Research Nurse (Fixed Term)

University of Cambridge - Department of Radiology

The Department of Radiology is looking to appoint a Research Nurse to work with the Department's full-time and part-time Research Nurses on the various on-going clinical trials (e.g. cancer studies as well as other imaging studies). This new post is partly funded by CRUK Cambridge Centre.

The role holder will assist in the recruitment of patients to imaging studies within Radiology and will help coordinate clinic visits and imaging examinations for such patients. S/he will assist in accurate record keeping with particular reference to case report files and databases and will assist with monitoring visits and to liaise closely with and be the first point of contact for all recruited patients.

Previous involvement in research/clinical studies is desirable. Experience of dealing with members of the public and a willingness to work as part of a team are essential. The successful applicant will be expected to work within the framework of Good Clinical Practice.

Informal enquiries about this post may be directed to Mrs Sarah Hilborne

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available until 31 March 2022 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) and a health assessment. This appointment also requires NMC Registration and a Research Passport application.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: This will take you to the role on the University’s Job Opportunities pages. There you will need to click on the 'Apply online' button and register an account with the University's Web Recruitment System (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. 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 for applications is the 29th October 2017, with interviews likely to be held w/c 13th November 2017.

Please quote reference RQ13414 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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