SCPR Charity Number: 258538


Britainís largest independent social research institute, with 160+ staff
and an annual research income of some £12m, now has an attractive vacancy
for a Statistician to work in its Health Surveys Research Group.  The post
is based at SCPRís head offices in Islington, EC1.

SCPR specialises in the design, conduct and reporting of surveys in fields
such as health, education, employment, social security, family finances,
socio-legal issues and political and social attitudes.  Some of our work is
commissioned,  while some is grant-funded; it covers the spectrum from
one-off projects to continuous, long term studies.  We  have an in-house
Survey Methods Centre, a Qualitative Research Unit and an office in Scotland.

We offer competitive salaries,  good prospects for advancement, favourable
working conditions  (including generous holiday entitlement, an excellent
pension scheme and every other Friday off) and a stimulating, hardworking
and friendly environment.

We now have the following vacancy: 

∑ a well-qualified statistician, with several yearsí experience, to join
our Health Surveys Research Group.  Experience of SPSS and working with
large and complex data sets is essential;  knowledge of medical statistics
would be an advantage. 

Salaries range from around £22K to £35K, according to experience.

For an application form and further details, please write, in confidence, to :
Rosemary Peddar
Social and Community Planning Research
35 Northampton Square
London EClV OAX
FAX: 0171 250 1524
email:  [log in to unmask]

Closing date for completed applications:  Mon. 15th February 1999.