SYNLAB UK & Ireland:

Biomedical Scientist- Histology

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Taunton, Somerset
  • Salary: £28,407 to £34,581 Per annum
  • AfC Banding: 5

Are you looking for a rewarding career in a state-of-the-art laboratory, situated in the heart of Somerset, which offers customer centric medical excellence?

We are thrilled to announce an incredible opportunity for an experienced HCPC registered Band 5 Biomedical Scientist to join our dynamic team in Histopathology. You will play an essential role in delivering top-quality laboratory services to Musgrove Park Hospital and Yeovil District Hospital.

 

Work pattern: Mon – Fri, 7.5hrs per day between 7am – 8pm  (37.5hrs per week).

Location: Taunton

SYNLAB UK & Ireland have extensive experience of working in partnership with the NHS to deliver and improve pathology services through its existing pathology joint ventures – including Southwest Pathology Services (SPS).

Our team at SPS have been fundamental to the principle of making a positive difference to healthcare in Somerset for 10 years.  We hold ISO15189 UKAS accreditation and are an HCPC approved training Laboratory.

Responsibilities:

  • To be able to rotate through all areas of the Laboratories as required (Dependent on qualifications, experience and training), to perform all designated duties in accordance with local working practices, to maintain high Professional standards and conform to Health and Safety regulations.
  • To perform Biomedical investigations autonomously, within operating procedures and protocols, to provide within agreed quality standards of service delivery and turnaround times under the supervision of senior grade BMS grade staff.
  • To continue with personal development through academic or practical experience.
  • To provide professional leadership and supervise Trainee BMS, Associate Practitioners and Medical Laboratory Assistants.
  • To maintain the standards of conduct required by the Health Professions Council to practice as a registered Biomedical Scientist.

Qualifications:

  • HCPC State Registration as a Biomedical Scientist
  • BSc (Hons) Biomedical degree of equivalent.

At SYNLAB, we believe in nurturing a culture of well-being and ensuring our employees are supported both professionally and personally. We offer a Wellbeing Allowance worth up to £1500 per annum for our esteemed team members working in Band 2 – 6 roles.

 

About Us

SYNLAB UK & Ireland work closely with clinicians, hospitals, occupational health providers and clinical researchers to provide a complete pathology offering.

We operate in increasingly diverse environments which are reflected in our workforce, clients, customers, suppliers, communities and partners. We believe an inclusive workplace culture is the best way to source, attract and retain diverse and talented people, and create a sustainable, high-performing workforce.

believe our staff are vital to the principle of making a positive difference to healthcare provision. We promote a culture of continuous personal development where scientists and staff have the support and resources to acquire new skills and build their careers through learning and development opportunities, coaching and clear career pathways.

We promote an open and collaborative culture where leaders act as role models and facilitate a two-way communication, engage with staff and stakeholders transparently and actively encourage feedback and suggestions.

Please note that we reserve the right to close any adverts 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 two weeks of your application, please assume that you have not been short-listed on this occasion.

SYNLAB UK & Ireland is a committed equal opportunities employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of any status or condition protected by applicable UK employment law.

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