Specialist Biomedical Scientist - Band 6

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Clinical Biochemistry
NHS AfC: Band 6
1 year fixed term contract
22.5 hours per week
Job ref
£26,565 to £35,577 pro rata
24/06/2018 23:59

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We are looking for enthusiastic, experienced HCPC registered individuals to work in the Clinical Biochemistry department. The department is part of Blood Sciences and is based in state of the art laboratories on the Southmead Hospital site. The department provides a routine biochemistry testing service to all inpatient, outpatient and GP surgeries in the North Bristol area. It has a workload of over 1 million specimen requests per annum.

The Clinical Biochemistry department offers an extensive range of diagnostic and clinical services, including an integrated Blood Sciences automated laboratory, Toxicology, Proteins, Biochemical Genetics and Newborn screening and Point of care testing services. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in the department’s 24-7 service.

The post holder should have well developed interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate to colleagues and service users and be an excellent team worker.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Adrian Oates, Lead Biomedical Scientist Clinical Biochemistry Automated Laboratory.

Clinical Biochemistry,

Severn Pathology,

North Bristol NHS Trust,

Pathology Sciences Building,

Southmead Hospital,

Southmead Road,


Bristol BS10 5NB.


Tel: 0117 414 8431 │ Fax: 0117 414 8438

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0117 414 5973