Welsh Government

Current opportunities

Looking for a new opportunity to work with researchers in Wales? The latest opportunities for members of the public are posted below. If you need more information on any of the opportunities, please phone the team on 02920 230457 or email research-involvement@wales.nhs.uk.

If you would like to apply for an opportunity you can submit an expression of interest. Please note you will need to have registered to the involvement community and read the public involvement agreement before expressing your interest.


Become a member of a Trial Steering committee

Deadline: Midday on 30 October 2018

Two individuals are required to become a part of the trial steering committee. Successful individuals will be required to oversee the data analysis phase of the trial. Meeting will be held either via teleconference or face to face and the trial should end in October 2019. 

Become involved in a study that is looking into the management of long-term mental health difficulties together with an end of life diagnosis

Deadline: Midday on 20 November 2018

Two individuals to become members of the MENLOC Stakeholder Advisory Group. Chosen individuals will be required to attend the first meeting in Cardiff on Tuesday 4 December between 12:00-15:00. The project will run for a 15 month period and individuals will be expected to attend three half day meetings over this period, in person.

Individuals on the group will be required to use their lived experience to inform decisions made by the research team and also advise on how to make the research findings accessible.  


Become involved in reviewing the research findings of a study looking at the provision of gluten-free food 

Deadline: Midday on 26 October 2018

Two individuals are required to review and feedback comments on the initial research findings, to look at the transcribed interviews to check for accuracy and that no themes have been missed. To also discuss and order emerging themes and to ensure no researcher bias. 

Successful individuals will be sent the documents and initial themes to review via the post and this should take around half a day. They would then be contacted via telephone by the researcher to feed back their views on the documents.