Biomedical Support Worker

University Hospital Southampton

Job overview

The pre-analytical section in Laboratory Medicine is looking for a team of dedicated, enthusiastic people to join our team of Biomedical support workers.

Our Biomedical support workers are a core part of the team providing on-going support to patients and clinical staff.

No previous experience is required, as full training is provided.


The department operates between 8am and 8pm, 7 days a week (including weekends and bank holidays)We are looking for individuals to work on a part time basis mainly Monday to Friday covering the later part of the 8am to 8pm shift. Part time hours available are Monday to Friday, 15 hours, 19.5 hours, and 25 hours.  

This will include working some weekends and Bank holidays.

Please contact the panel for more information about this if required.

We offer a service to UHS, GPs in the local area and to other hospitals throughout the UK. We are a regional, supra-regional and national specialist service provider. Each pathology department works closely together and with our service users to provide excellent service to our patients.

Please note:

Unfortunately, we are unable to fulfil requests to complete IBMS portfolios in the particular role.

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What we can offer you

As one of the largest acute teaching Trusts in England, we offer learning and development opportunities to help you achieve the career you aspire to. UHS is rated ‘Good’ by the CQC and in the latest national NHS Staff Survey, we were in the top 10 acute trusts for staff engagement and for staff recommending the hospital as a place to work or receive care. 

All non-clinical roles may involve a mixture of on site and remote working, Specific details and flexible working options can be discussed as part of the interview process. UHS employees are able to access a range of NHS discounts, are entitled to a minimum of 35 days paid holiday (pro rata), and we offer a generous pension scheme.

Southampton is an attractive place to live and work situated on the south coast, with an international airport and direct trains to London. The New Forest National Park and beaches of the Jurassic coast are also right on our doorstep. The city offers living costs 20% lower than London and 14 schools rated outstanding by Ofsted.

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