BioGrad biobank
BioGrad biobank


Job Description

Laboratory technician
SALARY: £469.35 per intensive 5-day course
Place of work: Recruitment to work in one of the following areas: Liverpool, Birmingham, Oxford, Newcastle, London and Plymouth
Reports to: Curriculum and Assessment Education Lead
ROLE PURPOSE / SUMMARY: The post-holder will undertake laboratory duties to support subject-specific practical work course teaching and assessment for BioGrad Education
Laboratory technician BioGrad Education Liverpool


1. Teaching and Assessment

  • To maintain the cleanliness of laboratories and equipment.
  • Support teaching colleagues in preparation for A-level Science practical work delivery.
  • Preparation of chemical reagents when relevant.
  • Completion of regular stock checks and communication with BioGrad Education should stocks be running low.
  • Collection of laboratory deliveries.
  • Waste management.
  • Working in the laboratories assisting learners to perform various lab techniques when appropriate.

2. Health and Safety

  • COSHH awareness.
  • Access to and the understanding of provided Risk Assessment documentation.
  • Following all laboratory safety guidelines.
  • Adhering to PPE protocols.
  • Work in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures, Health and Safety guidelines, ISO standards and COSHH guidelines.
  • Understand and perform procedures for spillage of chemical and biological material, and fire alarm procedure.
  • Engagement with and completion of training when required.
  • Maintain stock levels of all PPE and equipment.
  • Responsible for the health and safety of learners in the laboratories.

Person Specification

Competency Criteria

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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