|Location:||Newcastle upon Tyne|
|Salary:||£28,756 to £40,927 per annum (pro-rata).|
|Placed On:||14th January 2022|
|Closes:||4th February 2022|
We are a world class research-intensive university. We deliver teaching and learning of the highest quality. We play a leading role in economic, social and cultural development of the Northeast of England. Attracting and retaining high-calibre people is fundamental to our continued success.
This is an exciting opportunity for a Research Assistant/Associate to join an experienced research team within the Population Health Sciences Institute to work on a project aiming to understand co-occurring alcohol and mental health problems amongst older people, and develop holistic, age-tailored and integrated approaches in local primary care and community alcohol and mental health services.
This study consists of three work packages: a realist review to identify approaches to supporting older people with alcohol and mental health problems; a qualitative study consisting of in-depth interviews to understand the lived experience and support needs of older people with co-occurring alcohol and mental health problems; and a workshops with practitioners and patients to develop support for this patient group in primary care, alcohol and mental health services.
This is a part time (0.6 FTE) post, fixed-term for 12 months.
Further information can be obtained by contacting Beth Bareham (NIHR Fellow) via email: email@example.com.
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