Public and Patient Involvement Lead

Kingston University - Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education

The Role
Collaborative. Innovative. Focused. This is an opportunity to work as part of an innovative and dynamic team, operating at the leading edge of Patient and Public Involvement in health and social care education and research. Often working in partnership with stakeholders from both within and outside of the Faculty, you will undertake a range of research, enterprise and teaching activities including the development of project proposals, data analysis, developing and delivering teaching and training as well writing for publication and dissemination of project outputs including presenting at conferences. You will also play an active role in ensuring that PPI is embedded within the culture and processes and procedures of the Faculty.

The Person
We are seeking a self-motivated and innovative individual keen to ensure that their work has a positive impact on public and patient involvement both within the Faculty and more generally on policy and research. Applications would be welcomed from individuals with sufficient flexibility to manage a diverse workload that involves research, enterprise projects, teaching, training and developing procedures to enhance PPI across the Faculty. You’ll add to this the ability to influence and communicate comfortably and clearly with people from a wide range of backgrounds. A health or social care professional qualification would be highly desirable.

The Faculty
The Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education is a partnership between Kingston University and St George’s, University of London. We combine the research expertise and resources of a modern university with those of an established medical school. Our research contributes to the advancement of knowledge in health and social care professional practice, education and services.

Further Information
Kingston University is committed to equality and we value the diversity of our staff and students.

The post can be considered as job share, please indicate this on your application.

Interviews will be conducted on 16 December 2016.

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