Specialist Biomedical Scientist

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
21 May 2020
20 Jun 2020

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly motivated team, providing a high level of diagnostic virology service using both serological and molecular methods in order to provide patients with reliable diagnosis and treatment.

Duties include the performance of specialist technical and scientific activities, including testing samples referred from other NHS and private laboratories.

Following appropriate training and orientation and in rotation with other BMS staff, you will be required to work as the sole BMS in extended hours, weekends and out of hours service, undertaking urgent or high priority work. Please note this is a specialist biomedical scientist role and completion of the IBMS specialist portfolio or equivalent experience >5 years post registration is a pre-requisite.

The role involves assisting in the day-to-day supervision of MLAs, and the training of trainee BMSs and inexperienced BMS staff in the department.

You will also be expected to deputise for the Senior BMS staff where appropriate and when necessary.

Interviews will be held: June 12, 2020

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.

Our Bank workers enjoy competitive market rates and flexible contract assignments across all of our sites, dependant on your availability and location.

For our Permanent workforce 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 Apply

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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.

Ref: 06VIA2798

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