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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 10/07/2022.

Medical Laboratory Assistant

Job Reference: 415-J22-413

Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (formerly Northern Devon Healthcare Trust)
£18,870 - £19,918 per annum pro rata

We have an exciting opportunity at North Devon District Hospital to recruit a Band 2 Medical Laboratory Assistant in the Histopathology Department.

To work as part of a team under the direction of Senior Biomedical Scientists, Biomedical Scientists, Biomedical Support Workers and Histopathologists.

Liaises frequently with the Histopathology Secretary, Administrative Assistants and the Specimen Reception Team.

The Histopathology service processes 11 000 Histology and 1200 non-gynae Cytology specimens per annum.

Closing Date: 10th July 2022

Our teams of care professionals work with patients and their families to support peoples’ independence, health and wellbeing. We provide support to avoid hospital admissions, and if an admission is necessary, we try to make each patient’s stay in hospital as short and effective as possible before working with them on a safe discharge home.

In our most recent staff survey, our staff voted us in the top 10% of NHS provider organisations to work for and we also came out as the top provider in the South West for our overall results. Our patients (through the Friends and Family Test) regularly report an average of over 95% satisfaction with our services.

Please note that we may close this vacancy early if we receive a high volume of applicants.

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