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Research Officer (Bevan Commission)

Swansea University - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Location: Swansea
Salary: £35,326 to £40,927 per annum together with USS pension benefits
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 14th January 2022
Closes: 13th February 2022
Job Ref: AC05005

Contract: Fixed term position until 31st October 2023

Location: Based at the Bay Campus, currently under hybrid/remote working conditions

This is an exciting, innovative and prestigious role in providing research and evaluation support to the work of the Bevan Commission. The post holder will work closely with the Director to support the Commission in their work as the leading Think Tank for health and Care in Wales, providing research and evaluation support for the Bevan Commission’s Planned Care Innovation Programme.

The University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity in all of its practices and activities. We aim to establish an inclusive environment and welcome diverse applications from the following protected characteristics: age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race (including colour, nationality, ethnic and national origin), religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation.

We have an under-representation of women in the area of research and would particularly welcome applications from women for this position. We also have an under representation of individuals from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds and would encourage applications from these groups. Appointments will always be made on merit.

Informal enquiries: Helen Howson: h.c.howson@swansea.ac.uk or 07748 595 614

Main Purpose of Post:

The main purpose of the post is to;

Provide research and evaluation support to the Bevan Commission in relation to its Planned Care Innovation Programme activities.

  1. Plan and conduct research and evaluation activities, including gather, prepare, analyse and synthesise data and information and present results, exhibiting a degree of independence in terms of specifying the focus and direction of that research and evaluation.
  2. Prepare high quality reports and other papers describing the results of the research and evaluation, both confidential and for publication within deadlines. The appointee is expected to be actively engaged in the writing and publishing of research papers, particularly those intended for publication in refereed (e.g. international) journals or comparable as a normal part of their role.
  3. Work collaboratively with others to ensure wider expertise and insight is taken account of as part of the final activities and deliverables.
  4. Be flexible, responsive and self-motivated, apply and use their initiative, aiming to determine suitable ways to tackle challenges and seeking guidance when needed.
  5. Use creativity to analyse and interpret a range of data and information (qualitative and quantitative) and draw conclusions on the outcomes.
  6. Interact positively and professionally with other collaborators and partners within the College, elsewhere in the University and beyond both in the NHS, industry/commerce and academia.
  7. Contribute pro-actively to the development of external funding applications to support their own work, that of others and the College and the Institution in general. The appointee will be expected as a normal part of their work to be actively engaged in writing, or contributing to writing such applications.

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