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Blood Production Assistant

Job Reference: 918-HX4592

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)
Hospital Services BM
£17,652 to £19,020 pa

Working as part of the Hospital Services team you will be responsible for the validation, storage and issue of blood components that come in from donors. This is a vital part of the organisation, as the department is responsible for providing hospitals with the blood products that go on to save people lives.

Join us and you’ll handle a wide range of tasks, including the labelling of blood donations, working as a team to meet the demands of hospital requests and correct handling and storage of blood components. We’ll also look to you to keep our computerised audit trail 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.


The shift pattern for this post is as follows:

Monday: 08:30 - 12:30

Tuesday - Friday: 18:00 - 22:00


For informal enquiries please contact John Klukowski on


This vacancy will close at midnight on the evening of Wednesday 18th September 2019.

Interviews will be held Monday 7th and Tuesday 8th October 2019.

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.

We’re an inclusive organisation that reflects the diverse communities we work with and positively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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

Together we'll save and improve more lives than ever

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