Research Assistant

Experimental Psychology

University of Oxford, Oxford, UK


  • Posted on: 25th Nov 2021
  • Salary: Grade 6: £29,614 - £35,326 per annum (pro rata)
  • REF: 154686
  • Closes: 10th December 2021
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Part Time

Job Details

Research Assistant

Department of Experimental Psychology, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road

Grade 6: £29,614 – £35,326 per annum (pro rata)

Applications are invited from enthusiastic and motivated research assistants to be part of a team evaluating the effectiveness of KiVa to reduce bullying in UK primary schools. The research team consists of members from four universities in the UK: Oxford, Bangor, Warwick and Exeter.

This is a part-time position (60% FTE), fixed term until 31 August 2022.

The primary role of the post holder will be to assist with collecting qualitative data, questionnaire distribution and data collection at 30 primary schools around Oxfordshire. They will also analyse and disseminate data at local or national presentations, when required.

The successful candidate will hold an undergraduate degree (2.1 or above) together with some experience in a relevant area such as psychology, mental health or education. Also essential for this role is experience of working with children in a school setting, the ability to manage and organise your own research and administrative activities, and excellent communication and IT skills.

An enhanced DBS check is required due to regulated activity involving children.

The closing date for applications is midday on 10th December and interviews will be held on the morning of Thursday 16th December.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.

To apply for this role and for further details, including the job description and selection criteria, please see the link below.

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10-Dec-2021 12:00

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