Associate Practitioner Haematology - Band 4 - Bristol

North Bristol NHS Trust
Bristol (City Centre)
£19,409 - £22,683/Year
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Main area
Haematology & Blood TransfusionGrade
Band 4Contract
37.5 hours per weekJob ref

£19,409 - £22,683 per annumClosing
04/12/2017 23:59

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Applications are invited from enthusiastic individuals for a band 4 Associate Practitioner post in Haematology and Blood Transfusion.
The department provides a routine and specialist Haematology and Transfusion testing service to all inpatient, outpatient and GP surgeries in the North Bristol area.
The successful candidate will be working in Automated Haematology, Specialist Haematology and Blood Transfusion on a rotational basis.
The post holder will be expected to participate in the department’s 24/7 service.

The department is housed in a modern, purpose built laboratory and the successful candidate would be joining a busy but friendly team.
You will be working for the largest Trust in the SW Region that provides medical, surgical and maternity care for a population of approximately half a million people in the North Bristol, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset areas. In May 2014 the Trust relocated the majority of its acute services to the Brunel Building, one of the most advanced hospitals in Europe offering exemplary care in a beautiful and purpose built environment, designed with the patients privacy and dignity in mind.
Severn Pathology's aim is to provide a best in class, high quality, innovative, value for money pathology service that serves the needs of the healthcare market in the South West region and beyond.

North Bristol NHS Trust is located within one of the most vibrant cities in the UK. Voted the best city to live in 2014, Bristol is famous for its year-round festivals, award-winning cycle tracks, exceptional gastronomy, stunning cityscapes and awe-inspiring street art.

If you apply for this vacancy and have not received a communication from this Trust within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.Please note that this Trust does not reimburse travel expenses relating to interview attendance.If you feel you meet the requirements of the Disability Act / Two Ticks scheme and require further support/advice, please contact us on tel 0117 414 1151.This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant(s) will normally commence at the minimum of the scale unless they have previous NHS service at the same band. Progression through the scale is by annual increments.
Staff identify as 'At Risk' and who meet the essential shortlisting criteria of the post will be prioritised. Priority will be given to North Bristol NHS Trust employees in the first instance.

Please note that stringent pre-employment checks are undertaken on all successful applicants prior to commencement in post. Please refer to the ‘Information for Prospective Employees’ attachment for information relating to DBS charges.