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Clinical Scientist

NHS AfC: Band 7

Main area
Health Care Science
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
282-SA4909
Employer
Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
The Royal Marsden Hospital
Town
Sutton
Salary
£36,224 - £46,315 pa inc
Closing
Today at 23:59

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Clinical Scientist, with good interpersonal skills and a committed team member to join the Clinical Genomics department.

Cytogenetics is part of the Clinical Genomics Department bringing together cytogenetics, translational science and molecular diagnostics and is one of the few specialised clinical genomics laboratories of cancer in Europe. The laboratory provides a diagnostic cytogenetics service for haematological malignancy and solid tumours for several NHS Trusts and Cancer Networks, as well as participating in clinical trials.

The major focus of the role will be in performing analysis of acquired genetic aberrations by G-band karyotyping and FISH. Attention to detail is essential and the post holder must be able to work to high standards, following defined protocols and assist in the production of accurate & high quality analytical results for the diagnosis and treatment of patients.

The successful applicant will have a degree in a relevant science subject and have experience working in a cytogenetics laboratory and be HCPC registered as a Clinical Scientist.

The Trust encourages and supports continuing professional and personal development and Pathology runs a CPD Club. Staff benefits include child care facilities, some accommodation, car parking at Sutton and various sports and social activities.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Julie Howard-Reeves, Head of Cytogenetics on julie.howard-reeves@rmh.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Recruitment Support Team
Telephone
01629 690825