Anatomy Centre Technician

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Vacancy Type
Employment Type
Full time
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Faculty/Prof Service
Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine & Social Care
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About ARU:

We are ranked in the world’s top 350 institutions in the 2022 Times Higher Education World University Rankings, and we are a global university transforming lives through innovative, inclusive and entrepreneurial education and research. Our research institutes and four faculties bridge scientific, technical and creative fields.  We deliver impactful research which tackles pressing issues and makes a real difference to our communities.  Our academic excellence has been recognised by the UK’s Higher Education funding bodies, with 16 of our research areas assessed as world-leading. In 2021, we were awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for our world-leading music therapy work.


About the Role:

We are proud of the lifelong relationships formed by those who work and study with us, and of the friendly atmosphere – which visitors quickly identify as unusual for such a large organisation. We were proud to be pronounced Entrepreneurial University of the Year 2014. 


We’re looking for an Anatomy Centre Technician to provide efficient and flexible administrative and technical support for our new School of Medicine. Working closely with academic and clinical staff, you’ll support them in the smooth running of the Anatomy Centre, setting up and preparing all equipment and consumables in advance of practical sessions.  You will help with embalming, maintaining the specialist teaching equipment and assist the Director of the Anatomy Centre in the day to day running of our practical teaching areas. Full training will be provided on specialist teaching equipment.


With a degree, part qualified in a relevant professional qualification or relevant extensive experience, you’ll have experience within a technical role, providing technical support and will have worked in a customer focussed role. With good organisational, interpersonal and customer service skills, you’ll be able to work with people at all levels, to prioritise a varied workload and will have a positive approach to change.


Informal enquiries can be made to Adam Raven, Anatomy Centre Manager on


Find out more about working with us.

We have an agile working culture and offer an extensive range of benefits including generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package. Visit our benefits page for full details.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of our staff and students and expect all staff to share this commitment.


We value diversity at ARU and welcome applications from all sections of the community.


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Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working. 


Guidance Notes: 

For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person Specification above. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification.