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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 16/08/2020.

Specialist Biomedical Scientist

Job Reference: 164-2558037

Employer:
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Department:
HAEMATOLOGY
Location:
Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham
Salary:
£31,365 - £37,890 £31,365- £37, 890 per annum

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The Nottingham University Hospital NHS Trust Stem Cell Transplant Laboratory is based at the City Campus and is a busy department providing a service for the processing, storage and reinfusion of haematopoietic stem cells for life saving transplant. We are JACIE and HTA accredited and are part of the Bone Marrow Transplant programme working alongside the clinical and collection teams.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Biomedical Scientist to join our experienced team on a six month fixed term or secondment, upon agreement with your current employer. The successful candidate will assist in the day- to- day running of the department and fully participate in the processing and administration as required. It would be an advantage to have some experience in techniques such as flow cytometry, tissue culture work or cryopreservation. The position requires a candidate who can work well in a small team, has excellent communication skills and willing to go the extra mile.

Flexibility is required to work occasional early evenings for completion of processing work and to receive cells from other centres. Please contact sally Anderson for more information

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Sally Anderson

Job title- Laboratory Manager Clinical Haematology Stem Cell Lab, Clinical Haematology

Email address- sally.anderson@nuh.nhs.uk

Telephone number- 0115 8231818

Additional contact information

 

 




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