Sign Out Manager (HCPC)

Location Plymouth
Discipline: Lab Management
Salary: £Up to £23.47 per hour
Contact name: Brenda Moore

Job ref: PLY567_1637840099
Published: 11 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

Fixed Term Contract

We're currently seeking a Sign Out Manager based in and around Plymouth to work within a state of the art, high output diagnostics laboratory environment as part of the UK's NHS Test and Trace programme, helping society's return to a more normal way of life.

Gain invaluable experience and exposure to some of the country's most highly skilled individuals in the scientific community and join a supportive environment where training and accreditation (where relevant) will be provided for this role.

What you can expect:

The post holder will interpret highly complex data to verify and confirm results for COVID 19 tests and sign out reports.

The analysis of Real Time PCR data generated by the clinical laboratory team to provide results of COVID 19 diagnosis.

To provide assurance to the Laboratory Senior Management team, through data analysis of the credibility of test results produced within the laboratory.

To assist the Laboratory Shift Manager & Lead Scientist in the management of the laboratory.

What we're looking for:

  • Scientific knowledge in molecular biology of infectious diseases/genetic disorders
  • An understanding of the meaning of results to enable authorisation and appropriate action in dealing with abnormal or unusual results
  • A working knowledge and practical application of the departments IT systems
  • Experience in a laboratory preferably in molecular or microbiology.
  • Team leadership skills
  • Computer literacy, with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word & Excel
  • Experience of UKAS ISO 15189 Accreditation, audit and management
  • Educated to BSc (Hons) in Biomedical Sciences or equivalent qualification acceptable to the Institute of Biomedical Sciences and the Health Professions Council for registration.
  • HCPC registration essential
  • Ideally with experience of q-PCR
  • Must have lab experience

In return:

You will receive a minimum 5-month contract


Working hours and shift times

4 days on, 4 days off, month off day shift (8am until 8pm), month of night shift (8pm until 8am).

Diversity at NHS Test and Trace
You will be joining a diverse and hugely welcoming team that reflects the communities we serve. We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and empowering them to contribute fully at work.

If you're ready for a new challenge and want to be part of the team delivering this essential lab work, please apply today

Please note: Impellam Group is working in partnership with NHS Test and Trace, so you will be employed on a fixed-term employment basis with an Employing Agency (either SRG, Medacs, Lorien or Blue Arrow) within Impellam Group, in line with contractual employment terms and conditions set out by the respective Employing Agency, and not directly employed by NHS Test and Trace.