Laboratory Science (Biology) Apprenticeship at GSK

Programme Type:
Apprenticeship - Higher Level (Level 4/5/6/7)
Stevenage Barnard Castle
£16,000 - £17,999
Role May Involve:
Medicine, Science & Pharmaceutical

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Laboratory Science (Biology) Apprenticeship

With over 300 years of innovation, we’re a science-led global healthcare company that delivers billions of innovative products each year. Join us and help millions of people do more, feel better, live longer.

On our 3-year programme you’ll receive tailored on-the-job training from industry experts from day one combined with early responsibility to help you to develop and progress. You’ll be working towards a Foundation degree (FdSc) in Applied Bioscience through a blended approach of day study and block release.

Your duties might include:

  • Operating specialist laboratory equipment to test our products and raw materials
  • Learning about the process each drug or product follows through to full scale manufacturing.
  • Microbiological & environmental sampling and testing
  • Operating specialist equipment to develop new products
  • Data analysis and interpretation
  • Report writing
  • Drug delivery

You’ll be excited by the thought of:

  • Building your laboratory skills
  • Working as part of a team of scientists
  • Studying towards your Foundation degree

Achieve your career goals on our apprentice programme

If you are offered a role; you will have a buddy or a mentor who will help you to prepare for joining GSK and will be there to offer support and guidance throughout your apprenticeship. Working with both your line and programme manager we want to identify the right opportunities to help you succeed in the short term and throughout your career with us.

If you successfully complete your apprenticeship, you may have the opportunity to work towards a full Bachelor’s degree (BSc)

Benefits include:

  • A competitive base salary of £17,000
  • An annual bonus
  • Benefit programmes benchmarked against industry standards
  • A recognition programme to reward exceptional work by you and your team
  • Training and Development (including opportunities to attend annual Apprentice development events)
  • Access to employee health and well-being programmes
  • A fully-sponsored nationally recognised qualification

About GSK

GSK is a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose: to help people do more, feel better, live longer. We have 3 global businesses that research, develop and manufacture innovative pharmaceutical medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products.

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