Information for Employers
This section includes useful information for employers and departments considering a HSST trainee.
The HSST programme is a five-year workplace-based training programme that offers a fantastic opportunity for clinical scientists to train and become eligible to apply for available consultant clinical scientists posts.
What you need to know when employing a trainee on the Higher Specialist Scientist Training programme.
Information and guidance for employers who are managing a HSST trainee.
Departments seeking to host a clinical scientist at HSST will have a previous track record of training in the specialism and staff operating at a consultant level to support delivery and mentorship of the trainee.
To support your Higher Specialist Scientist Training, a training allowance will be provided for each of the 5 years of the HSST programme.
This section contains useful resources for employers of a HSST trainee.
Here you will find important documents relating to the HSST programme.
HSST Train the Trainer
This section includes information and guidance for your HSST Supervisor / Training Officer.