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Band 2
4 months (Fixed Term)
Part time: 20 hours per week (20 hours per week)
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Airedale NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Airedale General Hospital
£18,005 - £19,337 pro rata per annum
Salary period
06/12/2020 23:59

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Phlebotomist (Band 2)

Band 2

We are always looking for enterprising and innovative approaches to the way we provide our services. We are a national centre for telemedicine and introduced telehealth to the UK offender healthcare sector and also provide the service to patients in their care homes. Community matters to us and we are supported by 400 dedicated volunteers and have strong links with Bradford University, Craven College and Leeds City College to ensure we inspire the workforce of the future.

We want to attract staff who embrace our ‘Right Care’ behaviours of compassion, a commitment to quality of care and working together for patients – we want to make these part of our DNA.

Phlebotomist (Band 2)

 4 x Fixed Term Contract until April 2021

20 hours per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Pathology Department at Airedale General Hospital for 4 Fixed Term Contract Phlebotomists.


Previous phlebotomy healthcare experience is essential.


Our staff surveys tell us that we are one of the best Trusts to work for in the country. Staff benefits include a children's day nursery, subsidised restaurant facilities, cyber cafe and discounts at local leisure facilities.

The main duties will be to collect blood samples from patients on the hospital wards, in clinics, outpatient departments and various sites in the community.

We are looking for an individual with a positive can-do attitude, who demonstrates this through commitment to the role, passion for patient care and who enjoys both working as part of a team and on your own when the situation requires it. Applicants must be reliable, flexible and be able to work effectively under pressure with excellent communication skills and a good command of the English language.

Working hours will Monday-Sunday, between the hours of 08.15 and 18.00 depending on the needs of the service. Flexibility in working hours may be required, sometimes at short notice to respond to changes in service demands.

Rotational bank holiday working will also be required.

Weekends and Bank holidays will receive an additional payment.


We reserve the right to close this advertisement early should sufficient suitable candidates apply.

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Louise Halliday
Additional information

Further information can be obtained by contacting

Louise Halliday ( on 01535 293455

Blood Sciences Pre-analytics Manager