Oncology Research Scientist Higher Apprenticeship

Recruiter
ASTRAZENECA UK LIMITED
Location
Cambridge
Salary
£14,000.00 - £16,000.00 annual salary
Posted
05 Mar 2018
Closes
16 Apr 2018
Ref
VAC001366161
Specialism
Science / Research
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
Annual wage £14,000.00 - £16,000.00

  • Working week Monday - Friday 9am - 5:30pm with 1 hour lunch. Study time is 1 day per week

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration 3 years

  • Possible start date 03 Sep 2018

  • Date posted 05 Mar 2018

  • Distance 97.2 miles

  • Apprenticeship level Degree Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number VAC001366161

  • Positions 2 available

  • Requirements and prospects Desired skills
    • Good communication skills
    • Good team working skills
    • High organisation skills and confidence to work independently
    • Logical thinking to be able to apply processes
    • The ability to apply a rational approach to problem solving; making judgments based on sound reasoning, approaching problems in a logical manner
    • High numeracy and literacy skills
    • Computer literacy
    Personal qualities
    • Concerns for standards
    • The ability to learn
    • Initiative
    • Self-motivation
    • Initiative
    Desired qualifications
    • Five GCSEs (or equivalent) grades A*-C including Maths, English and Science.
    • 2 A Levels (or equivalent) at grade B or above (including Chemistry, Biology or an associated Science).
    Future prospects

    To fulfil your potential and create a lasting career, we will help you in any way we can, including: • Reporting to a supportive line manager and personal mentor • Giving you the chance to network and socialise • Professional and in-house training schemes and qualifications • Being a part of a successful team.

    Things to consider

    The apprentice must be able to demonstrate the required attitudes, behaviours and interpersonal skills associated with the professional workplace.

    The apprentice must be willing to commit an amount of personal time to study.

    Please ensure you check out travel options to be able to commute to the workplace. See the following website: http//www.transportdirect.info

    Optional Application Form Questions

    1. What do you hope to gain from a higher apprenticeship at AstraZeneca?

    2. What unique qualities could you bring to this apprenticeship?