Covid-19 Testing Assistants


Office Angels are currently working in partnership with a local Academy Trust in the Sandwell area to assist with recruiting x7 Covid-19 Rapid Lateral Flow Testing Assistants as additional support to ensure an efficient system is in place for pupils when the school reopens in the coming weeks. As the Testing Assistant you will be required to carry out the following role responsibilities:

  • Supervising and guiding pupils on how to complete a test (you will not be expected to have to administer the test)

  • Providing guidance and supervision on swabbing, collecting swabs for processing operatives

  • Answering questions from staff and students about testing process

  • Marshalling in the waiting areas

  • Preparing test samples for analysis

  • Processing tests to get results within 30 minutes

  • Interpreting results

Working hours: 7:00am until 3.30pm Monday to Friday

Duration: 3 weeks (potentially longer)

We are looking for candidates with experience particularly in an administration role but all skill sets will be considered- full training will be provided

You will be working in secure conditions, all PPE will be provided.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment

A Criminal Record Check at the appropriate level for the role being carried out will be required prior to commencing employment

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Charlene Taylor