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About the role
The College of Health, Psychology and Social Care are looking to appoint a new Technician to support teaching activity, focusing on Clinical Skills and Simulation. The role will provide support for medical practical classes, technical setup, and medical simulation. As well as contributing to the development of new teaching sessions, equipment maintenance/development and E-Learning resources.
You could come from a variety of different backgrounds. Either having experience of working in a technical support environment within an education or medical facility. Alternatively, practical experience of technical support in an area which showcases a high level of IT literacy. Ideally the successful candidate would be a graduate, however if you have experience of working in a suitable technical role and evidence of continuous professional development then you may have the skills we need.
The role includes working with a wide variety medical equipment so practical knowledge of its use and maintenance would be desirable as would any experience of video editing systems. These posts are multi-site to support two Derby University campuses one in Derby the second in Chesterfield usually on a rostered basis.
Please upload your CV with your application.
Please note that unfortunately, this role will not attract sufficient points to obtain a sponsored Skilled Worker visa under the UK Visas & Immigration points-based immigration system; however, applications are welcome from candidates who do not currently have the right to work in the UK, but who would be eligible to obtain a valid visa via another route. Please consult the Home office website for further information.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect everyone who works for us to also share this commitment and to treat people with courtesy and respect.
Closing Date: 29 Sep 2022
Area: Technical Support
Salary: £24,870 to £27,195 per annum