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Job Description

Associate Lecturer – Molecular Biology
Salary: £32,000-£42,000 per annum, depending on experience
Contract: Full-time – Fixed Term 2 Years
Reports to: Senior Lecturer
Role Overview: We are seeking an enthusiastic and knowledgeable individual to join our team as an Associate Molecular Biology Lecturer. In this role, you will play a pivotal part in delivering a comprehensive molecular biology course that offers hands-on experiences with various techniques and methodologies.
As an Associate Molecular Biology Lecturer, you will have the opportunity to impart your expertise, foster a deep understanding of molecular biology, and mentor the next generation of scientists. If you are passionate about molecular biology and have a desire to educate and inspire students, we encourage you to apply for this exciting position.
Level 3 Chemistry Practical Skills Expert Biograd Education Liverpool

Key Responsibilities

1. Teaching

  • Provide teaching as required using a variety of pedagogical. techniques such as small group teaching, practical work, student- centered learning, building on prior learning, skills and experience, individual activity, assessment for learning and questioning.
  • Ensure students are provided with the appropriate equipment to undertake training and complete any required assessments
  • Supervise PhD students

2. Assessment

  • Complete assessments of students in line with company policies and the relevant qualification body guidelines.
  • Create and update written course materials and assessments, so they are fit for purpose and where necessary, conform to the regulations of awarding bodies.
  • Contribute to formative and summative feedback and tasks related to student’s work

3. Curriculum development and Quality assurance

  • Work with colleagues to ensure content of training courses are up-to-date and relevant.

  • Engage with feedback on teaching to enhance quality and learner experience

  • Adopt reflective pedagogical practices and share learnt experiences with the team to improve delivery and assessment

  • Attend standardization and moderation meetings as and when required

  • Work with the Quality Assurance Manager to ensure the quality of course materials including assessments

  • Ensure that course equipment has been tested and any problems addressed so that courses are fit for purpose

4. Administration and pastoral duties

  • Provide pastoral support and references to students during and after courses.
  • Contribute to student admissions processes including interviews and selection panels.
  • Update website information and back-end content, course dates etc. as well as maintaining required spreadsheets to assist the team in the smooth running of training programs.
  • Answer student/client questions and in relation to specific enquiries including corporate booking and bespoke packages.

5. Health & Safety

  • Create and review all related risk assessments and make amendments in line with the relevant guidance.
  • Have overall responsibility for laboratory health and safety within the department.
  • Ensure technicians, students and lecturing staff understand and follow laboratory health and safety.
  • Ensure all team members complete the relevant health and safety assessments

Person Specification

Qualifications, Training & Knowledge




Skills & Behaviours




Company Benefits

35 days Holiday per annum pro rata
Employee Assistance Programme
Benefits Available after 1 years’ Service.
House Loan Scheme –   down payment on new home
Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Package
Enhanced Sickness and Absence Pay
Enhanced holiday package after 5 years and 10 years’ service

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If you are interested in this job position, please send your CV with a covering letter to

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