|Papworth Main Grade|
Main Grade / Senior Clinical Perfusion Scientist
Salary : £31,696 - £48,514 (dependent on experience and with opportunities to enhance)
Cambridge Perfusion Services, the U.Kís largest private Perfusion provider, is pleased to announce opportunities to join the team at itís prestigious contract, Royal Papworth Hospital. Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is the UKís largest Cardiothoracic unit performing in excess of 2,200 cases per year and the countryís main heart and lung transplant centre. In 2017 the hospital received a royal title following approval from Her Majesty the Queen in recognition of its pioneering history and continued commitment to developing treatments of the future.
Our perfusion department is relocating with Royal Papworth Hospital to itís custom-built facility, situated on the world class Cambridge Biomedical Campus, in September 2018. The campus is situated within a couple of miles of the city centre and Cambridge offers many attractions from a wide range of pubs and restaurants to a vibrant historical city with live performance venues and several fairs and festivals.
Due to expansion of the service, Cambridge Perfusion Services have opportunities for Main or Senior grade Perfusionists to join the team. We work a 37.5 hour week, on a flexible rota, with a night shift and on-call commitment as we fulfil N+1 24/7. You will be expected to deliver a high standard of patient care, in a dynamic environment, and be an integral part of the hospital wide service we deliver.
Our department is progressive and delivers the complete range of adult cardio-thoracic procedures, using the very latest techniques and equipment. Royal Papworth Hospital is a world leader in transplants, VADs and ECMO and as their perfusion team we have a unique involvement. Previous experience of a wide range of perfusion techniques is desirable, however comprehensive training will be provided by our teaching team.
CPS is at the forefront of research and the successful applicant would be encouraged to be involved in our extensive portfolio. As a private company we are able to offer full benefits programme, flexible working and a generous pension along with locum opportunities. It is essential you are accredited by the College of Clinical Perfusion Scientists and hold a full driving licence.
For more information and to arrange an informal visit to the department please contact:
Nick Maggs, Chief Perfusionist