Biomedical Scientist

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and experienced Specialist Biomedical Scientist in Blood Sciences (specialising in Biochemistry) to join us to help our multi-site laboratory network in the visually stunning Highlands. Accredited to ISO15189 by UKAS as a 3-site Blood Sciences service we are looking to strengthen our existing network and then to integrate a fourth Highland site. You will be expected to work with support workers and Senior staff members as well as clinicians and management as a Specialist BMS (Biochemistry) whilst ensuring the day to day provision of a safe, effective and efficient blood science service across the network.  

You will be supported by experienced Quality Management and Clinical teams, along with dedicated support staff in a forward-thinking Blood Sciences Department.

Applications will be considered from candidates from a Multidisciplinary background that can demonstrate an appropriate skill in Biochemistry. All applicants must have HCPC registration. 

On-site accommodation is available depending on availability.

For informal enquiries or to arrange a visit to the department contact:  Mr. Jayant Patel (Biochemistry Team Manager) - telephone 01463 704118 or email Alternatively, you can contact the Blood Sciences Manager on 01463704113 or e-mail

Application Form and Job Description can be downloaded via our website or available from, and to be returned to the Employment Services Section, Assynt House, Beechwood Business Park, Inverness IV2 3BW or by emailing your name and address to  

Further details about working & living in Highland can be found here