Charity / Voluntary, Emergency Services, Health / Nursing, Medical, Operations, Other, Public Sector, Social Care
Location: Hybrid - the role is based in High Holborn, London with some homeworking
Salary: c£25-27k per annum plus benefits
Hours: Full time (flexible hours)
Start: As soon as possible
Are you an enthusiastic and motivated individual who can help this charity to improve the quality of critical care in the UK? Enjoy working across a range of exciting studies? Looking to develop your research skills and knowledge of research methodology? If so, the charity is looking for a Research Assistant to join their dynamic research team.
About this organisation:
Our client is an independent, scientific, not-for-profit organisation (circa 40 staff), that uses accurate data to help improve the quality of critical care through audit, research and education, conducted with, and in the interests of, patients and those who care for them.
Most recently, they have been centrally involved in the response to COVID-19 through daily/weekly reporting on admissions to, and outcomes from, intensive care and as the UK coordinating centre for the global platform trial, REMAP-CAP.
About the role:
This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual looking to further develop their skills in research methodology and conduct to join their research team in the UKCRC registered Clinical Trials Unit.
You will support Trial Managers and staff in critical care units in the delivery of a range of research studies and clinical trials, across their portfolio of adult and paediatric critical care research. The primary focus will be on the National Institute for Health and Care Research funded randomised clinical trials (RCTs).
What you’ll need to succeed
It is essential that you have a proactive attitude with a clear enthusiasm for conducting clinical research and have experience of working in a research environment. You will have strong administrative and organisational skills with excellent attention to detail. As you will interact with research teams, participating sites and patients or their family members being a good and effective communicator both verbally and written is key.
What you’ll get in return
In return, you will receive an annual salary in the range of £25-27k, working for a well- established not for profit scientific organisation in the centre of London.
You will also receive a benefits package including:
- 25 days holiday per year
- Flexible workingInterest-free season ticket loan
- Enhanced pension scheme
- Enhanced sick pay
- Employee assistance programme
- Access to a range of benefits and discounts focused on Health & Wellbeing, Family, Technology and Exercise & Fitness
- Support with further academic/professional development.
Interviews will be held on a rolling basis, and the advert will be closed if an appointment is made so please do not delay in applying.
Our client is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.
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