NHS Lothian is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce, and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best.
To this end, NHS Lothian welcomes applications from all sections of society.
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**Please note: we anticipate a high level of interest in this position and may close the vacancy early once a sufficient amount of applications are received. Therefore, please make sure you complete and submit your application at an early stage**
This is an opportunity to work in the busy Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh in the laboratories supporting research work on COVID and other projects. The post would suit an enthusiastic, well organised and highly motivated individual. As part of a team, you will be involved in many highly skilled procedures and specialist testing. This will include blood tests and extraction and real-time PCR. In addition, you will be expected to participate in several off bench duties.
Laboratory experience is essential. You should have excellent IT skills and have a relevant Foundation degree, an HND in Biological Science, or NVQ4.
Working hours are 37.5 per week, which includes flexible working.
For further information on what is included in the role and what skills/experience are being looked for, click on the links at the bottom of the screen to the job description and person specification. If after reading this information you have any questions, please contact Kate Templeton onor