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BPP060 Biomedical Scientist Specialist

BPP060 Biomedical Scientist Specialist

Posted 18 September by NHS Business Services Authority

Biomedical Scientist (Band5)/ Specialist Biomedical Scientist (Band6)– Point of Care

To support the development of the South of Tyne Clinical Pathology Services, an opportunity has arisen for a permanent Biomedical Scientist (Band5)/ Specialist Biomedical Scientist (Band6) to join a friendly professional team within our Point of Care Department, the post holder will contribute to the provision of the clinical laboratory service, as part of a team of Biomedical Scientists and support workers, which provide a service across the three hospital sites; Gateshead, Sunderland and South Tyneside.

The Gateshead site is a new state of the art laboratory with all staff rotating into this area to train on new processes. The purpose of the post is to ensure that the Point of Care Department is able to meet the needs of the service both now and in the future. Staff will be required to rotate across all laboratory sites and participate in the departments shift rota pattern.

To be eligible to apply for the post you must meet ALL the essential criteria requirements of the relevant personal specification. Please ensure you respond to all personal specification requirements in your application.

To apply for this position you will already be a state registered Biomedical Scientist working in a Pathology laboratory environment.  In addition to the relevant qualifications and experience the following attributes will be key:Calm supportive disposition

  • Excellent interpersonal/communication skills
  • Personable approach
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously
  • Adaptability in a changing environment
  • The willingness to work flexibly

Salary offered will be dependent on current position, qualification and previous experience within the NHS.The post will be on Gateshead Health NHS Trust terms and conditions of employment.Informal enquiries to the Department are welcomed.

Visits can be arranged for shortlisted candidates. Please Contact:Ian Dunn on

Reference: 40917544

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