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Healthcare Scientist - IBGRL

Job Reference: 918-HX4595

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)
IBGRL Red Cell Reference
Bristol, Filton
£24,214 to £30,112 pa

You will be working as part of a busy team in contact with our customers (midwives, obstetricians and other NHSBT departments including RCI). The role you perform will directly contribute to saving and improving patient’s lives.


As a Healthcare Scientist there are many opportunities for career advancement. With experience and training you may progress to managing a section of the laboratory, right through to being a consultant lead with responsibility for the entire laboratory service. You may use your knowledge to specialise in an area vital to the operation of a modern diagnostic service such as Quality Control, training and education or research and development.


We will provide you with an extensive induction and training programme and ongoing development to support you in your role and achieving your career ambitions.


You will be required to conduct automated and manual investigations in a diagnostic laboratory, operating a range of complex and routine equipment, applying scientific, theoretical and practical knowledge expected of a Healthcare Scientist.


You will be required to participate in the training and supervision of support staff.


The normal working hours for this role are 37.5 hours per week, Monday – Friday (08:00 – 1600).


For informal enquiries please contact Shane Grimsley - Red Cell Reference Manager, via tel: 01179217564.


This advert will close at 23:59pm on Wednesday 21st August 2019.


The interviews for this position will take place 4th September 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.

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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