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Principal Clinical Scientist / Quality Manager


Main area
Specialist Services
Part Time 15 hours per week
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Royal Devon and Exeter
£40,428-£48,514 p.a. pro rata
23/02/2018 23:59

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced, energetic, enthusiastic and highly motivated HCPC registered Clinical Scientist in Genetics to assume responsibility for the Molecular Genetics departmental quality management system as Quality Manager, in liaison with the Head of Department. The post-holder will ensure the proper running of the quality management system to maintain accreditation with the United Kingdom Accreditation service (UKAS). The post-holder will play a key role in the development and future direction of the genomic testing services offered by the department. The successful candidate will have extensive working knowledge of Quality Management, UKAS requirements, and the interpretation and application of ISO15189 standards within a Molecular Genetics service. They will be committed to patient-centred service provision through accurate and timely data analysis, interpretation and reporting of genomic information, with the highest quality of attention to detail, to ensure that patient results are delivered in a safe, efficient and innovative way. The post-holder will have excellent communication and organisational skills to ensure effective leadership and team-working, and ability to communicate complex information at an appropriate level to colleagues and service users.

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Dr. Sian Ellard 01392 408259

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Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
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01392 403936 or 403758

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