Senior Equity Research Fellow
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
This job is now closed
Do you want to lead on research that aims to systematically tackle safety inequities?
Do you want to work with and bring together colleagues across patient safety organisations to share learning and co-design safety solutions that benefit everyone?
Do you want to be part of a supportive and inclusive team, committed to growing research capacity in safety equity and producing impactful research?
This important role is based within the National Institute for Heath and Care Research (NIHR) Yorkshire and Humber Patient Safety Research Collaboration (PSRC) working across the SafetyNet (a national collaboration of six PSRCs). The vision of our PSRC is to deliver research that makes care safer for all and more collectively to bring our synergistic interests and skills from across the PSRC to create greater impact.
Main duties of the job
Your role will be multi-faceted, leading in the development and running of a safety equity research network, developing research capacity with safety equity research, driving safety equity projects forward and supporting the delivery of our patient safety equity, inclusion, and diversity strategy. You will guide our work, ensuring that we have a sharp focus on safety inequities across areas of strategic national patient safety importance.
The PSRC is hosted within a wider research network: the Yorkshire Quality and Safety Research group https://yqsr.org. The group comprises researchers and leading academics from the Universities of Leeds, York and Bradford, teamed with clinicians and managers from the Yorkshire and Humber health community, with the ultimate aim of making a real impact on the safety of health and social care services. This means that within your role you will have the opportunity to collaborate with and be a part of a large, multi-disciplinary team.
You will join a caring and motivated team that is committed to delivering inclusive research to inform improvements in the quality and experience of healthcare services. To support this, we are actively working towards a more inclusive and equitable approach within our research community and our projects.
Closing date: 21st February 2024
Interviews date: 5th March 2024
Our People Charter outlines the behaviours we can expect from one another and what you can expect from Bradford Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust:
- We value people
- We are one team
- We care
We're keen to meet people who share these values and are passionate about delivering the highest quality of care to our patients.
Please see attached for the job description document for this post for further details in regards to the main responsibilities of the role.
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