways), with effect from 1st October 2024.

The applicant must hold a relevant ultrasound qualification, usually from a CASE-accredited programme (or equivalent).

Ideally, interested applicants should have experience of external examining in at least one other higher education institution (HEI), but this is not compulsory.

Please note that we are unable to accept applications from you if:

  • You are a current external examiner within the University of Cumbria
  • You are currently professionally involved with members of the programme team
  • You have been an external examiner at the University or employed by the University or at one of its associate institutions within the previous 8 years.

Information on the external examining role at the University of Cumbria is available via the following link: Please contact Gareth Bolton for further information.

If you are interested, please apply by sending your CV to by 30th November 2023.                                                          

BMUS Sounding Board


This Board has been set up to encourage wider engagement with BMUS members and to create a forum to ensure BMUS is seeking and considering the views of all members. The group will support the work of BMUS and its associated Special Interest Groups and Committees.


The board will be asked to engage in a number of activities including (but not limited to)

  • Be an advocate of BMUS
  • Website review project
  • Social media interaction – each member should engage regularly in their preferred social media (twitter, facebook or linkedin). By engagement we mean, liking, sharing and commenting where appropriate.
  • Contribute to BMUS information sharing features such as Top Tips articles, Case of the Month.
  • Respond to BMUS surveys and polls when they take place
  • Consultation group : the various committees may ask for advice and opinion as to potential future projects /ideas for BMUS

For more information, please email our Professional Officer Hazel Edwards or click here


We advertise vacancies at a competitive rate of £100 +VAT. If you would like to advertise, please contact Emma Tucker

Other vacancies are available on the RAD magazine website