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  • Specialist Biomedical Scientist Pontyclun
  • NHS in Pontyclun, , United Kingdom
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  • 2 weeks ago

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Job summary

FIXED TERM

MATERNITY COVER

The Welsh Blood Service has an opportunity for a HCPC registered Specialist Biomedical Scientist to work within the Manufacturing & Distribution Laboratory.

Applicants for this post must have completed or be working towards a specialist qualification (either IBMS Specialist Diploma in Transfusion Science & GMP or BBTS Specialist Certificate to practice).

The post holder will work in a team and be responsible for manufacturing blood components suitable for transfusion or distribution of blood components to customer hospitals

This is a Fixed Term post.

The position on offer is fixed term for 10 months due to cover of maternity leave.

This role includes the requirement to participate in a 24/7 on-call rota

Main duties of the job

The role will be in the Manufacturing & Distribution department and will involve working as a leader in a team to ensure the production of blood components that will be distributed though out Wales.

Duties may... also encompass distribution of blood components to customer hospitals.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.

About us

Here at Velindre University NHS Trust we are extremely proud of the specialist services we provide across the whole of Wales in our cutting-edge Velindre Cancer Centre and ouraward-winning Welsh Blood Service, as well as the expertise of our corporate functions that bring the two divisions together. We are also fortunate to host the NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership and Health Technology Wales and have developed strong partnership working with these expert services.

Formed in 1999, the Trust has a dedicated workforce that continuously strives to apply the key principles of value based healthcare through a wide array of roles. We play a vital role in the communities we support and have ambitious plans for the future to continue to improve the services we deliver. We strive to maintain our core values in everything we do by being; accountable, bold, caring and dynamic, and ensuring the best possible care for our patients and donors.

If you want to work for an organisation that prides itself on making a real difference and offers exciting career opportunities then Velindre University NHS Trust is the place for you.

Visit our website to find out more https://velindre.nhs.wales/
Date posted

10 May 2024
Pay scheme

Agenda for change
Band

Band 6
Salary

£35,922 to £43,257 a year per annum
Contract

Fixed term
Duration

10 months
Working pattern

Full-time
Reference number

120-HS009-0524
Job locations

Welsh Blood Service

Ely Valley Road

Pontyclun

CF72 9WB

Job description Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click Apply now to view in Trac.

Job description Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click Apply now to view in Trac.

Person Specification Qualifications Essential
• BSc Hons in Biomedical Sciences or other honours degree approved by IBMS for registration with HCPC
• Registered with HCPC
Experience Essential
• Evidence of Laboratory based or GMP Experience
• Supervisory Experience
Other Essential
• Ability to work effectively as part of a team or alone
• Good organisational skills
• Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in written format Computer literate
Person Specification Qualifications Essential
• BSc Hons in Biomedical Sciences or other honours degree approved by IBMS for registration with HCPC
• Registered with HCPC
Experience Essential
• Evidence of Laboratory based or GMP Experience
• Supervisory Experience
Other Essential
• Ability to work effectively as part of a team or alone
• Good organisational skills
• Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in written format Computer literate
Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).
UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).
Additional information Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).
UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).
Employer details Employer name

Welsh Blood Service
Address

Welsh Blood Service

Ely Valley Road

Pontyclun

CF72 9WB

Employer's website

https://www.welsh-blood.org.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)
Employer details Employer name

Welsh Blood Service
Address

Welsh Blood Service

Ely Valley Road

Pontyclun

CF72 9WB

Employer's website

https://www.welsh-blood.org.uk/ (Opens in a new tab
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