Research Nurse in Uro-oncology

West Yorkshire / Leeds, West Yorkshire
University Grade 6 (£25,513 - £30,434 pa)
01 Sep 2014
29 Sep 2014
Nursing Field
Academic, Hospital, Oncology
Job Type

Medicine & Health

Research Nurse in Uro-oncology

A motivated and ambitious Nurse, you will join an active team involved in clinical and pre-clinical studies in urological malignancy, particularly bladder cancer.

A Registered Nurse (Adult), you will have relevant post-registration clinical experience including experience in venepuncture.  Your effective interpersonal and communication skills will be essential for recruiting patients and liaising with hospital staff and colleagues.

Working both independently and as a member of the team you will recruit patients to relevant local, national and international studies, collect information from consenting participants using questionnaires, collect/organise blood and tissue samples and obtain relevant follow-up clinical data where appropriate.

You will have the ability to accurately collect and enter data and will be competent in the use of word processing and database packages as well as an ability to work on your own initiative to tight deadlines.

Additional duties will include assisting with related patient support where necessary. You must be flexible in working hours and be willing to undertake occasional travel away from home.

University Grade 6 (£25,513 - £30,434 pa) dependent on qualifications and relevant experience.

The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies  ( The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. The School of Medicine gained the Bronze award in 2013.  We are committed to being an inclusive medical school that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.

Informal enquiries regarding the post should be directed to Professor Maggie Knowles, email:

If you have any specific enquiries about your online application please contact Sharon Collins, email:

Closing date: 24 September 2014    

JobRef: MHCAP0039 

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