The Mental Health and Addiction Research Group (MHARG) at Hull York Medical School and the Department of Health Sciences, University of York, is looking to appoint a Research Assistant (3 days per week/0.6fte) for a newly funded research study called Behavioural Activation for Low mood and anxiety in Male NHS frontline workers: The BALM programme, funded by Movember. The post-holder will be part of a large and successful academic group with a strong track record in applied health research.
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to assist with recruitment, enrolment and data collection across multiple sites in the NHS. The overarching aim of the BALM programme is to develop, deliver and evaluate a gender-sensitised behavioural activation programme as an early intervention for low mood and anxiety in male frontline NHS workers.Previous experience of assisting and contributing to NHS-based intervention research projects – and qualitative research in particular – is an advantage.
This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. Consequently, all applicants will be asked to declare both unspent and spent convictions on their application form.
Appointment of the successful candidate will be conditional on a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
The main purpose of the role is to provide co-ordination, planning, support and administrative assistance to the BALM research project including:
Interview date: Wednesday 5th January 2022
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