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Job Reference: 188-OTH1110-A

University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
Southampton General Hospital, Southampton
£17,652 - £19,020 pa pro

An exciting opportunity has become available within the cardiovascular and thoracic phlebotomy team at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust (UHS). As a phlebotomist you will play an integral part of delivering high quality care to our patients. If you are self-motivated and able to manage your own work load while responding to urgent requests from both nursing and medical colleagues then we would like to hear from you. This post is 18 hours per week.

You must have excellent communication skills and evidence that you can build and maintain professional relationships within the multi professional team within the care group.

This post will cover a range of shifts 7 days a week 07.15-13.30. Previous experience of venesection and cannulation is desirable but not essential as training will be given.

University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest teaching hospitals on the south coast; a dynamic and forward thinking organisation, with clear vision. We provide hospital services to 1.9 million people living in Southampton and south Hampshire, plus specialist cardiac, neurosciences and paediatric services to more than 3.7 million people in central southern England and the Channel Islands.

UHS, rated ‘Good’ by the CQC, is one of England's largest acute teaching trusts. In the latest national NHS Staff Survey, we were in the top 10 acute trusts for staff engagement and for staff would recommend the hospital as a place to work or to receive care.

The interview date for candidates will be the 10th July.

Closing date for applications, Sunday 30th June 2019.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Matt Anthony



Please be advised that this vacancy may close earlier than stated if we receive a large number of applications. We will not accept any applications or queries via agencies, under any circumstances.


We offer parking on site at UHS or through one of our park-and-ride schemes on a limited basis, based on specific eligibility criteria. We encourage our staff to utilise other green methods of getting to work such as cycling or walking where possible, and our Trust is well connected through bus services to the city centre and other areas.


Equality remains at the centre of our policymaking, service delivery, and employment practice, giving all employees equal opportunity to develop, apply for promotions, and have working arrangements that enable them to achieve a manageable work-life balance.

UHS actively promotes a work environment free from harassment and discrimination and provides training for managers and staff to ensure this happens. We also closely monitor recruitment activity, training, development, and employment practices to ensure equality of practice with regard to race, colour, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, disability, marital status and age.


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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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