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Research Officer / Nurse

Cardiff University - Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Research Facility

Location: Cardiff
Salary: £27,924 to £32,344 per annum, pro-rata for hours worked (Grade 5)
Hours: Part Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 1st September 2021
Closes: 29th September 2021
Job Ref: 12344BR

A position is available for a Research Officer / Nurse to support the Biomechanics & Bioengineering Research Centre Versus Arthritis. The position will be based in the Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Research Facility in the School of Engineering. 

The job will focus on supporting all aspects of the research, working as part of a team involved in movement analysis in relation to musculoskeletal health particularly osteoarthritis its causal factors and treatment. It will contribute to the excellent international reputation of the research into arthritis that is well established at Cardiff.

The successful candidate will be RGN qualified or hold a degree in Physiotherapy or have experience in clinical research and recruitment of research participants, have excellent patient-care skills, excellent communication skills, to effectively communicate with patients and all members of the multi-disciplinary team.

This is a part-time position of 21 hours per week and fixed term for 9 months due to project timelines and associated funding.  

Salary: £27,924 – £32,344 per annum, pro-rata for hours worked (Grade 5).

Job ref: 12344BR
For informal enquiries about the post please contact 

For further details about working at Cardiff School of Engineering please contact

Closing date: Wednesday, 29 September 2021

This post has previously been advertised to employees of Cardiff University only.  We now invite external applications.

The School of Engineering holds an Athena SWAN Bronze Award that recognises good employment practice and a commitment to develop the careers of women working in science. Cardiff University is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. For this vacancy we actively encourage women to apply. We will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share opportunities.

“Cardiff University is a signatory to the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA), which means that in hiring and promotion decisions we will evaluate applicants on the quality of their research, not publication metrics or the identity of the journal in which the research is published. More information is available at:"

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