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Description: From NHS National Services Scotland - Bone & Tissues (Sub-Dept)
SNBTS Manufacturing (Dir) ,SNBTS (Div/CHP)
Fantastic Opportunity to work for NHS National Services Scotland
As a vital part of NHS Scotland, NHS National Services Scotland’s purpose is to support Scotland’s Health. We do this by providing a range of specialised support services that enable NHS Boards to focus their efforts on health improvement and delivering world class patient care.
The core purpose of the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service is to meet the transfusion needs of patients in Scotland. In support of this, the SNBTS Tissues, Cells and Advanced Therapeutics (TCAT) Directorate is committed to a programme that will enhance the service provided to NHS Scotland in both clinical and operational areas. SNBTS also undertakes research and development which is designed to support the strategic and operational priorities of the organisation, achieve high quality and impact and add value to broader NHS and Governmental objectives.
This is an exciting opportunity to join the SNBTS TCAT Directorate as a Production Manager with specific responsibility for the GMP manufacture of a range of tissue products including heart valves, tendons and bone. The successful candidate for this new post will also be integral to the efficient running of the new cleanroom suite at the Jack Copland Centre. The post holder will have a variety of responsibilities including budgetary management, delivering internal and external projects to strict timelines, and line management of production staff.
The successful candidate must be educated to degree level with a relevant postgraduate qualification or equivalent competence/experience. In addition, the post holder must have demonstrable experience resulting in specialist knowledge of a range of procedures and processes in the GMP manufacture of tissue and/or cellular therapy/ATMP products. Experience in supervision/management and the ability to motivate an interdisciplinary manufacturing team in order to deliver a complex clinical service is also essential.
Ourbenefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.
For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Dr Neil McGowan, Head of TCAT Manufacturing on or.
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Closingdate for completed applications is Thursday 18th April 2019.
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NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies
Added on: 17/04/2019
Listed Until: 29/05/2019
Location: Riccarton, United Kingdom
Structure: permanent, full time Up to 40 hours
Package: GBP £45446
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