Band 5 BMS

Posted 14 October 2021
Salary£18 - £20 per hour
Job type Temporary
DisciplineBiomedical Science JobsMicrobiology

Job description

  • To work as part of the laboratory team, providing a high-quality SARS CoV-2 sequencing service in order to provide patients with the highest level of diagnosis and treatment.
  • When required to support the delivery of SARS CoV-2 genotyping, delivered in collaboration with Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust
  • To provide expert technical support for the specialist work undertaken within the laboratory in accordance with UKHSA and laboratory policies and procedures
  • To assist in the supervision and training of trainee BMSs or HSSWs.
  • The post holder would be expected to assist in any UKHSA coordinated response or activity of a national/international nature, e.g. a Bioterrorism incident or a major disease outbreak.
  • To participate in the provision of out-of-hours services.
  • To provide support to the Leeds UKHSA CDRN laboratory when required