Specialist Biomedical Scientist Blood Sciences

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - More jobs by this advertiser

Hours per week:  37.5

Contract Type:  Permanent

This vacancy is for a Specialist Biomedical Scientist with HCPC registration. However, we will consider a Biomedical Scientist who has started their Specialist Diploma. 

The successful candidate will be part of a Blood Sciences team providing an efficient, high quality diagnostic service. This will be through participation in the specialist technical and scientific operations, for investigations of pathological disease in biological fluids on patient samples, within the Blood Science Department at Scarborough Hospital.

The successful candidate will be given training in Haematology, Biochemistry and Transfusion to enable a full blood sciences role.

The department is fully equipped with Roche Cobas 8000, Sysmex XN, Werfen ACL TOP and Grifols analysers.  The department will also be moving to a new open plan space to facilitate the provision of an efficient state of the art Blood Science Service. It will be a contractual requirement for the successful candidate to participate in the 24/7 shift system.

We value our staff and fully support their professional development. For example, we have regular lunchtime meetings on current topics and cases and we encourage our team to attend training courses and external meetings including the IBMS Congress.

In addition, as an IBMS approved training laboratory we encourage and support all Band 5 staff to obtain the IBMS Specialist Diploma in Biomedical Science.  For Band 6 staff we encourage and support further study to enable career progression.

We are always keen for Biomedical Scientists to undertake further training and therefore very much support our staff in achieving IBMS Higher Specialist Diplomas and MSc courses. 

UKAS accreditation has been recommended and will be completed this year.

Do please get in touch with us to arrange a tour of the laboratory to see for yourself what an interesting and friendly place it is!

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

York, North Yorkshire (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)1723 236389
Web: http://www.yorkhospitals.nhs.uk/work-with-us/

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9 March 2019
Location: United Kingdom North Yorkshire Scarborough
Salary: £23,023 - £36,644 per annum GBP per year
Healthcare and Medical
Allied Health
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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