Research Supervisor (multiple vacancies) Job title: Research Supervisor (multiple vacancies) Location: Home and London Contract term: contract Salary: £20 per hour Grow your career in nutritional therapy education at ION The Institute for Optimum Nutrition (ION) is one of the UK’s longest established and respected higher education institutions in nutritional therapy. This is an exciting time at the Institute as we look to grow and develop new courses and awards. We have a great opportunity for you to join a hardworking and experienced team and get involved with research activities across the organisation. At ION we aim to create a stimulating, challenging and rewarding learning experience. We do this through sharing a unique fusion of education, research and professional practice and inspiring our students and staff to enrich our communities. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the globe, and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences to build our learning community. We are now looking to recruit a number of research supervisors to support ION students through their undergraduate research journey. The research supervisor will act as a mentor, source of information and facilitator to students as they progress through planning and undertaking a research project. Each project will be unique, and the Research Supervisor will be available to help students in a range of areas such as: formulate their research area and question decide what methods of research to use keep to deadlines evaluate the results of their research ensure their work meets the necessary standards and ethics expected by ION As a Research Supervisor you will: Have either an applied nutrition, nutritional therapy, functional medicine accredited qualification or equivalent Have at studied and conducted research at least to Masters (Level 7) Be required to maintain your professional body membership and/or registrations. If you have a passion to share your love of teaching and nutrition join us. We offer flexible working, but some office attendance and teaching in Richmond and central London could be required, restrictions permitting. For job description and more role details please click here How to apply To apply, please send your CV, with a covering letter to [email protected] Recruitment timeline Applications remain open until the role is filledRole commences March 2021 The Institute for Optimum Nutrition (ION) is an independent educational charity, registered company number 2724405, registered charity number 1013084. We are committed to and champion equality and diversity in all aspects of employment. All staff are expected to understand and promote equality and diversity in the course of their work. We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates, as they are currently under-represented across our workforce. Appointments are made on merit.