Job offer available in Scotland Clinical Embryologist at University of Aberdeen

On a daily basis, the post holder must provide strategic scientific support for the Embryology Laboratory. The post holder 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 be or working towards HCPC State registration, and have completed ACE certification (or have equivalent experience). Laboratory experience should include 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. This is a full time post.

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.

Salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 6 salary scale (£32,548 – £38,833 per annum) with negotiations dependant on qualifications and experience.

This post is available for a period of 12 months.

For further information on various staff benefits and policies please visit www.abdn.ac.uk/staffnet/working-here

Informal enquires may be made to David Welsh (Tel: 01224 551974; email: d.welsh@abdn.ac.uk), or Alison McTavish (Tel: 01224 554482; email a.r.mctavish@abdn.ac.uk).

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.

Job Reference Number: ARU010A

Online application forms are available at www.abdn.ac.uk/jobs

The closing date for the receipt of formal application is 5 September 2018

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