Chemistry Technician Apprentice NOTEDOME LTD

This apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to conduct experiments that contribute to quality control, research, and development. You'll perform quantitative and qualitative analyses, laboratory tests and measurements, and write reports detailing the procedures carried out.

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Closing date: 15 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Increasing to National Minimum Wage or National Living Wage (dependent on age) after 12 months.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 7:30am - 3:30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    33 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    05 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 5 (Higher national Diploma)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Key responsibilities: 

  • Test the quality of products to make sure that they meet standards and specifications.
  • Set up and maintain laboratory instruments and equipment.
  • Conduct and support scientific investigations and experiments.
  • Prepare chemical solutions, lab size batches of current or new formulations.
  • Record, compile, and interpret results of chemical and physical experiments, tests, and analyses for a variety of purposes.
  • Prepare technical reports, graphs, and charts.
  • Planning, setting up and undertaking controlled experiments and trials.
  • Order and maintaining stock and resource.

The training you will be getting

Our Technician Scientist (Level 5) apprenticeship programs are designed to provide fearless scientists in the making with a head start in their chosen career. Giving you the best of both worlds, you’ll receive a recognised and accredited qualification whilst obtaining hands on practical experience.


Why Tiro?

At Tiro, we’ve partnered with Middlesex University to offer a variety of degree apprenticeship programs in the field of science including Applied Chemical Science. Our programs are designed to give you the best of both worlds: academic learning and practical training that will set you up for success in your chosen career path.

Our programs are designed to offer an alternative to graduate schemes, providing opportunities for ambitious and driven individuals with exceptional talent in STEM to progress their careers while also earning a salary.


So how does the apprenticeship work?

At Tiro we’re obsessed with changing lives through science and technology apprenticeships so we can’t wait to have you on board. 
Over 33 months, you will develop your knowledge and skills in your chosen field to become a leader pushing development, knowledge generation and innovation.

You will be provided with 6 hours per week by your employer to conduct learning and training during working hours. This can include theory training (for example, virtual lessons & online learning), alongside practical training (for example shadowing, mentoring, & time spent writing assignments.

You’ll be trained by a team of expert tutors from Tiro as well as an experienced workplace mentor at Notedome who, together, will make sure you develop the knowledge, skills, and work habits you’ll need to succeed in your career. 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

There’s no limit to what you can achieve if you work for Notedome. 
Through ‘on-the-job’ training you’ll have the opportunity to learn new skills to provide competency and responsibility in quality control, research, and development to help progress your career. 
Hard work and determination will be recognised!

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade C or above (4 or above)) Essential
A Level or equivalent Chemistry (Grade A* - C) Essential

About the employer

The company, today known as Notedome Limited, concentrate on supplying high-performance polyurethane cast elastomer systems for a wide variety of applications in numerous industries and can fine-tune urethane chemistry to meet the requirements of most markets.








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Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience


Emily Rankin

Apprenticeship standard

Technician scientist

Level 5 (Higher national Diploma)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

Please use the link to apply through Tiro's website. Once you have applied, you will receive a response in up to 48 hours letting you know next steps.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Mar 2024