Senior Medical Scientist in Haematology/Blood Transfusion

Duration of Post

Permanent

Campaign Reference

146636

Closing Date

13th October 2022

Purpose of the Role:

  • Will work primarily at Senior Medical Scientist level in Blood transfusion or Haematology (dependent on their experience/expertise). However as the departments have a shared staff will be required to train and work across both disciplines to satisfy rostering arrangements.
  • Assist in implementing a clinical laboratory service that supports the clinical needs of the patients.
  • Support the implementation of a ‘quality management’ programme which is patient centred and which measures and audits performance and client satisfaction.
  • Assist in training and leading a team of skilled staff, creating and promoting healthy working relationships.
  • Identify and implement operational processes to the standard of best practice in order to optimise use of resources.
  • Participate on the on call roster.

Essential Criteria:

  • 4 Years Post Graduation experience working as a Medical Scientist.
  • Bachelor in Science (Applied Science) Honours degree (Biomedical option) from the Technological University  of Dublin, Grangegorman (A) or;
  • Bachelor in Science Honours degree in Biomedical Science from the Joint University College Cork – Cork Institute of Technology course (B) or;
  • Diploma in Medical Laboratory Sciences of the Dublin Institute of Technology, Kevin Street or the Cork Institute of Technology awarded prior to 1994 (C) or;
  • Possess Certificate in Medical Laboratory Sciences of the Dublin Institute of Technology, Kevin Street or Cork Institute of Technology or the Galway/ Mayo Institute of Technology (awarded prior to 1997) (C) or;
  • A recognised qualification at least equivalent to (A) (B) or (C) above.
  • A postgraduate degree in the field of Medical Laboratory Science or;
  • Have attained the fellowship examination of the Institute of Biomedical Sciences
  • Be registered with CORU by 31st March 2021.
  • Applicants who qualified outside Ireland must provide evidence from CORU Medical Scientist Registration Board that their qualifications have been approved for Medical Scientist and meet criteria for recognition including CORU Application Reference number.

How to Apply & Informal Enquiries:

* Please note that you must submit a cover letter with your CV, this forms part of your application and CV’s will not be accepted without a detailed cover letter.

Please click here for a copy of the job description for this post.

The closing date for submissions of CV’s and letter of application is Thursday 13th October 2022 by 5pm.  Applications must be completed through the advertised post on CHI.jobs by clicking ‘Apply for Job’.

Applications will not be accepted through direct email or any other method.

For informal enquiries for this specialty/department, please contact: Karen Foley CMS, Haematology, karen.foley@cuh.ie, (01) 878 4268.

For other queries relating to this recruitment process, please contact: recruitment@nchg.ie.  

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CHI provides a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs through your work life and beyond:

  • Excellent Annual Leave entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Monthly Health & Wellbeing Activities
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Access to excellent public transport at all CHI sites
  • Bike to Work
  • Tax Saver Travel Scheme
  • On-site Banking
  • Choirs/Musical Society
  • Running Clubs/ Walking Groups
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lunch and Learns

CHI provides a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs through your work life and beyond:

  • Excellent Annual Leave entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Monthly Health & Wellbeing Activities
  • Access to first-rate postgraduate programmes/Educational Assistance
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Access to excellent public transport at all CHI sites
  • Bike to Work
  • Tax Saver Travel Scheme
  • On-site Banking
  • Choirs/Musical Society
  • Running Clubs/ Walking Groups
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lunch and Learns