University of Aberdeen
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN
CLINICAL EMBRYOLOGIST (Maternity cover – one year)
On a daily basis, you must provide strategic scientific support for the Embryology Laboratory. You must also provide clinical and intellectual support to embryology staff within the legislation of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology (HFE) Act and the HFE Authority Code of Practice whilst maintaining professional registration with the Association of Clinical Embryologists (ACE).
Applicants should have or be working towards HCPC State registration and have completed ACE certification (or have equivalent experience). Laboratory experience should include all routine Embryological duties, ICSI and cryopreservation techniques including vitrification. The post holder will also be expected to keep abreast of recent scientific and other developments in assisted reproduction techniques, including any new legislation that may affect laboratory operation, and ensure compliance with new legislation.
Active research programmes exist in reproductive medicine and as such, you should have a demonstrable interest in research. All research will comply with Aberdeen University Guidelines on Research Governance.
As this post is to cover a period of maternity leave it will be available for 12months.
Salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 6 (£32,004 - £38,184 per annum) salary scale with negotiations dependant on qualifications and experience.
This post does not meet the minimum requirements as issued by UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) to qualify for an employer-sponsored visa. We are therefore unable to consider applications from candidates for this post who require sponsorship to work in the UK.
To apply online for this position visit www.abdn.ac.uk/jobs
Job Reference Number: ARU007A
The closing date for the receipt of formal application is 1 June 2017.
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