Job & Funding Opportunities – w/c 6th June 2022
NHS Scotland Innovation Fellowship Scheme
This award provides funding for protected time for one day a week to contribute to, conduct and lead innovation projects. The aim of the Innovation Fellowship Scheme is to strengthen the innovation culture to solve real problems in the NHS and social care, improving the quality, efficiency and sustainability of health and care delivery and supporting NHS Scotland’s Re-mobilise, Recover, Re-design Framework. The scheme will support NHS Scotland staff in developing an innovation career within their post. All information on what is involved is available here: NHS Scotland Innovation Fellowships – Chief Scientist Office. Applications for the first Cohort of this Fellowship will close at 5pm on Wednesday 15th June 2022.
Family Outreach Worker (Fathers)
Circle is a children and families charity who are currently seeking applications for the Father’s Worker project, providing support to fathers affected by substance use who have care of or contact with their children. The Outreach Worker post is funded by the Corra Foundation and West Lothain Council until June 2025. The application deadline is Monday 13th June 2022, with interviews scheduled for Tuesday 21st June. Full details can be accessed here.
University of Stirling: Research Fellow
The Salvation Army Centre for Addiction Services and Research, based at the University of Stirling, are looking to appoint a Research Fellow with advanced skills in health data science/statistics/epidemiology. The post holder will work with a multi-disciplinary team on a Chief Scientist Office funded project ‘Release’: Understanding mental health and substance use service access for people released from prison. The closing date for applications is Thursday 30th June 2022 with interviews expected to take place on Tuesday 30 August 2022. More information on the job specification is available here.