An exciting opportunity for an Associate Practitioner has arisen within the Biochemistry Department at The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital.
We are looking for a highly motivated enthusiastic individual, with experience of the automated systems used in Biochemistry Laboratories. You must be able to prioritise and work on your own initiative with minimal supervision and be capable of working accurately and efficiently under pressure.
As an Associate Practitioner you will assist in the provision of a diagnostic service and will support the Biomedical Scientists in preparation, operation, monitoring and maintenance of complex laboratory equipment. You will also be expected to participate in the provision of an out of hours cover if required .
Candidates should hold either a Foundation degree in Health Sciences, a HNC/ HND in an Applied Biological Science or an Equivalent qualification (or higher), in a relevant science based subject.
Previous experience in an NHS clinical laboratory or in analytical techniques is essential.
The post is based at The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, although candidates may be required to cover across sites.