Training Lead

Location Devon
Discipline: Lab
Salary: £ Up to £23.47 per hour
Contact name: Nathan Mccarron

Job ref: PLY006_1614015820
Published: 7 days ago
Startdate: ASAP


We're currently seeking a Training Lead based in and around Plymouth to work within a state of the art, high output diagnostics laboratory environment as part of the UK's NHS Test and Trace programme.

As well as playing a vital role in supporting society's return to a more normal way of life by helping to break the chains of COVID-19 transmission, you will also gain invaluable experience and exposure to some of the country's most highly skilled individuals in the scientific community.

This represents a once in a lifetime opportunity to go above and beyond to support public health, while positioning your Scientific career for further success and growth.

If of interest and you meet the criteria of the below, please apply today.

Your responsibilities:

  • support the technical and personal development of Laboratory staff through the provision and oversight of training and competency.
  • ensure the timely and accurate recording of all training and competency related documentation
  • identify training needs and work with the appropriate staff to address these needs
  • ensure the continued maintenance of skills and knowledge required to effectively carry out the role.

Your experience:

In order to be successful in the role of Training Lead you'll need the following education, experience and skills:

  • Minimum of 2 years post state registration experience in an accredited laboratory
  • BSc (Hons) in Biomedical Sciences or a degree acceptable to the IBMS and the Health Professions Council (HPC)
  • Experience of teaching/training at a higher level.
  • A recognized qualification in teaching/training or significant demonstrable experience.

In return:

You will be joining a diverse and hugely welcoming team. Diversity at NHS Test and Trace is about reflecting the communities we serve, holding the principles of equality and inclusion at the heart of everything we do and all that we stand for, embracing differences, creating possibilities, and growing together. We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our purpose.

This is literally a once in a lifetime opportunity to join a team of highly skilled individuals, all focused on delivering the best possible outcome.

If you're ready for a new challenge and want to be part of the team delivering this essential lab work, please apply today.