Research Fellow Vacancy


Agenda for Change Band 6

Brief Description of the Role:

We are looking for an organised, experienced and enthusiastic research fellow to play a key role in the delivery of a large research programme – the Better Start Bradford Innovation Hub hosted by Born in Bradford. Better Start Bradford is funded by The National Lottery Community Fund to help children in Bowling and Barkerend, Bradford Moor and Little Horton get the best start in life. The Better Start Bradford Innovation Hub, in collaboration with leading academics from the Universities of York, Bradford and Leeds, provides a centre for evaluation of implementation and effectiveness of these innovations, supported by a birth cohort that will recruit 5000 families in the area. The research fellow will support a number of research studies across the programme of work including working directly with local families to collect data, complete analyses and produce reports. The programme will combine the exciting potential of Better Start Bradford to transform the health and well-being of a new generation of children, with the world-leading expertise of the Born in Bradford research cohort

The successful candidate will have experience of qualitative and/or quantitative research in an applied health setting, working as part of a team, and strong knowledge of applied health research procedures. You will be able to work flexibly and responsively to meet the needs of the research programme.

For informal enquires please contact Dr Sara Ahern. Email:, Tel: 01274 383918

This post is funded by The National Lottery Community Fund

Born in Bradford is a registered charity (no. 1061753)

We can offer staff gymnasiums on both hospital sites, excellent pension scheme and advice on childcare.

Closing Date: 05.01.20 (This date may change dependent on the response)

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