Medical Laboratory Assistant (Data Entry)

  • Part time
  • Full time
  • Taunton, Somerset
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • October 25, 2020
  • £ Not disclosed

Synlab are recruiting for a Medical Laboratory Assistant (Data Entry) in Taunton.

Would you like to be part of a newly designed high throughput Molecular Unit situated within a covid-secure state-of-the-art laboratory, in the heart of Somerset, which offers customer centric medical excellence?

iPP is open to flexible working and also offers enhanced leave options, contributory pension scheme as well as access to MySYNLAB Benefits which gives you access to a great range of discounts on: travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending.

At the heart of the West Country, Somerset is a destination of dramatic coastline, seaside resorts, epic English countryside, and historic places.  Taunton is Somerset’s lively County Town which will provide you with a genuine and special Somerset experience.  Taunton offers a fantastic mix of shops, restaurants and leisure facilities, with the added benefit of excellent transport links with the M5, A303 and the Paddington-Penzance rail line.

Our teams are fundamental to the principle of making a positive difference to healthcare and you will receive regular training and coaching to develop your skills and to support you in your working life.  In addition, to enable you to broaden your experience and increase the depth of your knowledge, thus improving your career potential, we train our scientific and support staff to work in a multi-disciplinary environment and facilitate the rotation of staff amongst key laboratory areas.

Integrated Pathology Partnerships (iPP) is a wholly owned subsidiary of SYNLAB, the European leader in delivery of high-quality pathology testing and imaging services.

Our Laboratory holds ISO15189 UKAS accreditation and is an HCPC approved training laboratory.  We take a leading technological approach with a state-of-the-art automated track and analytical systems in Blood Sciences, Kiestra TLA in Microbiology and Digital slide scanning and Cerebro Tracking system in Histology.

We are currently seeking enthusiastic, self-motivated individuals with an interest in Pathology to support sample preparation and data entry, who can offer:

  • GCSE’s in Maths and English
  • Good degree of accuracy and numeracy

The successful candidate(s) dependent on experience would operate within our Hub laboratory in Taunton.  The Unit will initially operate from 8am – 8pm, although some night working may be required.  As the Unit develops there will be a requirement for a full 24/7 roster.

We reserve the right to close any adverts once we have received a sufficient number of applications.  If you decide to apply for this post but do not hear back from us within two weeks of your application, please assume that you have not been short-listed on this occasion.

iPP is a committed equal opportunities employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of any status or condition protected by applicable UK employment law.     

Applicants must currently have permission to work in the UK.

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