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Job Description

Virologists study viruses that affect humans, animals, insects, bacteria, fungi, and plants. This could be viruses such as rubella, herpes, hepatitis and HIV.

Entry Requirements

A 2:1 or first degree in a medical/science related degree with NHS Scientist Training Program or Healthcare Science (Infection Sciences) degree (2:1) with NHS Practitioner Training Program.

Required Skills

  • good communication skills
  • the ability to work well in a team
  • a calm, confident and mature approach
  • good customer care abilities
  • confident with technology

Starting Salary

£24,000 to £34,000

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