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Specialist Biomedical Scientist

Job Reference: J206--VIA2624

Viapath Analytics LLP
Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, London
Up to £43,900 Depending on Experience

The place to work in pathology

We are looking for top talent to join the UK’s leading and fastest growing pathology company – a scientific organisation with a clinical purpose.

Working in partnership with our service partners, Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals, King’s College Hospital and Bedford NHS Hospital Trusts, we aim to set the standard for the future of pathology.

Specialist Biomedical Scientists – Band 6 AfC equivalent, depending on experience.

Not getting the job satisfaction you deserve?

Want to work at your full potential?

Joining a supported 24/7 rota you will be gaining exposure to a fascinating and career defining caseload including women’s services, foetal medicine, acute and critical care medicine (ECMO specialist), cardiovascular surgery, Haematology and Oncology, Transplantation and where we’re based is also home to the Evelina Children’s Hospital and the Cancer Centre on the Guys site.

This exposure will enable you to reach your potential earlier, whilst enjoying a greater work life balance.

You will achieve this through rotations in all areas within Core Haematology and Blood Transfusion.

For you, this makes for a varied, interesting, extremely rewarding and balanced working life; no 2 days are ever the same!

You will be able to take advantage of our Innovation Academy and unparalleled supported access towards a variety of qualifications (e.g MSc, BBTS) and CPD activities. You won’t have to worry about a significant financial outlay, we will provide funds to support you.

You won’t be pigeonholed and forgotten about and we will ultimately empower you with the ability to work autonomously whilst practicing the full range of your skills.

You will be supported through the rota and won’t be asked to work alone, you will join a team of other established specialists over nights and weekends, in addition to day time duties.

As it’s a two way street, you will also be encouraged to pass on your expertise and get involved in training and our quality agenda.


A little about us:

Viapath’s Haematology & Blood Transfusion Laboratories are based at both Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, we’re also only minutes’ walk to the mainline stations, making your way back to home as swiftly as possible to unwind, or enjoy the local amenities.

We are UKAS accredited to ISO 15189 standards and are an IBMS accredited training laboratory for both Registration and Specialist Portfolios.

How you will qualify:

You will be an experienced HCPC registered Biomedical Scientist, ideally having already completed the IBMS Specialist Portfolio in Haematology and Hospital Transfusion or be able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge and experience.


For further details / informal visits contact:

Sue Woodcock 02071887188 extn 54621

Applications are welcomed from applicants with a disability. We can make reasonable adjustments and offer support and advice in a variety of ways throughout the application process. All applicants are welcome to apply regardless of age, disability, gender, marital status, race, nationality or ethnic origin, religion, or sexual orientation. Equality of opportunity is our policy.

We offer a competitive benefits package. As well as offering competitive salaries, all employees are also entitled to:

  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Performance related pay
  • Annual incentive plan for all
  • Ground breaking development

Safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. All employees have a responsibility for safeguarding children and vulnerable adults in the course of their daily duties and for ensuring that they are aware of the specific duties relating to their role.

Please apply for this post on-line. If you have problems with using the online process, or need any assistance, please email

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Due to the high volumes of applications we receive, we reserve the right to close any adverts before the published closing date once we have received a sufficient number of applications.

If you decide to apply for this post but do not hear back from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have not been short-listed on this occasion.

Thank you for your interest in Viapath.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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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