|Salary:||£37,099 to £44,263 per annum (pro-rata) (Grade 7)|
|Placed On:||20th November 2023|
|Closes:||18th December 2023|
Location: Stirling Campus
Contract type: Fixed term for 48 months
Working pattern: Part time (60%FTE)
The Research Fellow will support the delivery of the UK Centre for implementing evidence in adult social care - Improving Adult Social Care Together (IMPACT). They will work closely with Professor Louise McCabe, Deputy Head of Evidence and Evaluation. This is an opportunity to be part of an exciting and innovative Implementation Centre funded by the ESRC and the Health Foundation to improve social care outcomes by implementing evidence-based practice in the sector across all four UK nations. The post holder’s core responsibilities will be with the review of evidence to support change and internal evaluation of the centre’s projects.
IMPACT is an ‘Implementation Centre’, drawing on knowledge gained from different types of research, the lived experience of people using services and their carers, and the practice knowledge of social care staff. Its aims are to enable practical improvements on the ground, and make a crucial contribution to longer-term cultural change, by:
More information about IMPACT can be found here: more.bham.ac.uk/impact
IMPACT is led from the University of Birmingham, with multiple partners across the UK. Stirling is the lead Scottish HE partner and the role is located in Stirling alongside the Deputy Head of Evidence and Evaluation, Professor Louise McCabe. The role holder will report to Professor McCabe. Their role will also involve working with multiple staff across the UK who are delivering local projects and also with the central IMPACT team located at the University of Birmingham.
Description of duties
Knowledge and Experience
For further information, including a full description of duties, essential criteria and details on how to apply, please see Vacancy details | University of Stirling
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