Join our team
Research in Practice for Adults is part of the Dartington Hall Trust, an independent charitable organisation trading ethically and sustainably as a social enterprise. As an equal opportunities employer, we are committed to supporting, engaging and developing our staff.
Please see our current opportunities below.
We have a vacancy for a Team Administrator to provide administrative support across all functions of our business (including Business Support, Finance, Events, Publications, Client Account management, Marketing and Communications).
We are seeking a highly organised, creative and energetic individual with strong administration and finance skills with the ability to work flexibly, ensuring deadlines are met. Excellent time management, ability to work as part of a team, computer literacy and numeracy, accuracy and attention to detail and the ability to multi-task are essential.
Please note for this role we are not accepting CVs.
For more information on this role, including a downloadable copy of the job description and how to apply please visit: https://www.dartington.org/team-administrator/
We have an exciting opportunity for a Junior Designer to join our publications, resources and digital design team.
We are seeking a highly organised, creative and energetic individual with a passion for graphic design and the ability to work flexibly, juggling a variety of different projects and ensuring deadlines are met. The role will be varied and the designer will be working across multiple media platforms – including printed resources, online/digital and video/audio – to assist with the production of attractive and effective resources.
The successful candidate will be a confident user of the Adobe Creative Suite and possess a sound knowledge of web-based processes. Quality control, including proof-reading, is also a key aspect of the role – so excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, are essential.
Please note for this role we are not accepting CVs
For more information on this role, including a downloadable copy of the job description and how to apply please visit: https://www.dartington.org/junior-designer-2/
Become an Associate
We are always on the lookout for research, policy and practice experts who want to work with us and become RiPfA Associates on a freelance basis.
Our Associates are great facilitators, skilled researchers, people with evaluation skills, experts on a particular topic within social care, social work practitioners, experienced writers, or a combination of all of these.
If you would like to become a RiPfA Associate, please send us your CV along with a covering letter highlighting your skills and experience and examples of your work (if relevant) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can you design high quality social care research or evaluate existing data sets to find out if a social care intervention is improving the lives of people who access services?
We are looking for researchers and evaluation professionals with experience of working with quantitative data and statistics to join the network of Associates working with RiPfA. As a freelance Evaluation Associate you will work on projects to design and conduct research into social care.