Senior Biomedical Scientist

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
12 Oct 2019
10 Nov 2019

Job Description

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.

The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.

Senior Biomedical Scientist in Histopathology

A Biomedical Scientist with substantial experience in Histopathology, within Liver Pathology, at the Institute of Liver Studies, Kings College Hospital, London.

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is an innovative, successful university teaching hospital based in South East London and this is a time of rapid and significant change. This is an exciting opportunity for an established professional self-starter.

The Institute of Liver Studies at King’s encompasses clinical service and academic activities (undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and overlapping research) in adult and paediatric hepatology, hepatobiliary surgery and liver transplantation. It was established in 1966 and is the largest specialist centre in Europe for the treatment of Liver disease. Patients both from the UK and abroad are admitted for treatment.

The specialised Histopathology service is a major subdivision of the specialist Liver Pathology Services. The Biomedical Scientist will be part of a team of scientific staff involved in the delivery of the Histopathology service. The post holder shall be actively involved in the daily supervision of junior staff and entering data for scorecards and towards quality processes in the lab of workload figures, processing and staining logs, validation, verification and acceptance testing of reagents and antibodies.

An HCPC registered postgraduate in Biomedical Science with substantial experience in Histopathology is essential. Experience in the use of LIMS, databases and power-point is desirable.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Mr J Croud – Apply.

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King's College Hospital is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.

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