Job title: Funded Researcher
Organisation: University of Wales Trinity Saint David in collaboration with The Football Association of Wales Trust
Hours: Full time for three years
Salary: UK/EU tuition fees plus stipend starting at £14.629 per annum for 2019/20
Closing date: 21 June 2019
Applications are invited for a PhD studentship funded by the Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarship (KESS 2 East) scheme intended to start October 2019.
‘Footie Families’ is an evaluation of a family engagement intervention to improve pre-school children’s motor development.
The focus of the project is improving children’s physical development and physical activity through engagement with parents. The successful applicant will use appropriate playful activities with the idea of developing engagement from the power of football.
To be considered, candidates will have completed a BA or BSc honours degree at a minimum 2:1 level in a relevant subject. Candidates will also have a Masters degree in a relevant field.