Education Training & Outreach Officer - Specific Purpose Contract (Maternity Leave)

University of Limerick
October 02 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

TITLE OF POST: Education Training & Outreach Officer

LOCATION: University of Limerick

REPORTS TO: General Manager, SSPC

CONTRACT TYPE: Specific Purpose (Maternity Leave)

SALARY SCALE: €36,407 - €53,087 p.a. pro rata


  • A BSc/BEng (or equivalent) in a Science or Engineering discipline

  • A Post Graduate degree       


This position is subject to Garda Vetting and Foreign Police Clearance.  If you have resided in countries outside of the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland for a period of 6 months or more since the age of eighteen, it will be mandatory for you to furnish Foreign Police Clearance Certificates from those countries, stating that you have no convictions recorded against you while residing there.  You will need to provide a separate Police Clearance Certificate for each country you have resided in.  Please note; any costs incurred in this process will be borne by the candidate.


Job Purpose

The Synthesis and Solid State Pharmaceutical Centre (SSPC) management team is headed by the SSPC General Manager. The Education, Training and Outreach Officer (ET&O) is a member of this management/administrative function. The Education, Training & Outreach officer will have responsibility for developing and implementing the centre education and outreach programme. The ET&O will be responsible for both educational and industrial outreach activities.

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