What will the apprentice be doing?
Routine and one-off laboratory testing and how to perform a variety of technical laboratory techniques
Work both individually and as part of the laboratory team;
Work with minimum supervision, taking responsibility for the quality and accuracy of the work that is undertaken
Work safely in the laboratory, maintaining excellent housekeeping whilst following appropriate safety, environment and risk management systems
Ensure the laboratory is well-stocked and resourced
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
You'll undertake an Advanced Apprenticeship in Laboratory Technician over the course of 24 months,
- You will study for a Level 4 Science Qualification
- An IOSH Managing Safely certificate
- A chance to Act as an Ambassador across Suffolk for Science roles,
- A generous benefits and holiday package
- Progression opportunities and a chance to work on ground breaking trials
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Level 6 Laboratory Scientist Apprenticeship
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, A willingness to learn
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade 4 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Science subject (Grade Any) Desired