Ref: 1627036

Original Listing

Company: 1627036

Salary: 18,319 - 21,551 per annum

Closing Date: Closing date: 9 Apr 2019

Location: Bristol, South West

919-DS-24010443-EXT - Healthcare Scientific Support Worker

Applications are invited from proactive and enthusiastic individuals who would like to work within a busy clinical diagnostic laboratory.

This laboratory receives in excess of 1 million specimens a year from a large number of clinical specialities across the Bristol and Bath hospital trusts which contribute to an interesting and varied workload. The laboratory is located within North Bristol NHS Trust and is a brand new, modern and fully automated laboratory incorporating state of the art equipment. The laboratory utilises the latest Clinysis Enterprise LIMS system.

Successful applicants will acquire a wide range of experience by rotation though all sections of the laboratory and should be computer literate as well as good team players with excellent interpersonal skills.

Opportunities for CPD are actively encouraged and supported. The department has CPA/UKAS accreditation and is approved by the IBMS for training purposes.

We operate an extended working day (8am to 8pm) in the week; Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays on a rotational basis.

Option 3 – External

Open to all external applicants (anyone) from outside the Civil Service (including by definition internal applicants).

Appointment to this post is on PHE terms and conditions of service. Only previous continuous service in the Civil Service is recognised for contractual purposes.