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Medical Photographer – Teledermatology

(Initially – one-year contract)
Grade 6
Hours 36.5 1FTE

UCL IT for SLMS Medical Photography and Health Creatives provide a comprehensive photography, design and videography service to UCL School of Life and Medical Sciences, associated Trusts and external clients on a cost recovery basis.

It is comprised of 23 staff, which are based across two sites, The Royal Free London and Great Ormond Street Hospital. This grouping offers a wealth of experience, with a clear focus on excellence; its staff regularly wins industry awards.

Medical Photography and Health Creatives are currently looking to recruit a member of staff to take on the role of Medical Photographer for a teledermatology service (delivered in conjunction with the Royal Free Hospital).
Working alongside one other photographer, the purpose of the post is to provide clinical photography services of dermatological conditions using a variety of equipment including DSLR, dermatascope and portable lighting. The job will be carried out across a number of clinics in North London and the surrounding areas e.g. Enfield, Edgware, Finchley and Barnet.

Key Requirements
The post holder should have experience in medical and general photography – ideally in an academic/NHS environment and should possess a degree in a related subject.

The post holder requires experience and knowledge in Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office and with photography and lighting equipment; they need to be able to work under their own initiative, be conscientious, efficient and have the ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people including patients and clinicians.

Ideally the post holder should have a full driving license, use of their own transport or be able to travel by public transport. The job is very physically demanding so must be able to lift heavy equipment.

To apply for the vacancy please visit and then select 'current employment opportunities at UCL'.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy please contact Ref: 1694680

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates, as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

Closing Date
31st December 2017

Interview Date
8th January 2018

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12 Coldbath Square
London EC1R 5HL
Tel: 0207 837 2846
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Clinical photography, design and video in healthcare