Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary range £17,489 to £20,832 – (Additional pay through overtime, weekend and bank holiday working)
Full time, part time and flexible working opportunities available
Do you want to care for animals?
Looking for a new opportunity?
We have a state of the art animal facility providing a controlled environment for the mice, and fish housed within it using IVC technology.
Our state of the art facility provides
Daily task and responsibilities would include:
As part of the team you will be required to participate in weekend/public holiday rota (1 weekend in 3) to ensure we are staffed and maintained at all times. You will receive an enhanced over time rate during these periods of work.
Training and beyond:
We will provide you with all the appropriate training for you to fulfil your role and offer you a career pathway so you can continue to progress and learn new skills with us!
Once you have the experience and have completed the training required, you could also be involved in setting up scientific studies and breeding animals. You may also train and mentor other Animal Technicians and trainees.
What we can offer:
Our employees have access to a comprehensive range of benefits and facilities including:
The Wellcome Sanger Institute is a charitably funded research centre and committed to training the next generation of genome scientists. Passionate about understanding the role of genetics in health and disease and a world leader in the genomic revolution, our mission is to use genome sequences to advance understanding of human and pathogen biology in order to improve human health.
Genome Research Limited hold an Athena SWAN Bronze Award and will consider all individuals without discrimination and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees, where everyone can thrive.