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Biomedical Scientist

Band 5/6

Main area
Band 5/6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week following shift rotation
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Royal Glamorgan Hospital
£23,023 to £36,644 per annum
25/10/2018 23:59

Cwm Taf Cares

Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.

We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.

For more information about life in Cwm Taf, please visit our page.

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.


Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.


Applications are invited from suitably qualified Biomedical Scientists to join our team in our friendly, well equipped Microbiology service based at Royal Glamorgan Hospital in Llantrisant
The department has achieved UKAS accreditation to ISO 15189 and is an IBMS approved training laboratory.

This is a permanent full time position based in within the Microbiology Laboratory.
The post will involve working shifts including nights.
The laboratory is currently equipped with Biomerieux, Bruker, Beckman and Launch equipment but there is an ongoing procurement for an pan Pathology MSC in progress.

Applicants should be registered as a Biomedical Scientist with the Health Professions Council but candidates with IBMS accredited degrees may also be considered for appointment as a trainee.

Staff development is a priority for us and all staff are encouraged to study for further qualifications such as the IBMS specialist diploma.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply

Closing date: 25th October 2018

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Alexandra Thomas 01443443346

Alison King 01443443074