Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement (PPIE) Manager (NIHR RSS) – 1210-23

Lancaster University

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£38,205 to £44,263
professional rata

Closing Date:  

Tuesday 05 December 2023

Interview Date:  

To be confirmed



Half time, 0.60 fte (22 hours)

Lancaster College in collaboration with the Universities of Liverpool, Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan is host to one of many eight Nationwide Institute for Well being and Care Analysis (NIHR) Analysis Help Service (RSS) centres.  It is a new nationwide analysis initiative offering seamless entry to analysis help, recommendation, design and collaboration, from pre-application to post-application for researchers working throughout the remit of NIHR in England.  The centre has additionally been designated because the nationwide RSS Social Care Specialist Centre. 

We’re searching for to nominate a Public Involvement Supervisor working with our Public Involvement Result in develop our centres Affected person and Public Involvement technique and subsequent service plans. The function will present co-ordination in addressing our key targets of embedding affected person and public involvement throughout our centre, in addition to working in collaboration with the opposite centres that make up the nationwide RSS. 

The Public Involvement Supervisor will work as a member of the RSS Central Co-ordination group, working carefully with the Public Involvement Supervisor – Youngsters and Younger Individuals, and our Equality and Range Lead and Engagement Supervisor. The function will present help to the RSS centre methodologists of their public involvement recommendation provision, managing the recruitment, induction and help for service public contributors, and help centre workers and researchers to foster a tradition of innovation and studying about public involvement in analysis. The function will lead on the event and embedding of processes, insurance policies and practices to help significant public involvement throughout the centre’s governance constructions and analysis help actions. The Public Involvement Supervisor may have a key function in: design and implementation of a programme of public involvement actions, assets and help for researchers; and analysis of public involvement on the centre. 

You’ll have well-developed data of public involvement and co-production in analysis design and research supply together with theoretical data and substantial sensible expertise in involving the general public in analysis actions throughout the well being, social care, neighborhood, or third sector. You’ll have wonderful and efficient communication expertise with proof of a capability to interact with individuals from a wide range of backgrounds and facilitate communication between teams; wonderful negotiating, diplomacy and influencing expertise. Together with, expertise supporting committees or teams involving the general public, together with liaising with members, organising conferences and post-meeting follow-up together with writing minutes.

The College supplies an atmosphere that strongly helps the person wants of every worker, selling a wholesome work-life stability. We’re dedicated to family-friendly and versatile working insurance policies on a person foundation, in addition to the Athena SWAN Constitution, which recognises and celebrates good employment apply undertaken to handle gender equality in larger training.

Lancaster College is an internationally oriented college with a robust social orientation in its training and analysis. Our scientists and college students work in shut collaboration with inner and exterior events to unravel international social challenges. Our analysis more and more takes place in multidisciplinary groups, that are strongly intertwined with worldwide networks. With our analysis impression and because of the prime quality of training, Lancaster College can compete with the highest European universities. We put our values to respect one another, construct robust communities and create optimistic change on the coronary heart of what we do.

 We’re proactive in engagement with our workers to assist us perceive the lived experiences of our college neighborhood and to know how we’re doing in making a fairer and extra inclusive College.  Our multi-faith Chaplaincy Centre is a welcoming place for individuals of all faiths and none.  It contains amenities for the Baha’i, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Islam and Jewish faiths and likewise a Muslim Prayer Room.

The place is out there for begin from the first October 2023 and we’re open to discussing versatile working preparations together with working week and days/hours labored and versatile begin and end instances. This submit is obtainable on a part-time foundation. Distant working may also be thought of however attendance at Lancaster College will likely be required on an agreed foundation. 

You’ll be a part of us on an indefinite contract nevertheless the function stays contingent on exterior funding which at the moment is because of come to an finish on thirtieth September 2028. 

For casual enquiries: please contact Sarah Fallon, RSS Programme Supervisor [email protected] 

Additional particulars:
Please observe: Until specified in any other case within the advert wording, all marketed roles are UK primarily based.

The College supplies an atmosphere that strongly
helps the person wants of every worker, while selling the significance
of wellbeing for all our colleagues. We’ve a spread of help networks out there for our workers, and extra data on these might be discovered on the ‘Working at Lancaster’ data web page.

We’re dedicated to family-friendly and versatile
working insurance policies on a person foundation. The College recognises and
celebrates good employment apply undertaken to handle all inequality in
larger training.

We warmly welcome candidates from all sections of the
neighborhood no matter their age, faith, gender identification or expression,
race, incapacity or sexual orientation, and are 
dedicated to selling
range, and equality of alternative.

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