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Senior Laboratory Technician (Anatomy)

FHMS Faculty Admin

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £30,487 to £34,980 per annum and dependent on experience
Post Type:  Full Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours GMT on Monday 29 January 2024
Interview Date:  Wednesday 07 February 2024
Reference:  002324

A unique opportunity for an individual to join as a Senior Laboratory Technician in the Medical School at the University of Surrey. This role provides technical support to the teaching and research areas in the Anatomy facilities within the Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences.

About us

The School of Medicine in our Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences will be offering a 4-year, graduate-entry bachelor’s degree medical programme. The first cohort of students will start their studies in September 2024.

In this role, you’ll provide technical support to academic and research staff and undergraduate students during the teaching sessions & lab placements.

Role & Responsibilities

You’ll be working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, responsible for the dissecting room, and the associated facilities, so you’ll need to demonstrate flexibility and adaptability to be able to keep up with an ever-changing environment.

You’ll also need to be physically fit and able to assist with the preparation, delivery and clear up of anatomy teaching classes. You’ll need to have experience in HTA compliance, protocols and procedures and be willing to become a 'person designated' on the HTA Licence.

The role will require a significant amount of manual handling and an ability to adapt to changes in the workload at peak times. You must be able to work independently and have good time management skills.

You will also need to hold a current valid driving licence.

What’s in it for you?

We think Surrey is an amazing place to work, and we are carefully crafting a dynamic, flexible, and fun place to work and thrive.

Our campus is a beautiful, leafy environment with carefully designed gardens, vibrant green playing fields, and a picturesque lake. With the buzz of student life and superb working facilities, the University is a global community of ideas and people, dedicated to life-changing education and research in an inspiring, innovative, and diverse environment.

Alongside our gorgeous campus setting, collegiate on-site atmosphere, and plentiful development opportunities, we also offer:

  • 12% employer pension contribution
  • Up to 40 DAYS holiday: 25 days annual leave + 7 university days + bank holidays
  • Travel & family benefits including subsidised rail fare, cycle to work scheme and on-site childcare
  • Student discount eligibility
  • On-site world-class leisure facilities at discounted rates
  • On-site parking, cafes, and Restaurants

Further Information

To apply, please submit a CV and covering letter to support your application.

For more information or for an informal discussion please contact Aimee Roussos via  

Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to a mandatory DBS check as part of the onboarding process.

The University is committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities for all. We place great value on diversity and are seeking to increase the diversity within our community. Therefore, we particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities.

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