Laboratory Skills Facilitator

Ayr (GB)
Grade 4: £23,754 - £28,332 per annum pro-rata
Nov 11, 2019
End of advertisement period
Nov 24, 2019
Academic Discipline
Clinical, Pre-clinical & Health
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Full Time: 35 hours a week

Fixed Term: 10 months from January 2020

An opportunity has arisen for a Laboratory Skills Facilitator in the School of Health & Life Sciences at our Ayr Campus.

The School of Health & Life Sciences is a multidisciplinary School, with a diverse range of programmes delivered at our Lanarkshire, Paisley, Ayr, Dumfries and London campuses with a combined total of circa 6000 students. Teaching and Research is at the heart of all of the School’s activities.

Applications are invited from candidates educated to SVQ level 3 (Nursing) with a contemporary knowledge of clinical skills development, excellent communication and organisational skills with the ability to work using your own initiative.

The successful candidate will provide practical support and assistance to academic staff to ensure the effective operation of the clinical skills facilities at our Ayr Campus.

The University of the West of Scotland is committed to supporting your personal development and providing an inclusive working environment.  UWS has the Athena SWAN Bronze Award, is a “Disability Confident” employer, and welcomes applications from under-represented groups; as such we particularly encourage applications supporting our diversity agenda.

Informal enquiries may be made to – Anne Halliday (Technical Manager)  or Brian Johnston (Senior Lecturer) .

Further information, including details of how to apply are available at

Closing date for applications: 24th November 2019

Interviews will be held between: 5th – 11th December 2019

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from under-represented groups.

University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520.