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Biomedical Scientist - Multidisciplinary




Facility:HCA Laboratories

Category:Healthcare Science Services

Closing Date:24/06/2018

About the facility

This is a fixed term contract covering Maternity Leave.


Develop your career with HCA Healthcare UK – The world’s largest private hospital group and winners of ‘The Best Private Healthcare Provider 2016.’

HCA Laboratories has over 35 years’ experience in providing pathology services, for acute care in our HCA Hospitals, IVF Clinics, Insurance work, healthcare screening and GP services.

We have a number of sites within central London, with the main locations at Wimpole Street and Shropshire House. We have further laboratories at The London Bridge Hospital, Leaders in Oncology Care, Harley Street and The Platinum Medical Centre with further planned development inside the London area.

We cover all disciplines in pathology including allergy, biochemistry and endocrinology, haematology and blood transfusion, histopathology and cytology, immunology, and microbiology and serology, with each laboratory equipped with the best available analytical instrumentation.

This role is for our new site at Guys Cancer Centre (London Bridge).

Job Description

This is an exciting time to join HCA Laboratories!

The successful candidate will be expected to work as a team member within our multidisciplinary team and will be responsible for the speedy and accurate processing of samples and the interpretation and validation of results for laboratory users.

The salary range is £35,686 to £40,415 per annum depending on experience (37.5hrs pw).

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Speedy and accurate processing of samples

  • Interpretation, validation and timely reporting of results

  • Monitor and enter results from referral laboratories

  • Follow SOP’s and in accordance with manufacturers operating instructions

Skills and Experience

  • HCPC Registered

  • BSc Biomedical Science or equivalent

  • Member of the Institute of Biomedical Sciences

  • Post registration experience

  • Evidence of continual personal development

About the Individual

The successful candidate will possess a high level of concentration, precision and accuracy, ensuring that all results are returned with accurate information in a timely manner. They will have the ability to work under pressure whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy and encourage others to do the same. Finally, they will have a customer focused attitude at all times, working with the team to ensure their processes are efficient and effective.