Lab Support Worker - Band 2

Location Southampton
Job type Contract
Salary £13.07 - 13.07 per hour
Contact Tom Baldry
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Reference 166464

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company to the private and public sector has a permanent vacancy for a band 2 Lab Support Worker to work based in Southampton.

The pay rate for this locum Lab Support Worker job is £13.07 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an ongoing contract.

Main Duties:

  • To receive, sort and prepare biological samples for analysis.
  • To enter information on tests required and patient/sample details onto the pathology computer system.
  • To load/unload  samples onto/from automated analytical systems.
  • To prepare worklists, locate samples from the worklists and have them ready for analysis as required.
  • To deal with incoming telephone enquiries relating to patient results. To be the initial contact point for patients and visitors to the department.
  • To prepare samples appropriately for postage to referral laboratories
  • To work flexible hours as determined by the requirements of the service.
  • To provide assistance with the department’s data processing, audits and quality management.

Requirements of the Lab Support Worker:

  • At least two years of UK experience working as a Support Worker.

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Daily payroll
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive support worker 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
  • Industry leading shift booking system
  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel Islands


This Band 2 Lab Support Worker 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.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

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.