Research Nurse (Fixed Term) at University of Cambridge

Expires in 13 days


We are looking to appoint a Research Nurse to join our established research team to assist with the recruitment of study participants to the Next Generation Childrens Project (NGC)
Next Generation Childrens Project (NGC) was established in 2016 to establish the feasibility of providing rapid diagnostics for children in Neonatal and Paediatric intensive care. The approach has been to consent parents and children for whole genome analysis as a trio and to deliver an interpreted research result within 2-3 weeks of recruitment.
The project seeks to create a fast track pipeline to deliver results in a timely manner to families. The research aims to investigate the best and most appropriate methods to do this.
The post holder will be responsible for ensuring the safe and efficient running of this study whilst maintaining a high standard of participant care. Main responsibilities include recruitment of patients/study participants and their families, the collection of data, maintenance of case report forms, study databases and investigator site files and co-ordinating activities in other centres.
The post holder must have NMC Level 1 registration, knowledge of working on clinical trials or other research. It is essential the post holder can work autonomously and as part of a team.
For informal enquires and further information please contact Lucy Raymond by email flr24@cam.ac.uk or telephone 01223 762609
Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 1 years in the first instance.
Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check (enhanced with children and adults' barred lists). This appointment also requires a Research Passport application.
To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.
Please ensure that you upload a covering letter and CV in the Upload section of the online application. The covering letter should outline how you match the criteria for the post and why you are applying for this role. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.
Please include details of your referees, including email address and phone number, one of which must be your most recent line manager.
Closing Date: 7th February 2019
Interview Date: 14th February 2019
Please quote reference RP17818 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.
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Department of Paediatrics Salary
£32,236-£39,609 Reference
RP17818 Category
Research Published
7 January 2019 Closing date
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