ATA Level 5 Laboratory Scientist Apprenticeship (Synthetic Organic Chemistry) -Vertex Pharmaceutical

Recruiter
Cogent Ssc
Location
Abingdon
Salary
£16,400.00 annual salary
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Closes
31 Jul 2017
Ref
VAC001274363
Specialism
Science / Research
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
Annual wage £16,400.00

  • Working week 40 hours per week. Monday to Friday with 1 hour unpaid lunch breaks.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration 3 years

  • Possible start date 04 Sep 2017

  • Date posted 12 Jul 2017

  • Distance 74.1 miles

  • Apprenticeship level Degree Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number VAC001274363

  • Positions 1 available

  • Requirements and prospects Desired skills
    • Work and interact effectively within a team.
    • Work independently and take responsibility for initiating and completing tasks.
    • Understand impact of work on others, especially where related to diversity and equality.
    • Time management and ability to complete work to schedule.
    • Application of knowledge of scientific principles to solve complex problems.
    Personal qualities
    • Communicate effectively using a full range of skills, speaking, listening, writing, body language and presentation.
    • Understanding and commitment to Chemistry.
    • Show aptitude to working in team.
    Qualifications required
    • A minimum of 80 UCAS points (New Tariff System) from at least 2 A-level subjects, one in Chemistry plus another science and/or Maths - or equivalent, e.g. BTEC National Diploma, IB or VCE
    • A minimum of 5 GCSE's or equivalent at C or above including Maths and English
    Future prospects Because of the technical experience you will gain from this role, you will gain skills that many graduates have yet to develop. If you demonstrate practical ability in addition to problem solving ability there will be opportunities for progression within the Life Sciences and Chemical sectors. On successful completion of the apprenticeship, candidates will be able to apply for further positions.