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Senior Biomedical Scientist

Band 7 AfC Equivalent

Main area
Biochemical Sciences
Grade
Band 7 AfC Equivalent
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 Hours Per Week
Job ref
J206 -VIA1999
Employer
Viapath
Employer type
Private Sector
Site
St Thomas
Town
London
Salary
Up to £48,300 Depending on Experience
Closing
21/11/2018 23:59

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, Bedford NHS Hospital Trusts, and Princess Royal University Hospital we aim to set the standard for the future of pathology.

 


This permanent Senior Biomedical Scientist post Band 7 offers an exciting opportunity for an experienced BMS to further develop their specialist knowledge and skills in Clinical Biochemistry. You will be part of a team that provides specialist service delivery using the latest technologies in the Biochemical Sciences department at St Thomas’ Hospital. The department comprises four laboratories; Newborn Screening Laboratory for the South East Thames region, Reference Chemistry, Purine Research Laboratory and the Inherited Metabolic Disease (IMD) Laboratory. This is a rotational post starting in the Reference Chemistry Laboratory.

Applicants should have previous laboratory experience and evidence of routine use of chromatographic techniques (LC-MS/MS, GC-MS, HPLC), Protein electrophoresis, Molecular techniques and manual assays including maintaining and troubleshooting semi-automated instruments. Knowledge of Clinical Biochemistry laboratory tests and sample types is essential.

This post is for a line management as well as technical abilities, so managing a team of different skill set of staff will be required for this role.

Interviews will be held on December 5, 2018

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable people and as such 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 to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Farzana Ghoni – Farzana.ghoni@viapath.co.uk- Operations Manager

If you have problems applying, contact

Viapath
Open Monday to Friday
9am to 5pm
Telephone
01629 690824

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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