Public Engagement Officer (Elizabeth Blackwell Institute)

Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
10 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Public Engagement Officer (Elizabeth Blackwell Institute)

Job number    SUPP103052
Division/School   Research and Enterprise Development
Contract type      Fixed term contract staff
Working pattern   Part time
Salary                £32,004 - £36,001
Closing date for applications      26-Mar-2017
Elizabeth Blackwell Institute Public Engagement Officer for Fun Palaces Project
This is an exciting opportunity to work on an innovative public engagement project and explore the potential of bringing art, science and the public together. 
The Fun Palaces ambassador will bring together people and knowledge from across Bristol to explore health topics. You will plan, develop, produce and evaluate a programme aimed at developing new relationships; supporting the emergence of a self-led network of volunteers, and local cultural and community leaders; and linking communities to the work of the University of Bristol and the Fun Palace campaign. You will also be part of an innovative Action Research project.
The successful candidate will have proven experience in a liaison or partnership role and in developing, managing and evaluating projects from inception to completion, as well as a solid understanding of the different approaches and methods of engaging public with research.
The first action research meeting is 4th May. If possible please keep this date available. Availability will not be asked during the application process and will not affect our decision.
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The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.

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