Band 6 Biomedical Scientist

Medacs Professionals Jobs
£20 - £24.90/hour Depending on experience
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Band 6 Biomedical Scientist
Location: Liverpool
Salary : £17.00 - £20.00 limited per hour depending on experience
Length: 3 Months with the possibility of extension

Are you an experienced Biomedical Scientist looking to utilise your skills in a role that truly challenges you? Are you wanting to build and expand your career? Perhaps you are bored of the day to day drudgery of your current role and you're looking for a new opportunity.

Using your skills as Biomedical Scientist, you'lll be specialising in histopathology and will participate in the routine work of the main histology laboratory in accordance with departmental protocols.

Main duties will include:

* Receive specimens into the department ensuring correct patient identification and accessioning.
* Assist the pathologist during cut-up.
* To undertake biopsy cut-up with responsibility for sample preparation.
* Store specimens safely and appropriately prior to and after processing.
* To embed processed surgical and post mortem material ensuring correct orientation.
* Microtomy - simple sectioning of large blocks, sectioning levels from biopsy material, serial sectioning of material and macroscopic quality control of sections produced.
* Initial quality control checks.
* Preparation of staining solutions and reagents.
* Safe disposal of a range of hazardous and non-hazardous laboratory waste i.e. paper, chemicals, glass, human tissues.

What we want from you:

* HCPC registration.
* Approved degree.
* IBMS Specialist diploma in histopathology.
* Demostrable relevant post registration experience in histopathology laboratory.
* In depth specialist knowledge of histology.

What we can offer in return:

* A recruitment consultant, compliance officer and payroll administrator dedicated to making sure you are looked after supported and have regular communications throughout the entire role.
* Confirmed booking durations with Rates and Rotas agreed in advance of booking.
* Weekly payroll.
* Access to all available bookings and can balance your availability to match roles that meet your needs.
* Opportunities to Permanent Recruitment Roles new to market.
* Suitable Clinical supervision and Appraisal management.

To find out more get in touch with Andrew Parker on (Apply online only)