Chief Biomedical Scientist – Biochemistry

Isle of Man
£52,906 to £65,305 Band 8B
18 May 2018
18 Jun 2018
DOH& - 007091
Contract Type
Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Manager to lead the Isle of Man Biochemistry services based at Noble’s Hospital.

Why join us in the Isle of Man?

  • Modern well-equipped hospital
  • Excellent air and sea links to the United Kingdom
  • Basic Rate of income tax 10%, maximum rate of 20%
  • High rates of personal allowances
  • High quality of family life and individual life
  • Excellent education
  • Superb countryside and leisure facilities
  • Attractive relocation package
  • Cost of living benefits - low cost insurance etc
  • No compulsory shift patterns

We are looking for highly qualified, experienced and motivated scientist to join the team in this beautiful island setting.

This is a great opportunity for a dynamic and forward-thinking Biomedical Sciences manager who would like to develop their career further as the most senior leader for Biochemistry services on the Island.

You will shape the strategic direction for the service and will have operational responsibility for managing this small department.

As a member of the Pathology management team you will be responsible to the Pathology Manager, but will also work closely with the Clinical Director and Heads of Service of the other Pathology specialties.

Your ability and experience of driving and successfully achieving change will enable you to provide the leadership and strategic direction required to bring together our teams in the delivery of a patient-focused, cost-effective and high-quality service.

You will hold a relevant professional registration and will have successfully managed within an acute NHS setting. You should have the ability to be creative and innovative to generate opportunities for the service, be able to demonstrate a solid understanding of commercial and business principles and have experience of involvement with strategic planning processes.

You will be responsible for providing an efficient and accurate, quality assured diagnostic laboratory service to all users, facilitating staff training and developments, ensuring relevant competencies are achieved to meet service requirements and turnaround times.

In the Isle of Man Public Service we believe the benefits we offer our employees are important; from financial benefits to your Wellbeing and Development, we have a lot to offer. Developing our team to be the best they can be is important to us and we actively support your own personal career goals, aspirations and development.

Those living on the Island, benefit from great lifestyle opportunities, open spaces, a safe environment, great education and a real sense of community. There are numerous events, clubs and societies in almost everything you can imagine, from cycling to sailing and kayaking to horse riding. Isle of Man residents benefit from lower tax rates than a lot of countries in the EU and a simpler, more efficient system of calculation.

For further information about living in the Isle of Man and the Island’s lifestyle visit

More details of the duties of the post can be obtained from Stephen Doyle on 01624 650642.

Interested Applicants can find out more information about the post and apply via the link below.