Research Nurses

£27,000 to £32,000 (depending on experience) + estimated £2,500 for unsocial hours
21 Feb 2012
19 Mar 2012
Job Type

Research Nurses required for 100-bed clinical research unit with training leading to a
University Certificate in Clinical Pharmacology Practice

£27,000 to £32,000 (depending on experience) + estimated £2,500 for unsocial hours

We are an independent contract research organisation (CRO) with a worldwide reputation for early clinical trials of new medicines, mainly in healthy volunteers, but also in patients. We have new premises with first-class facilities, including wards, laboratories, pharmacy, sleep laboratory and endoscopy unit.

We require full-time, permanent research nurses to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team running phase I clinical trials. Duties include collecting trial data, safety monitoring, and adhering to trial protocols and legislation. This is an opportunity to develop your skills in a new area of practice.

Successful candidates will have:

• adult NMC registration (RGN)
• At least 1 year’s post-registration experience (research experience is not essential)
• excellent organisational ability and written and oral communication skills
• an aptitude for paperwork and knowledge of Microsoft Office

You must also:
• set very high standards for your own performance
• be an exceptional team player

We provide an extensive training and induction programme, for which we have received a National Training Award. Training includes aspects of clinical pharmacology and drug development. Support is given with CPD. You will be a primary contact for senior representatives from major pharmaceutical companies.

Please e-mail your CV with a well-presented covering letter, including details of your eligibility to work in the UK, to:
Stephen Smith, Director of Human Resources

or mail them to him at:

Hammersmith Medicines Research
Cumberland Avenue
London NW10 7EW