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Biomedical Scientist

Band 5

Main area
Clinical Microbiology
Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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Royal Cornwall Hospital
£23,023 to £29,608 pa
23/10/2018 23:59




The Royal Cornwall hospital is the sole provider of pathology services for Cornwall and is currently looking for 2 motivated, full time (37.5 hours) band 5/6 (depending on experience) to become part of our team in the busy, professional and friendly Microbiology department

The department of Microbiology is currently split in to two main sections, Bacteriology and Virology/Molecular.  Experience in the use of BD FX blood culture system, IQ Sprint urine analysers, Vitek, BMX BactAlert TB system, Malditof MS and a variety of molecular assays would be advantageous; together with working to UKAS accreditation standards.

As a Band 5/6, you will be expected to participate in the current rota system covering an extended working day and participation in the on-call rota. The department’s working pattern is currently under review and will move to 7 day working by the end of the year.

Further training is encouraged and supported. The position offers the opportunity to become a valued member of our friendly team in a county renowned for its beaches and stunning scenery.


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Further details / informal visits contact

Debbie Wadham- Senior Biomedical Scientist, 01872 254900