|Salary:||£27,116 to £31,406|
|Placed On:||23rd June 2022|
|Closes:||17th July 2022|
Informal enquiries may be made to: Dr Avin Mirawdeli (email@example.com)
Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic Speech and Language Therapist. The successful candidate will be employed for a period of 4-months at .8 FTE and will be required to fulfil the research obligations of a project entitled ‘Assessing speech difficulties in children ages 4-6 years, using an App’. This research is funded by the ESRC and is led by Dr Avin Mirawdeli.
The post-holder will be required to assess audio recordings of speech from 4-6 year olds, and based on only audio, transcribe symptoms of speech and language. Therefore, you will need to have a good knowledge of speech and language symptoms in children.
All of the research activities and the project reporting will be undertaken in English and so fluency is essential.
Key Duties & Responsibilities
Applicants should note that Intellectual Property generated as part of this research will belong to both Heriot Watt University & the project funder.
Please note that this job description is not exhaustive, and the role holder may be required to undertake other relevant duties commensurate with the grading of the post and its general responsibilities. Activities may be subject to amendment over time as the role develops and/or priorities and requirements evolve.
Please send a CV & a Cover Letter by midnight on the Sunday the 17th of July
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