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Job Title: Level 3 Apprentice - Laboratory Technician
Salary: £19,978 per annum
Are you a passionate about Science and ready to learn more? We're looking for you!
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and talented member of staff to join our growing Health Sciences team at Harlow College. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills while supporting and inspiring the next generation by working in Further Education. Working in a vibrant and positive learning environment, you will play a key role in supporting the teaching of practical activities in our Science Laboratories and working on small scale commercial activities linking teaching to industry directly.
The College was lucky enough to achieve an Institute of Technology status in 2022 with the aim of providing level 4 and 5 level STEM based provision for our local community. In September 2023 our new IOT building opening to include a brand-new science lab, totalling our science labs to seven across the campus. With a growth in science-based courses, higher level provision and additional labs, we are now seeking an apprentice technician to support this growth.
The technician role includes supporting teachers with delivery of lessons, whether that be setting up equipment, working with learners individually or completing demonstrations. You will be responsible for maintaining equipment and supporting science teachers in the laboratories; contributing to a professional and efficient working environment.
You must have a Level 2 science qualification and GCSE Maths and English (or equivalent). Some industry experience is preferred but not essential as is a Level 3 Science qualification. As part of the role, you will be studying to complete a Level 3 Laboratory Technician Apprenticeship.
The successful candidate can expect the College to fund any training required for the role, investment in their professional development, opportunities to further their career as well as an excellent benefits package including 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays.
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Contact Tracy Andrews at email@example.com for an informal discussion or to arrange to come in for a tour before formal application or skills test / interview.
Closing date for applications: 1st December 2023 Midday
This vacancy may close early dependant on the volume of applications received, we therefore encourage you to apply ASAP.
This college is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.