Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) NHS Foundation Trust comprises Addenbrooke's Hospital and the Rosie Hospital in Cambridge. With over 9000 staff and over 1100 beds the priorities of the Trust focus on a quality service which is all about people - patients, staff and partners. Recognised as providing 'outstanding' care to our patients and rated 'Good' overall by the Care Quality Commissioner, is testament to the skill and dedication of the people who work here. CUH's values - Together- safe, kind, excellent - are at the heart of patient care, defining the way all staff work and behave. The Trust provides accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge, together with specialist services, dealing with rare or complex conditions for a regional, national and international population.
Applications are invited for the post of Clinical Trials Coordinator (Cardiovascular) at the Cambridge Clinical Trials Unit (CCTU) which provides support for clinical studies within the Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre from concept and set up to close down.
The CCTU is expanding its clinical research project coordination team. The post is key for:
• Supporting investigators in the planning, set-up and conduct of clinical research projects within the Trust including the preparation of REC, MHRA and R&D submissions and essential documentation.
• Ensuring that clinical research projects undertaken by CCTU are fully compliant with the applicable regulations and legislation as well as Trust SOPs and policies.
You will be expected to develop strong relationships with investigators and members of research teams, support service personnel and external stakeholders at all levels, to ensure the efficient set-up and conduct of all CCTU portfolio projects. You will be required to work as part of a wider team, including providing advice and guidance to new researchers or members of the CCTU where appropriate.
Previous experience of working in a clinical research environment within NHS, University or pharmaceutical industry is essential for this post.
Interviews are due to take place on 31st May 2019.
Please note:- Internal applicants on permanent contracts can only apply for this post as a secondment and must have the approval of your current line manager before applying.
Benefits to you
We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.
We welcome applications from the Armed Forces.
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