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Clinical Research Nurse

Band 6

Main area
RNTNE Clinical Research
Band 6
Fixed term - 12 months (secondment)
Part time - 22.5 hours per week
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University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)
£31,878 - £42,046 per annum inclusive pro rata
18/02/2018 23:59

At UCLH (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) our success starts with you.

We want you to come to UCLH, and stay at UCLH; all of our staff have been involved in developing our values.

We believe that UCLH is a better place for patients and staff alike. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.

UCLH has two major strategic projects underway. On Grafton Way, we are building a facility which will be home to one of only two high energy NHS proton beam therapy centres, Europe’s largest centre for the treatment of blood disorders and a hyper modern surgery service.  Close by on Huntley Street we are developing the new Royal National ENT and Eastman Dental Hospitals. Replacing the current hospitals on Grays’ Inn Road, this development will mean we can provide multidisciplinary care to our dental and ENT patients in a modern environment. Our Grafton Way facility is due to open in 2020, with Huntley Street opening in 2019.

NHS staff survey results from 2016, UCLH has been named one of the ten best performing non-specialist trusts against the following statement: “If a friend of relative needed treatment I would be happy with the standard of care provided by this organisation”.

Expressions of interest are sought for an exciting opportunity for a 0.6FTE Band 6 Clinical Research Nurses to take a leading role in the conduct of NIHR portfolio adopted studies being undertaken by the ENT and audiology service.


The post holder will be a key member of the multi-disciplinary clinical and research teams within the RNTNEH & UCL Ear Institute and be actively identify and recruit NHS patients to the current NIHR portfolio adopted studies and provide relevant nursing care.


Responsibilities would include:

  • The co-ordination clinical research portfolio recruitment within the NIHR Clinical Research Network North Thames
  • Screening patient records to identify potential eligible patients and keep up-to-date screening logs
  • Educating and informing patients about current and future studies
  • Obtaining informed consent
  • Undertaking study specific investigations and recording results and adverse events in medical records and study CRFs, ensuring safety of the study participants
  • Keep up-to-date with job specific training i.e. Good Clinical Practice


This post would suit an experienced ENT nurse who is enthusiastic and looking to develop their career in research. The post could offered as part-time (job share) or as a secondment opportunity.


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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