Clinical Research Support Nurse


Job Description

Do you have a passion for improving patient care and treatment pathways? Then come and join our established and dynamic research team where you will spend your time as an essential part of our team.

Research is an integral part of healthcare and Clinical research nurses play a vital role in delivering clinical research, and ultimately improving patient care and treatment pathways

An opportunity has arisen within the Research and Development Department for a Clinical Research Nurse to support the Cancer Research Team. This is a Band 5 post, initially for 2 years, with the potential for extension dependent upon continued funding.

We are looking for a highly motivated team player who is interested in supporting research delivery. Ideally you will have Oncology/Haematology experience or experience working in a clinical research environment and knowledge of the research process in the NHS. Excellent IT skills are also a requirement for this role.

The post holder will be involved in the day-to-day running of clinical trials which involves recruitment, treatment, monitoring, and collection of blood for pharmacokinetic / pharmacodynamics studies, and the provision of support to the patients involved. You will also be expected to liaise with study sponsors and other research partners.

This post offers the opportunity to develop your clinical and research skills, and to be part of a growing research community. Full research training and continuing professional development is considered a high priority within the team and will be provided from induction onwards.

Delivering relevant, important clinical research for our patients is all part of a day’s work in our friendly Research and Development Team at the James Paget University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

For further information or an informal chat please call:

Wendy Harrison, Cancer Research Nurse, Tel: 01493 453492 or [email protected]

Amanda Ayers, Senior Clinical Research Nurse, Tel: 014933878 [email protected]


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