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Blood Production Assistant (HTO)

Job Reference: 918-HX4147

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)
Manufacturing COL
£17,652 to £19,020 pa

Post Title: Blood Production Assistant (HTO)

Band: 2

Salary: £17,562 to £19,020 per annum

Location: NHSBT Colindale Blood Centre. NW9 5BG

Hours / Contract: 37.5 hours per week / Fixed Term for 12 months

Vacancy Ref: 918-HX4147

Working as part of the processing team you will be responsible for the manufacturing of all blood that comes in from donors. This is a vital part of the organisation, as this is where we make the blood products that go on to save people lives.

Join us and you’ll handle a wide range of tasks, including the processing of blood donations, using a variety of specialised laboratory equipment. We’ll also look to you to keep our computerised production records up-to-date and to make sure that any incoming blood supplies are properly received and accounted for.

It’s a role that demands great team working skills, meticulous attention to detail and the ability to precisely follow written instructions. Ideally, we would also like to see GCSEs at grades C or above in Maths and English or another equivalent qualification, such as an NVQ.

There are both Day or Night hours available for this post: These will be discussed during the interview.

For further information or queries regarding this vacancy, please contact Mr Jan Majkowski, Processing Team Manager, via email at

This vacancy will close at 23:59 pm on Wednesday 17th April 2019, with interviews taking place on Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd of May 2019, subject to confirmation.

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) offers a dynamic and friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued. Personal development is also considered a priority and is supported through extensive training and development opportunities open to all employees.

Three small words, one big difference - Caring, Expert and Quality.

Together we'll save and improve more lives than ever

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