Biomedical Scientist - Cornwall - COVID 19

Posted 08 July 2021
Salary£20 - £24 per hour
LocationCornwall, England
Job type Temporary
DisciplineBiomedical Science Jobs, Microbiology
Reference30174
Contact NameMAXXIMA BIO

Job description

Maxxima are currently recruiting for a HCPC registered biomedical scientists to fill a COVID 19 related role in Cornwall. 

Working at an NHS Lighthouse Laboratory, this will be a small set up, with only 8 people per shift, processing around 300 samples per day.

ACCOMMODATION: Candidates are expected to source own accommodation which the trust will reimburse to the cost of £900pcm. Short term hospital accommodation may be available to help candidates get started however this is basic and is only a short term solution until candidates find a suitable living arrangement.


The successful candidates will be experienced in microbiology, virology and/ or pathology. The roles operates on a shift pattern with uplifts in place for any out of hours work.


The pay rate for this biomedical scientist role is £20 to £24 p/h depending on experience.

Requirements of this biomedical scientist vacancy:
  • HCPC Registration
  • Experience within a microbiology, virology or pathology clinical diagnostic laboratory.
  • Significant experience of 2 years post registration working in a hospital laboratory as a Band 6 member of staff.
  • Understanding and implementing the requirements of ISO 15189
  • Extensive specialist knowledge. 
  • Be flexible to work night shifts after a training period.

If you are interested in this biomedical scientist vacancy, please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the biomedical science team today on 02077498282 – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?

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