COVID-19 Response

Up to £10,000
12 Jan 2021
14 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Part Time
Role: Testing Assistant
Location: Kent
Hours: Variable
Pay: £13.00
Duration: Start ASAP, Temp ongoing

Reed Further Education are currently recruiting for a Testing Assistant within an education setting based in the in the Kent area to start as soon as possible.

The Role:

• To provide guidance and supervision of the swab tests undertaken in the test centre

• To ensure that tests are conducted by the user in line with the guidelines

• Responsible for collecting the completed swab tests and ensuring timely delivery to the Processing Operatives within the Test Centre

• Ensures social distancing is maintained

• To assist with site set up and maintenance

• To handle and input data as well as general admin tasks

• Full training will be provided.

What you will need:

• Experience within a healthcare, care or customer service environment

• An understanding of the national COVID-19 guidelines

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

• Ability to work as a team to ensure deadlines are met


Reed Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS check.

Benefits of working with Reed Education:

When you work with Reed Education, you will have access to a range of expertise and advice as well as benefits. We can provide you with:

• Access to pension scheme

• Weekly Pay for all candidates

• Continual Professional Development

• Dedicated and fully trained consultants, here to promote and develop our staff

• Long Term and permanent vacancy focus

• Permanent vacancy access to, the UK’s largest, most visited online jobsite.

If this sounds like a role that you would like, please forward us your most up to date CV by clicking ‘Apply Now’. If you have any questions, then don’t hesitate to contact your local Further Education branch, we would love to speak to you and help you figure out the next step in your career.