School/department: School of Life Sciences
Hours: Full time
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 2625
Salary: Starting at £16,341 and rising to £17,763 per annum
Placed on: 09 November 2017
Closing date: 30 November 2017. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: week commencing 11 December 2017
Expected start date: As soon as possible

 Previous applicants need not re-apply.

Job description

We wish to appoint a full time Technician to assist in Media preparation and glass washing duties in the Centre, Monday to Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm, on a Permanent Contract.

The School of Life Sciences is at the forefront of research in the biological sciences in the UK, coming in the top 10 in the REF 2014.

The University of Sussex is committed to equality of opportunity

The School is committed to equality and valuing diversity, and currently holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award. Applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in science and engineering at Sussex. The School of Life Sciences welcomes applications to academic posts from candidates who wish to work part-time or as job-sharers.

The University offers various schemes to provide real benefits to parents, these can be found at Family Friendly Policies

Potential candidates are strongly encouraged to make informal contact with Graham Frost Tel 01273 678065, before applying, providing a full CV, and the names of three academic referees. Please see the full details of the formal application before applying.

Download job description and person specification Ref 2625 [PDF 112.46KB]

How to apply

Download our non-academic application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email (don't use a web-based upload/weblink service) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

Download our terms and conditions summary for Technical Staff Terms and Conditions [DOC 34.50KB]

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