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Clinical Trials Assistant

NHS AfC: Band 4

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NHS AfC: Band 4
Fixed Term/Secondment for 24 Months
Full and part time hours
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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
£21,089 - £23,761 per annum, pro rata
27/05/2019 23:59

At NNUH it is our privilege to provide healthcare to over one million people across Norfolk and surrounding areas. Our vision is to ‘provide every patient with the care we want for those we love the most’, and if this inspires you and you share our values, we really want you to join our team. 

Our values support our vision and guide the behaviour of everything we do, these are:.


We look after the needs of our patients, carers and colleagues, to provide a safe and caring experience for all.


We act with care, compassion and kindness and value others’ diverse needs.


We take an honest, open and ethical approach to everything we do.


We work as one team and support each other to maintain the highest professional standards.


We continuously learn and improve to achieve the best outcomes for our patients and our hospital. 

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** Fixed term contract / secondment opportunity for 24 Months **

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated, flexible and organised Clinical Trials Assistant to work primarily in the Rheumatology Research Team at NNUH. We are a busy research team with a varied portfolio of studies primarily looking at biologic therapies and quality of life for patients with rheumatological conditions. Ideally applicants will have clinical trials experience however the required skills can be taught within the role. We are looking for an individual with excellent communication and interpersonal skills who can manage their own workload and work with minimal supervision.

Working with the other members of the research team, the post holder will carry out all aspects of recruiting to clinical trials. This will include but is not limited to consenting participants, carrying out study specific procedures and providing administrative support.

For the right candidate this post offers varied duties, an opportunity to acquire knowledge about the conduct of clinical trials and the satisfaction of making a real contribution to Clinical Research.

**  If you are considering applying for this post on a secondment basis, please discuss with your Line Manager prior to applying to ascertain whether this could be supported. **

Full and part time hours available.

Open for applications: 13th May 2019

Close for applications: 27th May 2019

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Applicant requirements

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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Further details / informal visits contact

Elie Trounce - Interim Research Matron

Tel: 01603 646100