UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Public Engagement Associate

Location
Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
Salary
£36,613 - £41,212 pro rata per annum
Posted
10 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
29 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Public Engagement Associate 

Job number  SUPP103409 
Division/School  Research and Enterprise Development 
Contract type  Open ended contract staff 
Working pattern  Job share 
Salary  £36,613 - £41,212 pro rata per annum 
Closing date for applications  29-Oct-2017 
 
This is an opportunity to join a team dedicated to engaging the public with the University of Bristol’s research and teaching. The Public Engagement team supports and promotes engagement across the University, working with individual academics to develop and carry out their public engagement ideas and running a programme of innovative engagement activities that maintain a strong presence in the city and region.
 
The post holder will work with the other Public Engagement Associates to raise the profile of public engagement, encourage academics to get involved and help them to do so. Responsibilities include working with academics to develop ideas and articulate them in grant applications, assisting with accessing funding, providing training and support for the delivery and evaluation of activities where appropriate and leading on a number of key engagement initiatives.  This role is key to increasing the quantity and quality of public engagement at the University and how it links to our Engaged University strategy.
 
This role is a part time, job share role working with the Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences.  For any enquiries about the role please contact Kate Miller: kate.miller@bristol.ac.uk
 
The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.