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COVID-19 Vacancy Research Practitioner

NHS AfC: Band 5

Main area
Research and Innovation
NHS AfC: Band 5
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
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Royal Stoke
Stoke on Trent
£24,907 - £30,615 per annum
Salary period
30/11/2020 23:59

If there is a high volume of applications the advert may be closed early. Please apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. (This does not apply to any medical staffing posts)

Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.


We have an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic and highly motivated registered healthcare professionals to join the Research and Innovation Directorate Team at University Hospital of North Midlands NHS Trust (UHNM) - to support a wide range of clinical research studies.

The key roles require the individual to have excellent communication skills at all levels; are confident working in partnerships and on their own, developing relationships and working as part of a team within the research environment. You need to have a positive attitude and to help develop an effective research culture within UHNM

The role consists of screening clinics for eligible participants, recruitment, consent, assessment, data collection, follow-ups, preparation, storage of samples and other clinical duties as required.

You will be responsible for ensuring that clinical trials are run in accordance with ICH-GCP and other regulatory standards.

We are looking for an individual who is committed to providing quality care, highly motivated to learn and develop further and wants to be part of dedicated team with a strong patient focus.

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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Kamaraj Karunanithi
Telephone number
01782 672650 or 01782 675385
Additional information

Keira Watts

01782 672650 or 01782 675385



If you have problems applying, contact

University Hospitals of North Midlands - Royal Stoke
Newcastle Road
Stoke on Trent
01782 671437 (internal 71437)