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Quality Administrator

Job Reference: 358-3412747-CSI

University Hospitals of Leicester
Quality Administrator - Cytogenetics
Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester
per annum, pro rata

We are actively promoting flexible working options, helping you to manage a work / life balance”.

Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you want to become a valued member of a vital health care team?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a post based in the laboratory at the Leicester Royal Infirmary which will provide support to the senior team within Cytogenetics. We need an enthusiastic and committed individual to join us in providing a quality driven, patient focused service.

We are looking for a team player who can contribute effectively and provide a wide variety of clerical and administrative support to the senior management team with a particular emphasis on support for the quality management system. We can offer an exciting and varied role and duties will range from taking minutes and basic administration to complex analysis of data.

The successful candidate will have a good basic education with excellent communication skills and the ability to prioritise work to meet deadlines. They will be competent in the creation and maintenance of databases (e.g. Excel, Access) as well as the analysis of data and production of summary reports. You will be expected to work flexibly as part of the team and become an integral member of staff within the department.

If you are a highly motivated individual with a strong background in administration and data analysis we would love to hear from you.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameLara CresswellJob titleHead of ServiceEmail addresslara.cresswell@uhl-tr.nhs.ukAdditional contact information

For further details contact:

Lara Cresswell (Head of Service) on 0116 258 5637 or by email

Vacancies will close early if a sufficient number of applications are received.

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UHL is an equal opportunities employer. We aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve and where discrimination is outlawed, and staff and service users are equally valued and supported. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds who match our job criteria.

We welcome applications from members of our black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, as we have identified that UHL has an under-representation of BAME employees at band 7 and above.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria will be interviewed if indicated you wish to be considered under the Disability Confident Scheme. If you require any reasonable adjustments please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible. Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS)

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COVID 19 Risk Assessment

Due to Covid 19 we have introduced a staff risk assessment into our pre-employment process.

This is intended to ensure you are able to safely perform your duties in any of our work areas, and if you have been identified as being vulnerable to coronavirus. Our main aim is to reduce risk and to ensure the safety of all new starters as well as current staff, patients and visitors.

If it is identified that you are within a vulnerable category, we will endeavour to make reasonable adjustments to accommodate this.

Tier 2 Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-UK candidates may not be appointed if the Trust is unable to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements or there is a appointable applicant who already holds the right to work in the UK.

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