Research Assistant and Research Associate

Based East or South East of England

The iHV is seeking to appoint a part-time (2 days a week) Research Assistant and a full-time Research Associate.

The post holders, who will have a Masters’ degree and/or Doctorate relevant to requirements of the post, will be based in the South or East of England and will be prepared to travel within their post.

The individuals would need to be dynamic, proactive, flexible and have the ability to work independently. They will both carry out a range of work, including literature reviews, qualitative data collection and analysis, quantitative data analysis and report writing.

The Research Associate will project manage an 18-month project looking at “breaking different news”.   The Research Assistant will contribute to the running and management of an evaluation of a Perinatal Support Service in Medway.  Both will work closely with community members, families, health professionals and other members of the research team.

Both posts will suit candidates who want to have a research career as they provide excellent experience for a growing CV, albeit at different levels.

Research Assistant: 10 month fixed-term contract in the first instance:  May/June 2017 – March/April 2018.

Research Associate: 18 month fixed-term contract in the first instance: June 2017 – December 2018

To Apply:

Please complete the application form and send this together with your current CV to [email protected]

Applications close for both posts: Monday 8 May at 9.00 am

Interviews: Wednesday 17 May

For further information or an informal conversation about this post please contact Dr Esther Mugweni: [email protected]