Registered Biochemist - Band 6 - London

University College London Hospital NHS Trust – Registered Biochemist – Band 6

University College London Hospital (UCLH) NHS Trust are seeking an enthusiastic and qualified Registered Biochemist to join them on a temporary basis to support their Neuroimmunology & CSF Laboratory based at the world renowned National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in Queen Square London.

UCLH NHS Foundation Trust was one of the first Foundation Trusts in the UK. Offering a number of jobs, they are committed to delivering top-quality patient care, excellent education and world-class research. With this mission in mind, UCLH has worked with the local and global community to provide ever improving service which includes first class acute and specialist services throughout their six London sites.


  • You will be required to perform and interpret a wide range of specialist scientific and technical procedures and tests relating to the issue of results for blood, tissue or stem cell products.
  • You will be required to conduct automated and manual investigations in a microbiology reference laboratory, operating a range of complex and routine equipment, applying scientific, theoretical and practical knowledge expected of a Registered Biochemist.
  • You will be expected to perform additional role duties within the team.
  • You will be responsible for training other staff within the team on request.
  • You will be expected to meet service requirements and turnaround times of the Department.

Important Requirements:

  • Degree level qualification or equivalent.
  • Registration as a Biochemist with the Health and Care Professions Council.
  • At least 6 months NHS experience in the last 3 years.
  • A sufficiently developed knowledge and standard of Neuroimmunology/Biochemistry technique resulting in a high level of patient care.
  • Competent in basic laboratory techniques and troubleshooting.
  • Commitment to providing high-quality, professional, caring service to all patients.
  • Excellent administrative, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Experience of working as a team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Registered Biochemist who is seeking a challenging and rewarding role to work closely with the hospital’s clinical staff to ensure patients receive the most appropriate level of care, advice and information. The successful candidate will advance their skills by undertaking and assisting with various procedures and will facilitate effective communication between patients and clinical staff. If you are an experienced Registered Biochemist who is seeking a stimulating role in a busy hospital environment and have a caring approach with a commitment to aiding patients’ wellbeing, then this is the perfect opportunity for you!

Our Bank Staff Registered Biochemists are invaluable to us, so we provide the following advantages as a thank you for their dedication and commitment:

  • Priority of shifts over all agencies.
  • Guaranteed line of work.
  • Opportunity to work flexibly due to varying demands of the Trust.
  • Weekly salary.
  • Access to free Bank Partners Core Skills training.
  • Competitive pay.

Apply now for this superb opportunity by attaching your CV, and one of our recruitment team will be in contact with you shortly.

Bank Partners is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.