Donor Carer
Aberdeen & North-East Scotland Blood Donor Centre

Job reference: 004149

Location: Aberdeen & North-East Scotland Blood Donor Centre

Job closing date: 03/09/2019

Job posted date: 20/08/2019

Salary: Band 3 (£19,945 - £21,947)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery

Hours of work: 14

Department: BTS Donor Services (Sub-Dept)

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS National Services Scotland

(A Division of the NHS National Services Scotland)

As a major division within the NHS National Services Scotland, the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS) plays a vital role not only in the health of the people of Scotland but also on an international scale – through our leading position in new product development, biomedical research and donor services.  Our goal is to maintain the highest standards to patient care whilst remaining internationally competitive.

DONOR CARER Whole Blood    
Part time: 14.00 hours per week

We are looking for a donor carer to join our existing team of staff who provide a high standard of care to our donors.  You should be friendly, enjoy meeting people and be willing to work as part of a team.

The position is within Donor Services Blood Collection Team is based in Aberdeen; however extensive travel throughout the region is required. You must be flexible, and willing to work variable hours. Hours will include occasional Sundays and regular late evenings.

Knowledge of health care or other customer focused environments is essential. Standard keyboard skills are essential as are good communication, organisational and interpersonal skills.

The successful candidate must comply with the Mandatory Induction Standards for Healthcare Support Workers in Scotland 2009; and with the Code of Conduct for Healthcare Support Workers.

Our benefits 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 regarding this posts please contact Shona Reid, Senior Nurse Manager on 01224 812444 or 07964246898

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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


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