Scientist Training Programme – Trainee Clinical Scientist advert

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Salary AfC Band 6 plus location allowance where applicable; 3 year full time training.


Healthcare science is one of the most exciting and dynamic areas to work in. Join a unique team who are inspired to apply their exceptional scientific knowledge and skills to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease and the rehabilitation of patients.

Excellent training opportunities are offered within the Scientist Training Programme (STP) which is a national postgraduate training programme located in hospitals and health services throughout England. This is a 3 year postgraduate programme and successful candidates will be employed by an NHS trust or other healthcare provider for the duration of their training. Trainees are also enrolled for a fully funded part-time vocational master’s degree in their chosen specialty.

Posts are normally available within one of the following areas:

Life Sciences Andrology
Cancer Genomics
Clinical Biochemistry
Clinical Bioinformatics Genomics
Clinical Immunology
Clinical Microbiology
Genomic Counselling
Haematology and Transfusion Science
Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics
Physical Sciences Clinical Engineering
Clinical Informatics
Clinical Scientific Computing
Imaging with non-Ionising Radiation
Medical Physics
Nuclear Medicine
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Radiation Safety and Diagnostic Radiology
Radiotherapy Physics
Reconstructive Science
Physiological Sciences Audiology
Cardiac Science
Critical Care Science
Gastrointestinal Physiology
Ophthalmic and Vision Sciences
Respiratory and Sleep Science
Urodynamic Science
Vascular Science

Posts due to start in September 2024

Click this link for information on applying to the programme, the opportunities available and details of the qualifications and experience you need. You will also find details of all important application deadlines and dates on the website.

For information about the specialties and careers in healthcare science, please visit the Health Careers website.

Last updated on 4th January 2024