UCL Institute of Ophthalmology


Research Engagement Assistant

19 July 2021

Applications are invited for a Research Engagement Assistant to be part of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (MEH) and UCL Institute of Ophthalmology (IoO).

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Job details

The post offers an exciting opportunity for someone to play a key role within the Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement (PPIE) Team reporting to the PPIE Lead, Dr Helen Baker.

This post is until 30 November 2022 in the first instance. 

Key requirements

Whilst experience in science or ophthalmology would be advantageous, full training can be provided where necessary, thus candidates possessing the necessary background skills with an aptitude and a willingness to learn are encouraged to apply.

The post would suit a person wishing to develop a career in patient and public involvement and/or engagement. Candidates should be bright, independent and highly motivated, but willing and able to work effectively as part of a team.

Further details

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy please contact Dr Helen Baker  

If you have any queries regarding the application process please email hr.ioo@ucl.ac.uk.

Closing date

2 August 2021

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