Clinical Trials Laboratory Technician

Southampton, United Kingdom
£26,396 to £28,762 per annum
18 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
01 Dec 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Cancer Sciences

Location:  Southampton General Hospital
Salary:   £26,396 to £28,762 per annum
Full Time Fixed Term for 12 months
Closing Date:  Thursday 01 December 2022
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  2066322CM

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated, full-time Laboratory Technician as part of Southampton Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre, to support new early phase clinical trials and other clinical trials or research studies with a focus on immunological monitoring and cellular pathology techniques. You will have relevant laboratory experience and display the ability to work flexibly and out-of-hours, when necessary, as part of a team as well as independently.

The post holder will be part of the Southampton ECMC based in the WISH laboratory, University Hospital Southampton.

You will be required to process a range of patient samples for storage, as well as for fresh or batched analysis within a highly quality controlled system, utilising immunomonitoring and immunohistochemical techniques. You will be required to comply with meticulous record keeping and database management for all processes undertaken, as well as fully comply with requirements of GCP for laboratories. Training will be provided where necessary. There will be the opportunity to work with other team members carrying out immunomonitoring on clinical trial samples performing flow cytometry, ELISA and ELISpot assays and immunohistochemistry assays.

You will require a good understanding of the current health and safety regulations, and you must undergo occupational health clearance for the job role. 

The appointment is full-time, fixed term for 12 months in the first instance. 

For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit please contact Dr Adam Coleman (

Application Procedure 

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Janice Poon (HR Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 2750 or email  Please quote reference 2066322CM on all correspondence.

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