Phase 1 Graduate Teaching Assistant

Preston, United Kingdom
Grade: F (£25,941 – £30,046)
09 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
01 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date 01/12/2019  
Location Preston Campus  
Salary Grade: F (£25,941 – £30,046)  
Job category/type Professional Services

Job description

The School of Medicine wishes to appoint a Graduate Teaching Assistant to provide teaching support to lecturing staff by way of demonstrating practicals in human physiology and anatomy in our specialist teaching facilities. You will also liaise with technical staff and have a responsibility for setting up and checking equipment for practicals. You will support students undertaking coursework along with related teaching duties such as invigilating examinations.

Candidates are required to have relevant, recent, experience in a scientific academic environment and hold a bachelor’s degree within relevant subject or closely related discipline. Familiarity with physiology investigations would be an advantage, particularly using data capture/ exercise physiology or simulations.

Effective time management/self-organisation skills and excellent communication skills are a key requirement for this post. The successful candidate will also have an ability to learn new practical procedures and have an understanding of health and safety implications as appropriate to the role.

Informal enquiries are welcomed; please contact Dr Susan Jamieson , by email –

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.

Please apply online via or by contacting Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quoting the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form.

School/Service: School of Medicine
Hours: Full Time (36.25 hours per week - 1.0 FTE)
Basis: Indefinite
Interview Date: To be confirmed

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