Please complete the Moray College Job Application Form and quote the Reference Number. All applicants must complete the form as fully as possible. CVs will not be considered. All appointments are subject to the appropriate PVG Scheme membership or Disclosure Scotland check.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role:

Research Assistant - Computing (Rural Housing Scotland Project)

Reference no.21/045
Salary range £26,616 - £29,184 pro rata, per annum
DurationFixed Term for a maximum of 21 days (Part-time available)
Working hoursMaximum of 150 hours
Closing Date9am on Wednesday 14th April 2021

Moray College UHI is looking to appoint suitable Research Assistant(s) to work with Moray College UHI and the UHI Centre for Rural Health on the development of a virtual consultation system.  It is anticipated the volume of activity required will equate to a maximum of 21 days of work, over a term no longer than three months, equivalent to 150 hours, part-time is available; employed on a supply bank basis.

The successful applicant(s) will be educated to degree level in a subject related to computing and experienced in producing software engineering solutions and good design skills in human computer interaction.

Project objectives are:

  • To provide analysis of current paper-based system/processes and exploration of requirements (with Stakeholders) during the requirements phase.
  • To design the virtual consultation system.
  • To Implement the designed system using software solutions.
  • Knowledge of 3D modelling would also be beneficial.
  • To evaluate and test the agreed system with sign off by main stakeholders

Further details can be obtained from Malcolm Clark or Gillian Bain via email, or 

Candidates who meet the shortlisting criteria will be invited to interview. All appointments are made subject to appropriate PVG Membership. 

We are positive about disabled people and guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for this vacancy.

If you would like any further information regarding the vacancy the Human Resources team are available to assist at the address below:

Human Resources Section
Moray College UHI
Moray Street
IV30 1JJ
01343 576006 (24 hour answer phone)