Basic Grade Medical Scientist (Blood Bank) Donegal, Ireland

  • Job Reference: 70263
  • Date Posted: 22 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Letterkenny
  • Salary: €33,929 to €57,426
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Basic Grade Medical Scientist (Blood Bank)

Head Hunt International is currently looking to recruit an ambitious, confident, and qualified Blook Transfusion Scientist

Contract: Permanent
Expected Start Date: As soon as possible
Salary Scale: €33,929 - €57,426

Eligibility Criteria:

Essential Criteria

Candidates must have at the latest date of application: -

1. Statutory Registration, Professional Qualifications, Experience, etc

Category A

Individuals who qualify on or after the 31st March 2019 must:

(a) Possess a qualification approved by the Medical Scientists Registration Board at CORU: See:

OR

(b)Hold a qualification recognised by the Medical Scientists Registration Board at CORU.

OR

(c) Submit proof to the HSE of their application for recognition of their qualifications from the Medical Scientists Registration Board at CORU by a date specified by the HSE. (HBS Recruit or other recruiting unit will specify this date, generally pre interview date).

AND

(d) Have the requisite knowledge and ability (including a high standard of suitability and professional ability) for the proper discharge of the duties of the office.

Category B

(i) Individuals who qualified before the 31st March 2019 and have not engaged in the practice of the profession in the Republic of Ireland must:

OR

(ii) Individuals who qualified before the 31st March 2019 and have been engaged in the practice of the profession for less than 2 years fulltime (or an aggregate of 2 years fulltime), in the Republic of Ireland between 31st March 2014 and 30th March 2019 must:

(a) Possess a qualification approved by the Medical Scientists Registration Board at CORU see

OR

(b) Hold a comparable qualification recognised by the Medical Scientists Registration Board at CORU.

OR

(c) Submit proof to the HSE of their application for recognition of their qualifications from the Medical Scientists Registration Board at CORU by a date specified by the HSE. (HBS Recruit or recruiting unit will specify this date, generally pre interview date).

OR

(d) Hold a qualification previously recognised by the Department of Health (An Roinn Slainte).

AND

(e) Have the requisite knowledge and ability (including a high standard of suitability and professional ability) for the proper discharge of the duties of the office.

Category C

Individuals who qualified before the 31st March 2019 and have been engaged in the practice of the profession in the Republic of Ireland for a minimum of 2 years fulltime (or an aggregate of 2 years fulltime), between 31st March 2014 and 30th March 2019 must:

(a) Hold a qualification recognised by the Medical Scientists Registration Board at CORU see

OR

(b) Hold a qualification previously recognised by the Department of Health (An Roinn Slainte).

AND

(c) Have the requisite knowledge and ability (including a high standard of suitability and professional ability) for the proper discharge of the duties of the office.

2. Registration on the Medical Scientists Register

Category A and category B
Appointees who subsequently fail to achieve the necessary registration on the Medical Scientists Register maintained by the Medical Scientists Registration Board at CORU cannot continue in the role of a Medical Scientist beyond the 30th March 2021.

Category C
Appointees must have applied for registration with CORU by the 30th March 2021 to continue in the role of a Medical Scientist beyond the 30th March 2021.

3. Annual registration
On appointment, practitioners must maintain live annual registration on the Medical Scientists Register maintained by the Medical Scientists Registration Board at CORU.

For more information about the above-mentioned post please email your CV to flaviaa@headhuntinternational.com or call Flavia on 00353 (0) 83 010 5894.