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Job Description

Are you a Biomedical Scientist seeking a new challenge? Do you have a passion for Haematology?

Service Care Solutions are working with University Hospitals of Derby & Burton NHS Foundation Trust to recruit a Band 6 Biomedical Scientist to support a The Haematology Team in the Derbyshire area. The successful candidate will primarily work and provide support with FBC and Coagulation analysis.

The contract duration is for 3 months with the likelihood of extension. This is a full-time placement with 37.5 hours available. Part-time applications of 3 Days or more will also be considered.

Shifts: Monday to Friday, 09:00 - 17:00

Location: Derbyshire

Pay: £25.00 p/h LTD

Bonus: £250 Sign-Up Bonus

Job Purpose - Band 6 Haematologist

Key Responsibilities:

  • Diagnostic Testing: Conduct haematological tests using Sysmex XN FBC and Werfen coagulation analysers.
  • Quality Control: Ensure accuracy of test results through strict quality control procedures and participate in audits.
  • Data Analysis: Analyse test results, report abnormalities, and communicate critical values to clinical teams.
  • Equipment Maintenance: Perform routine maintenance and troubleshooting of laboratory equipment.
  • Sample Management: Handle, label, and store patient samples according to protocols.
  • Record Keeping: Maintain detailed and accurate records of tests and update patient records and lab information systems.
  • Team Collaboration: Work with biomedical scientists, lab technicians, and clinicians, providing expert advice on test results.
  • Training: Engage in professional development and assist in training junior staff and students.
  • Health and Safety: Comply with health and safety regulations, using PPE and ensuring proper disposal of hazardous materials.


  • IBMS Accredited degree
  • HCPC Registration
  • Experience using Sysmex XN FBC analysers and Werfen coagulation analysers


  • Four weekly payroll runs
  • £250 training allowance
  • Excellent pay rates
  • Exceptional referral bonuses
  • Specialists mental health consultants offering single point of contact
  • Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
  • Ltd & PAYE payment options available
  • Nationwide provider of mental health staff to over 40 different NHS trusts offering mental health services and over 200 local authorities.
  • FREE DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services
  • FREE Occupational Health Check and Immunisations

Are you happy with your current agency? At SCS, we believe in rewarding your loyalty and hard-work!

  • £150 Agency Switch Bonus - Service Care Solutions will give you £150 for bringing your current contract to us.
  • £250 Welcome Bonus - We are offering a Welcome Bonus of £250, paid after completion of 150 hours in your new placement.
  • £750 Referral Bonus - Simply refer your friend. If they get the role, we'll give you up to £750.