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Research Assistant

£25,000 - £28,000 per year
Contract (12 Months)
Job description

We are seeking a motivated and detail-oriented Research Assistant to join our team for a new project to address the stigma experienced by people harmed by gambling. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to a high-impact project in the not-for-profit sector. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to develop skills in a range of research methods and be part of a variety of different research projects with opportunity to publish the research findings.

This position offers a unique opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to changing the lives of people harmed by gambling by challenging the stigma and discrimination they experience. If you are driven by the desire to create a positive social impact and possess the skills and attributes we are looking for, we encourage you to apply and join our team.

For more information about the role and the person specification, please see attached document.

Application Instructions

Please send your CV, an example of a previous piece of writing you have done (e.g., academic paper, blog post) that shows you are well-suited to the role, and a cover letter outlining how you meet the essential and desirable criteria for this post, and your motivation for joining contact@tacklinggamblingstigma[dot]com

The hiring process will be an interview and a discussion on a short research text to be provided beforehand by us. Interviews are likely to take place in the first weeks of December.
This opportunity is open to all candidates interested in developing their research skills to make a positive difference to social problems. We welcome applications from individuals who meet the person specifications and with lived experience.

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Posted on: 03 November 2023
Closed date: 22 November 2023 at 09:03
Tags: Policy/Research

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