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Home Economics Laboratory Attendant (Part Time)
Position Duration: Fixed Term Contract (3 months)



Department:                       Home Economics

Report to:                           Head of Home Economics

Contract:                            Fixed Term Contract (3 months)

Hours:                                12 hours per week over 2-3 days (semester time only)


The Home Economics Laboratory Attendant is required to attend on a part time basis, the practical laboratory sessions in Home Economics including Food Studies; Science and on occasion Art & Design.

We are currently recruiting for a Laboratory Attendant to join our Home Economics team.

The responsibilities attached to the post will include, but will not be limited to, the following:

  • Support Home Economics Technician/Assistants and Science Technicians with the preparing and setting up for practical classes
  • Support Home Economics Technician/Assistants and Science Technicians with the cleaning of materials/equipment used in practical classes
  • Assisting students during class preparation time in food studies
  • Other such duties as may be assigned from time to time by the Head of Home Economics.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Have a sound knowledge of Health and Safety issues and legislation
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure


The successful candidate will be subject to Garda Vetting.

St. Angela’s College, Sligo is an equal opportunities employer.

Please email your CV and Cover Letter to: or post to: HR Manager, St. Angela’s College, Lough Gill, Co. Sligo

Closing date for Applications: Friday 14th September at 11am