Self Employed Researcher required for 6 month part-time project intern work with the Real Ideas Organisation in Plymouth, focussed on the emerging impact of the redeveloped Devonport Market Hall

This work would suit a suitably qualified early career graduate or post-graduate researcher from an economics, urban development, business/management, social science or similar discipline.

The successful applicant will be working with the Real Ideas Organisation on a Self Employed basis, focussing on our redevelopment of the Market Hall in Devonport.

Real Ideas are an energetic, passionate and creative team. We love nothing more than delivering real change for people and communities.

The work is broad, varied and challenging – so bring your a-game and a hefty supply of determination, energy and passion.

Once fully refurbished and open the Market Hall will be a world-class space for creative, digital and immersive experiences, situated in the heart of historic Devonport, Plymouth.

Applying to carry out this work with us

In order to apply for this project work you should send us a full CV and a covering letter (a referee will also be required at a later date). Together your CV and letter needs to evidence the skills, experience and abilities outlined above.

Your application needs to be sent to Real Ideas HR ( by 5pm on the 3rd February 2021. There will then be a process of shortlisting and we expect to interview from this shortlist on 8th February 2021. In the current context it is likely that these interviews will take place remotely. We will then aim to appoint to the project with work due to commence 15th February 2021 and complete 31st August 2021.

Please take time to download and read through the below documents before submitting your application.


Market Hall Role Descriptor

Summative Assessment Logic Model