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Covid Test Assistant

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Covid Test Assistants – Lincolnshire and North Lincolnshire Secondary Schools
As a result of the roll out of mass Covid testing in schools, schools throughout Lincolnshire AND North West Lincolnshire are now seeking reliable and flexible Covid Test Assistants to promote the smooth running of the programme.
The role will involve supervising students as they self-administer Covid tests and providing support and guidance where needed.
You will complete a wide range of general daily tasks such as cleaning, handing out and collecting self testing kits, and ensuring that the site is set up efficiently for all students for the day.
You will also be responsible for the disposal of medical and biohazard waste. Training and PPE will be provided.

Successful applicants for the role of Covid Test Assistant will have:
• A conscientious and professional approach to work
• Excellent communication skills, with both adults and children
• A strong understanding of Covid safety measures
• A current DBS certificate, or the willingness to apply for one with Teaching Personnel
• Previous experience in a similar role would be advantageous

Teaching Personnel has become first choice for secondary schools across the region for both daily and long term supply cover. We also work with our client schools on exclusive temp to permanent recruitment opportunities not advertised anywhere else.
We have developed a unique CPD programme for our teachers and support staff and you could also benefit from the ongoing training we provided to all our staff free of charge as and when the courses are released throughout the course of the academic year. If you are also interested in being a Covid test assistant, you may also be interested in supporting your local schools and be an exams invigilator, or possibly a teaching assistant. If you would like to take your next step in to education, we are the best place to start.


If you are interested in the role of Covid Test Assistant, please email with an up to date copy of your CV or give us a call on 01522 244682 for an informal discussion about opportunities.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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