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Advanced Biomedical Scientist

Job Reference: 358-1956026-CSI

University Hospitals of Leicester
Special Chemistry
Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester
£37,570 - £43,772

We are delighted to offer the opportunity for a dynamic HCPC State Registered Advanced Biomedical Scientist to join our Special Chemistry Team.

You will be an experienced Biomedical Scientist who will join our team at an exciting time of change and modernization. In addition to your technical duties you will take day to day responsibility for the effective management and delivery of training systems and act independently to take decisions on training related matters.

Bringing with you significant technical and clinical knowledge you will lead and manage a team of qualified and support staff. Working closely with our Clinical Leads and Senior Management Team you will play a vital part in ensuring a high quality patient service remains central to all we do.

With the ability to influence others through your leadership skills you will help to support our staff to embed a quality culture into everyday practices through your understanding of UKAS IS0 15189 standards and how these impact on a clinical laboratory.

The role will be based at Leicester Royal Infirmary.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr. Paul Smith

Consultant Clinical Scientist and Forensic Toxicologist

Tel: (0116) 258 5772

Trust e-mail:

We will close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of completed application forms.

Preference will be given in the first instance to existing NHS employees within the East Midlands healthcare community who are ‘at risk’ of redundancy. Such employees within the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust will be considered first.”

Important Information

Applications will be transferred to TRAC system, by completing an application you are giving authorisation for the transfer of your data.

Correspondence regarding your application will be sent to you by email via a TRAC system account.

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 especially 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 for the job will be interviewed if you indicate you wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme. If you require a reasonable adjustment at any stage of the recruitment process please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible.

Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

If this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) .

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-EEA candidates may not be appointed, if a suitably EU/EEA candidate is successful it is unlikely that the Trust is able to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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