Chief Medical Scientist

Blood Transfusion/Haematology

Published Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 at 18:30 pm

  • Cork

Chief Medical Scientist

Vacancy

 

Chief Medical Scientist

 

Blood Transfusion/Haematology

(Full time permanent post)

An opportunity has arisen in our Laboratory department for a full time Chief Medical Scientist to lead, in conjunction with the Laboratory Manager,  the development of a new Blood Transfusion laboratory and further develop the Haematology service. This is an excellent opportunity for candidates who have a keen interest in Leadership, Quality, Audit and Accreditation.

 

 The successful candidate will provide leadership eventually to a team of scientists in the Blood Transfusion and Haematology laboratory and be responsible for the provision of an efficient, effective accredited laboratory service for the patients of the Mater Private Cork.

 Candidate Requirements

  • Bachelor in Science (Applied Science) Honours degree (Biomedical option) or recognised equivalent qualification .
  • Fellow of or be eligible for Fellowship of the Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine.
  • Have at least 7 years experience in a medical laboratory since qualifying as a Medical Laboratory Scientist, two years of which were spent in a Senior post.
  • Experience of ISO 15189 laboratory accreditation is essential.
  • Experience of JCI Hospital accreditation is desirable.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

 

 

Applications should be made in writing or by e-mail by Friday May 31st 2019, to Evelyn Leonard, HR Department: Evelyn.Leonard@materprivate.ie

 

 

Mater Private, Cork is committed to a policy of equal opportunities.