Laboratory Technician (Sport Rehabilitation) (FS0139)
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Category: Operational/Admin Support/Manual/Specialist | Faculty/Division: Faculty of Science and Engineering | Department: Sport, Health and Exercise Science | Location: Hull | Post Type: Part Time | Closing Date: 26 Sep 2014 |
The Department of Sport, Health and Exercise Science is a growing department in the Faculty of Science and Engineering. Continued investment in facilities, equipment, and high quality teaching and research staff has helped build our international reputation. Integral to our success has been a dedication to teaching and research excellence along with top-class facilities.
As a specialist Laboratory Technician (Sport Rehabilitation), you will be based in our dedicated facilities within the Washburn Building. You will be specifically responsible for providing high-quality technical support for our teaching and research endeavours within Sport Rehabilitation, including demonstrating where required. Given the clinical/ vocational nature of the work, you must be, or able to be registered with a relevant professional accreditation in Sport Rehabilitation (BASRaT), Physiotherapy (CSP) or equivalent and able to demonstrate initiative and judgement and to develop specialist knowledge within given areas of responsibility.
Laboratory Technician (Sport Rehabilitation) duties will include attending to the maintenance and utilisation of examination plinths, ultrasound, electrotherapy and other equipment and the management of laboratory processes, bookings and space. You will be closely involved in our Outreach sports injury and massage clinic and the supervision of student placement experience within this setting. The clinic duties involve some work commitment outside normal working hours.
You should have a minimum 2:1 degree in Sport Rehabilitation (or equivalent qualification) and relevant professional accreditation in Sport Rehabilitation or Therapy (BASRAT or equivalent). You should have excellent organisational and communication skills, previous experience of using and maintaining rehabilitation equipment.
This post requires a DBS check.
This position is part time for 18.25 hours per week.
To discuss this role informally, please contact Dr Hollie White, Lecturer, Sport Rehabilitation; Tel: 01482 463645, E: firstname.lastname@example.org
For information about the department visit www.hull.ac.uk/science/sportsscience.aspx