Research Technician in Vision Research

Manchester, United Kingdom
£23,334 - £26,243 per annum
12 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
24 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 24/10/2018
Salary : £23,334 - £26,243 per annum 
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Biology, Medicine & Health
Division : Neuroscience & Experimental Psychology
Hours Per week : 35 Hours per week
Contract Duration : Available asap until 30 June 2020

We seek an ambitious and self-motivated technician to help us develop new therapies for retinal degeneration. The successful candidate will work alongside an experienced post-doc undertaking a combination of wet lab and in vivo experiments in mouse models of human disease. Experience of laboratory rodent research is essential and a Home Office personal licence would be advantageous, as would additional experience in histology, molecular biology or cell culture techniques. This full-time post is available immediately for a fixed term until June 2020 in the first instance.

Successful candidates may be subject to pre-employment screening carried out on our behalf by a third party. The offer of employment will be dependent on the successful candidate passing that screening. Whilst you will be required to provide express consent at a later stage, by continuing with your application now you acknowledge that you are aware that such screening will take place, and agree to take part in the process.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Rachel Watkins


General enquiries:


Tel:      0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel:      0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

Further Particulars

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