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From time to time we look for people to join our team at Allergy UK as we continue to develop the services we provide for people living with allergy. 

Please find current vacancies below:

Microbiologist - Product Testing

The Role

Allergy UK is looking for a microbiologist with scientific expertise in validating test data on products that may be efficient at reducing allergens from the indoor environment. This is a contract position for eight hours per week.

You will be reviewing test data provided by a third party testing facility and writing a report to advise whether the results of that test data are valid, or otherwise, against our relevant testing protocols.

You will have a Master’s degree in microbiology, knowledge of testing procedures and how to assess product performance and thresholds, preferably including understanding reduction of allergens and other aspects required, knowledge of laboratory good working practice (ISO 17025 standards) and containment of hazardous substances, knowledge of how to appraise protocols for testing the range of products in the endorsement programme, and the ability to design and write test protocols to international standards, e.g. IEC, AHAM.

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To apply, please contact expressing your interest in this role.

Clinical Dietetic Advisor

Band 6 (Pro Rata)

Allergy UK is looking for a Clinical Dietetic Advisor to work on a part time basis. The role will be to provide dietary information and support to the allergic community and general public through the organisation’s various communication mediums; and provide support to the Dietician Service research project and other projects as they arise, in support of the charity’s aims.

This role will be for up to 3 days a week and can be working from home on a remote basis, there is no immediate requirement to work from our Sidcup offices, although some visits will be necessary.

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If, after reading the job description, you believe you can help us, to help the allergic community, then please email with your details and a covering letter.

Closing date for application is 31st July and interviews will be held on 6th September.