Technician: Senior Teaching Technician

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Cardiff, Cardiff (Caerdydd)
£22,017 - £26,243 per annum
25 Jul 2019
22 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Technician: Senior Teaching Technician x 2 
Cardiff School of Chemistry

Salary: £22,017 - £26,243 per annum (Grade 4)

Vacancy Number: 8747BR

The School of Chemistry is seeking to appoint two self-motivated and enthusiastic individuals as Senior Technicians to its Undergraduate Chemistry Teaching Laboratories. The post holders will provide high-level technical support in the planning and delivery of practical chemistry classes to undergraduate students and be responsible for the good day to day running of this laboratory. The successful candidates will be effective team players and be able to adapt to a broad range of duties and challenges..

These are full-time, open-ended positions of 35 hours (1.0 FTE) per week, and are available immediately.

Informal enquiries about the post may be directed to Dr R Jenkins, Deputy School Manager (; 029 2087 6750) or  Dr M Akhtar, School Manager (; 029 2087 0680).

For further details about working in Cardiff University please contact Ms Alison Blake (; 02920 874805).

Please visit for further information about the School of Chemistry.

Closing date: Thursday, 22 August 2019.

Important note: It is the University’s policy to use the person specification as a key tool for short-listing. Candidates should evidence that they meet ALL of the essential criteria as well as, where relevant, the desirable. As part of the application process you will be asked to provide this evidence via a supporting statement. Please ensure that the evidence you are providing corresponds with the numbered criteria outlined. Your application will be considered based on the information you provide under each element.

When attaching the supporting statement to your application profile, please ensure that you name it with the vacancy reference number, e.g. Supporting Statement for 8747BR.

Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the world. In supporting our employees to achieve a balance between their work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements.