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Vacancy details

Closing date: 15 December 2019
Interview date: 09 January 2020
Location: Leeds

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Programme Grants for Applied Research - Subcommittee Membership

We are pleased to announce an excellent opportunity has arisen to participate in Programme Grants for Applied Research assessment committees. These prestigious appointments offer senior applied health researchers the chance to take part in and gain experience of making recommendations to NIHR for large scale, high quality programmes of research for the benefit of patients and the NHS.

Programme Manager - NIHR Academy

Grade AfC Band 6 (£30,401 - £37,267)

Two exciting opportunities have arisen for enthusiastic and proactive individuals to join the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Academy (NIHR Academy) as Programme Managers in the Integrated Pathways and Personal Awards teams.

The roles will involve planning and implementing the management of two of our flagship national research training programmes over an annual cycles.

The first role is within the Integrated Pathways team and will be responsible for the management of the schemes that form part of the Integrated Academic Training programme for doctors and dentists, and the HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic programme for healthcare professionals.

The second role is within the Personal Awards team and will be responsible for the management of schemes that form part of the NIHR Fellowships programme.

You must be an excellent communicator with the ability to prioritise, schedule and manage the delivery of a complex, wide ranging, time-critical and unpredictable workload.

The NIHR is the nation’s largest funder of health and care research and has a mission to improve the health and wealth of the nation through research. The NIHR Academy plays a pivotal role in attracting, training and supporting the best researchers and complements the additional NIHR investment in world-class research facilities and a skilled research workforce.

The NIHR Academy Executive manages the NIHR Academy on behalf of the Department of Health and Social Care and is responsible for development and coordination of NIHR academic training and research
capacity development. NIHR Academy Executive is hosted by Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

If you would like to speak to someone about these vacancies, please contact:

James Fenton, Assistant Director – Integrated Pathways, 0113 532 8391
Nicola Melody, Assistant Director – Personal Awards, 0113 532 8427

Closing date: 15 December 2019
Interview dates: 9 January 2020

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