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Biomedical Scientist Specialist

Job Reference: J11-BMSP-E&N

NHS Professionals - Flexible Workers
Stevenage, Northwood, Welwyn, Hertford

Biomedical Scientist REQUIRED FOR East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust.



Shift: Monday - Friday

Term: Long Term Placement

Salary: Band 6

Location: Stevenage, Northwood, Welwyn, Hertford


East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust team are currently looking for vibrant, enthusiastic and dedicated individuals to join their team.Placements range in length, depending on the role and the Trust’s requirements.


NHS Professionals is owned by the Department of Health and is the leading provider of managed flexible workforce services to the NHS. Simply, we provide more than 100,000 health care professionals including; nurses, doctors, midwives, allied health professionals and admin staff to work shifts via our bank at our NHS Client Trusts across the UK.

NHS Professionals offers its flexible worker customers is the choice of temporary work at their convenience. For NHS Trust clients, we offer reassurance of a safe supply of quality temporary staff at the best value.


In return for your hard work and your professional, caring and reliable service you will have access to the following benefits:

  • Competitive, weekly pay
  • Access to the NHSP Stakeholder Pension
  • Paid annual leave and statutory maternity pay (subject to qualifying criteria)
  • Access to our very own pension’s scheme called ‘NHSP Stakeholder pension’






To undertake the preparation of histological specimens, on rotation through the department. To ensure that the technical standards of the department are maintained by observing and following the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s). To carry out tasks leading to the processing of histological specimens including sample reception and handling, data input.




To undertake any other duties which is deemed appropriate to the band when requested by Senior Staff.


We are seeking highly motivated and committed Biomedical Scientist with excellent attention to detail and strong communication skills to join our bank.

You will be working as a Band 6 Biomedical Scientist , you will be responsible for the planning and management of your own caseload, service delivery using an impact based model of clinical decision making, actively contributing to service development and providing supervision and support to junior staff members.


Other Information:


Confidentiality/data protection regarding all personal information and Trust activity must be maintained at all times (both in and out of working hours) in accordance with professional codes of conduct and relevant legislation such as the Data Protection Act. The post holder should ensure that they are familiar with and adhere to all Trust Information governance policies and procedures. Any breach of confidentiality will be taken seriously and appropriate disciplinary action may be taken.

Equal Opportunities

Promote the concepts of equality of opportunity and managing diversity Trust wide.

Health and Safety

Employees must be aware of the responsibilities placed upon them under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, paying due regard to health and safety in the workplace and management of risk to maintain a safe working environment for service users, visitors and employees.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if sufficient applications are received.

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.

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