Research Assistant, Faculty of Education and Health

London, United Kingdom
11 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Faculty of Education & Health

Location:  Greenwich
Salary:  £12.16 per hour (Including London Weighting)
Part Time Hours:  maximum of 20 hours per week
Contract Type:  Fixed Term - September 2018-August 2019
Closing Date:  Tuesday 25 September 2018
Interview Date:  To be confirmed

Seeking dedicated and hard-working MSc or part time PhD students with an interest in education and health research to work across the Faculty of Education and Health. This is an exciting opportunity to further develop your own research skills as well as contributing to the research environment of the Faculty.

Research Assistants will be responsible for assisting with, and delivering, tasks that support research and enterprise activities across the Faculty. This will involve liaising with research and academic staff and contributing to the organization of academic events. The Research Assistants will be required to take part in literature searching, data entry, basic data analysis, writing up reports, and complete general admin tasks such as transcribing.

The post will require strong communication and interpersonal skills, excellent organizational and time-management skills and the ability to work efficiently and flexibly, both as independently and as part of a team. The ideal candidates will have experience of working in a Health and/or Education research setting but this is not required.

Student Research Assistants will be required to give up to 7-10 hours of their time per week during the academic year. Successful candidates will need to complete a DBS check.

Should you have any queries please contact the HR Recruitment Team on

We are looking for people who can help us deliver our mission of transforming lives through inspired teaching and research, through our values.

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.