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Specialist Biomedical Scientist

Band 5/6

Main area
Blood Sciences
Band 5/6
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
B5 £22,128 - £28,746 B6 £26,565 - £35,577
28/02/2018 23:59

Together We Care, We Respect and We Deliver


Join us and help us provide this vision to a population of more than 440,000 people.  Our Trust is one the of area’s biggest employers, running hospitals in Grimsby, Scunthorpe and Goole as well as community services. 

An opportunity has arisen within the Pathology Department at Pilgrim Hospital Boston for a band 5 Biomedical Scientist / band 6 Specialist Biomedical Scientist dependant on qualifications and experience. The post will be based in the Blood Sciences laboratory at Pilgrim Hospital Boston. The successful applicant will be required to work in all sections of the laboratory including Clinical Chemistry, Haematology and Blood Transfusion within a multi- disciplinary department including out of hours working.

The department is equipped with Roche Cobas chemistry and immunoassay analysers with a p512., IL TOPS coagulation analysers, Sysmex haematology and Ortho Vision blood grouping analyser. TOSOH HbA1c .

The Blood Sciences department has IBMS approval for training for Registration and Specialist Portfolio’s in Chemistry, Haematology and Transfusion.

Previous Laboratory experience would be an advantage. Candidates should have HCPC registration and IBMS registration portfolio for a band 5 registered BMS or a Specialist portfolio for a band 6 BMS.

You will be required to have good communication and keyboard skills, and the ability to work under pressure. Although initial training will be supervised by Biomedical Scientists, once fully trained, you should be capable of working independently. Participation in the 7 day, 24hr shift service is a requirement of the post upon gaining HCPC registration.



Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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Rod. Willerton tel 01205 445839 or email



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03033 302908