College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology
Division of Biomedical Services
Salary Grade 3 - £16,654 to £18,777 per annum
Full-time fixed term contract for 12 months
Together our staff and students are discovering innovative ways to change the world for the better and there has never been a more exciting time for you to join us. We are ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide and have an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We are led by discovery and innovation, with the synergy between research and learning at the core of our activity.
In this role, you will provide animal care and welfare duties, including watering, feeding and general husbandry, health checking animals and reporting any concerns. You will also carry out scientific procedures and maintain conventional, transgenic and genetically modified animal breeding programmes including ensuring accurate records for colony management are maintained.
As the ideal applicant, you will be educated to GCSE level or equivalent with some prior general work experience, preferably with animals in a scientific or similar environment. You will possess a basic knowledge of the Animal (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 and codes of practice, and a general knowledge of other legislation relating to animals. In addition, you will be able to demonstrate husbandry skills and a high level of attention to detail.
This role is subject to satisfactory completion of enhanced security screening due to the nature of the role and the environment in which the post holder will be working. The level of screening currently required is in accordance with BPSS guidelines however the University reserves the right to change this should it be deemed necessary to safeguard both the institution and its employees.
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The closing date for this post is midnight on 04 October 2017.
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