Student Assistants

Are you looking for part time work and to add experience to your CV?

The Oxford Institute of Nursing and Allied Health Research (OxINAHR) is seeking a student assistant to help the researchers and manager with its research and administration activities.

This role is for 15 weeks with up to 5 hours per week (negotiable) and is only open to existing students at Oxford Brookes University.

Candidates are required to show: administrative experience or a willingness to learn; good IT skills; problem-solving skills; flexible approach to working; and excellent communication skills.

Candidates should submit a CV and covering letter to the Manager of OxINAHR, Tracy McAteer via


Job description

Title of post: Student Assistant

Grade of post: 3 (Casual, £16,357 pro rata, approx. £8.50 per hour)

Immediate line manager: Manager of Oxford Institute of Nursing and Allied Health Research (OxINAHR)

Main duties:

A student providing research assistance would support research projects and events working under the supervision of a staff researcher. Indicative duties include:

1. Providing administrative support for research tasks, e.g -

  • Photocopying, organising and collating materials
  • Helping with the organisation of research events
  • Helping update and organise existing research materials

2. Undertaking basic literature searches under supervision

3. Undertaking basic case searches under supervision

4. Undertaking basic data collection tasks under supervision


Role holders will be required to maintain high levels of confidentiality regarding information handled

International students must not work more than 20 hours per week during semester time