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Blood Production Officer (known as HHTO)

Job Reference: 918-HX5225

Employer:
NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)
Department:
Hospital Services PL
Location:
Plymouth
Salary:
£18,813 to £20,795 pa

The NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) is an integral part of the NHS. Operating a network of centres across England and North Wales, we collect around 2 million units of blood and tissues a year, converting them into safe and effective blood components, blood and tissue products for use in the treatments of patients.

 

Plymouth Hospital Services are unique and are a combined Hospital Services and Transport department. You will be required to undertake a range of transport related duties including; delivery of blood products to our hospitals and collection of blood donations from the donor sessions across Devon and Cornwall, therefore, a full and valid driving license is an essential requirement for this role.

 

You will have responsibility for ensuring that any incoming blood supplies are properly received and accounted for, and will handle a wide range of other tasks, including the processing and issuing of blood donations and monitoring of storage equipment. You will have responsibility for ensuring that any incoming blood supplies are properly received and accounted for. In addition part of your time will be performing general administration tasks for the department and using Microsoft office applications.



To be considered you’ll need an A level or NVQ level 3 or equivalent, or extensive experience working in a logistics/supply chain environment, or of working within a hospital laboratory. Flexible in your approach and a good team player, you must also be able to keep clear, accurate records.

 

In return, we can offer 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.

 

The normal working hours for this role are 37.5 hours/week, 15:30-22:30 Monday to Friday.

 

For an informal discussion in relation to this role, please contact Kate Joynes at email: Kate.joynes@nhsbt.nhs.uk

 

This vacancy will close at 23:59 on Wednesday 19th February 2020 (subject to change).

 

Interviews are scheduled to take place week commencing 2nd March 2020 (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.

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