Biomedical Scientist - Blood Sciences, Band 6

Job type Contract
Salary £35 - 45 per hour
Contact Tom Baldry
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Reference 165195

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company within the private and public sector has a locum Band 6 Biomedical Scientist role based in the Falkland Islands, within the Blood Sciences Team.

The pay rate for this locum Biomedical Scientist job is £35-£45 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an ongoing contract.

Main Duties:

  • Assist clinical colleagues in the investigation and diagnosis of disease. This is a multi-disciplinary role that encompasses Biochemistry, Haematology and Transfusion, with support to the Microbiology as a secondary role.

  • Provide timely and accurate laboratory results to support clinical diagnosis and appropriate treatment.

  • Implement Health & Safety procedures to protect against chemical and biological hazards.

  • Ensure standards are maintained to UK levels by participation in a number of Internal and External Quality Assurance Schemes (NEQAS, WEQAS & RIQAS) and internal quality control procedures.

  • Participate fully in the laboratory’s Quality Management system (aligned with ISO17025 and ISO15189).

  • Maintain laboratory equipment effectively and facilitate troubleshooting of analysers and other equipment.

  • Maintain adequate stock levels and prepare orders when necessary.

  • Immediate assessment and effective notification to the Quality Manager or Laboratory Manager, of any perceived major threats to public health or safety. These could include such threats as exotic or virulent diseases or parasites, fungal or bacterial infections, or pollution of staple foods or water supplies.

  • Write and review standard operating procedures.

  • Contribute to the administrative workload of the laboratory.

  • Contribute to in-house training and CPD events

Requirements of the Biomedical Scientist:

  • HCPC registered.

  • Must have a relevant qualification in biomedical science or alternative qualification.

  • At least two years of post-qualifying experience within biomedical science.

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll

  • Free DBS and compliance service

  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies

  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive biomedical science knowledge

  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place

  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us

  • Clinical governance support

  • In house payroll system

  • Revalidation

  • An industry-leading shift booking system

  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel Islands

This Band 6 Biomedical Scientist job is advertised by Tom Baldry; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.