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Bank - Medical Lab Assistant

Job Reference: J11-A-21-42345

Employer:
NHS Professionals - Flexible Workers
Location:
Stockport
Salary:
13.38

Stockport NHS Foundation Trust – Medical Lab Assistant

Job Title and Grade: Bank Medical Lab Assistant – LAB00 – Band 2

Location/Trust: Pathology Dept, Stepping Hill Hospital, Poplar Grove, Hazel Grove, SK2 7JE

Pay Rates (hourly): Nights: £13.38
Shifts: Monday Nights 8pm-7am
Other shifts may be available subject to service requirements

 

Who are NHS Professionals?

NHS Professionals (NHSP), owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), works in partnership with hospital trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS.

Working through the NHSP bank means Trusts don’t have to rely on expensive agencies. Right now, we have over 130,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades and specialities, saving the NHS over £70 million each year. This money is then reinvested back into the NHS.

In return for your hard work commitment NHS Professionals (NHSP) can offer you some fantastic benefits: –

  • Competitive Pay Rates - work this week, get paid next week!
  • First choice of placements at over 50 NHS Trusts in England
  • Dedicated consultants
  • Flexible working options
  • Free DBS and free training
  • Build holiday allowance
  • Support when you need it – 24/7 365 days – Call us anytime on 03330 144 370
  • Stakeholder pension scheme

Stockport NHSFT are passionate, patient focused, positive individuals, who are committed to working together to help people live well, striving to give their people a great work experience where they feel supported and valued.

 

The Role:

Are you a Medical Lab Assistant looking for more flexibility and the chance to receive weekly pay every Friday?

If you answered yes, then we would love to hear from you as we are looking for Lab Assistants to pick up regular bank shifts on a Monday Night within our Pathology Dept at Stepping Hill Hospital.

You will assist in the receipt, recording and preparation of patient COVID-19 samples.
Please refer to Job Description attached for full details.
 

Skills/Responsibilities:
To apply for this post, you will have the following:

  • Knowledge of the work of a Blood Sciences Dept.
  • Knowledge of laboratory processes
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety in the workplace
  • Experience of working in a laboratory environment – DESIRABLE NOT ESSENTIAL




As an equal opportunities organisation, NHSP is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective bank members and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender reassignment, or marriage and civil partnership. We believe there is a strong case for the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion agenda and we strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a range of backgrounds to apply.

Please note that you will be contacted via e-mail throughout the recruitment process, so please check your e-mails regularly.


We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.


Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2/skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2/skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

For further advice, please visit Applying from overseas.



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