Senior Research Nurse - Vaccine Trials

London (Greater) (GB)
15 Feb 2021
17 Mar 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Compass Life Sciences are partnering with a leading full service CRO developing their own novel platforms to the further development of anti-viral studies. Due to increasing portfolio of studies and an ever increasing need for development in this sector space, our client is looking to grow their team. As such they are looking to appoint a new Senior Research Nurse. To be considered for this role you must have experience working in clinical research and demonstrate leadership in a nursing team in research.   
NMC Registration is essential
Good knowledge of Good Clinical Practice/Previous experience in a clinical trial setting
Valid Immediate Life Support certification
Completed Immunisation and Vaccination (DPC Healthcare providers)
Sound clinical knowledge
Ability to delegate and supervise
Competence in the recording of medical history, vital signs, ECG, phlebotomy and the ability and willingness to learn new skills
Demonstrated ability to manage a Team of clinical professionals and create a productive, satisfying work environment
Ability to work with a degree of flexibility and multi-task
Demonstrated Leadership and strong motivational skills
An understanding of ethical practice and confidentiality
Good IT skills including Word and Excel
Previous demonstrable experience of managing the workload of a nursing team
Experience working within the UK healthcare structure a minimum of 12 months
Well-developed knowledge and understanding of clinical supervision
Experience in delivering clinical training
Main responsibilities  
This is a senior position in the team and will be involved in the oversight of the Research Nursing team. Daily responsibilities include but are not limited to: 
Line management of research nurses, including the hiring and training of new staff
Ensuring procedural compliance
Overall supervision, development and implementation of study delivery strategies
Improvement, development and roll out of SOPs
Maintain relevant reporting and documentation according to the study requirements and ensure appropriate practice of this amongst the team
Promote and adhere to the company SOPs, protocols and Health and Safety Regulations
If you would like to be considered for this opportunity please get in touch with Ben Brown on 02393874320 or  
Compass Associates Ltd. trading as Compass Life Sciences are acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer £200 worth of John Lewis Vouchers for each successful recommendation 

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