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. Ensure the laboratory is well-stocked and resourced and be able to maintain good accurate written records of work carried out.
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 Cambridgeshire 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
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 A level/BTEC Science subject (Grade Any) Desired