Research Assistant in Health and Wellbeing

Preston, United Kingdom
24 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
22 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Application closing date 22/07/2018
Location Preston Campus
Salary Grade: E (£21,585 - 24285)
Job category/type Support

Job description

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join the Research Support Team with the aim to support research and knowledge transfer activities of the Faculty of Health & Wellbeing. The post holder will be supervised by experienced researchers, whilst further developing their own skills and experience in health research.

The successful candidate will need to hold a good honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant area. Experience of working within the NHS or in a clinical academic research setting as well as experience of undertaking qualitative and/or quantitative research studies is essential.

Excellent oral and written presentation and communication skills are a core requirement for this position, as is experience of data handling. The post holder will have excellent organisational skills as well as being able to produce high quality and accurate work.

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.

Please apply online; if you cannot apply online please contact Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quote the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form.

School/Service: Research Support Team

Hours: Full time (1.0 FTE)

Basis: Fixed term contract for 12 months

Interview Date: To be confirmed

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