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Band 3 Healthcare Science Assistant – Foyle

Posted 2 weeks ago

First Choice have a unique opportunity for an experienced Healthcare Laboratory Assistant to work alongside our well established public client in the Foyle Area. This post will operate on a 12-hour shift pattern: 4 days one week, 3 days the next. We offer a very attractive pay rate of £10.40/hr-£17.57/hr.

What The Job Entails:

  • Performing routine analytical procedures
  • Undertake manual laboratory tests
  • Support all Pathology departments – e.g. providing samples for analysis.
  • Prioritise and manage own work
  • Prioritise, record and package samples for referral
  • Operate, monitor and maintain equipment
  • Provide verbal reports on results

What We Need From You:

  • 5 GCSEs or equivalent. including English and one science subject or equivalent, (Grade A-C) or
  • 2 years relevant laboratory experience working in a hospital lab and hold the IBMS Certificate of achievement or be willing to complete this.

What We Would Like From You:

  • Health and Safety awareness of medical laboratories
  • Computer skills
  • Good interpersonal and team working skills
  • Confidentiality

What We Will Offer You:

  • £10.40 per hour Monday – Friday (overtime rates for weekend shifts)
  • A minimum of 28 days paid holiday’s (pro rata)
  • Inclusion into our company pension scheme
  • Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses

Band 3 Healthcare Science Assistant – Foyle

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