Research Healthcare Assistant | Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Job details
Posting date: 09 April 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £19,737 - £21,142 pro rata per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 09 May 2021
Location: Sutton-In-Ashfield, NG17 4JL
Company: Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 3040738/214-CEN21-03-17

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We are currently looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated Research Healthcare Assistant to join the Research Team to support the research portfolio at Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Therefore, if you have a keen interest in, or have experience working in research/ clinical trials within the NHS and are looking for an exciting new challenge than this opportunity might be for you.

Significant experience of working within an acute healthcare or research environment is required.

This post is funded by the Clinical research Network East Midlands but the post holder will be employed on a fixed-term contract by Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS foundation Trust.

Your role will be:
• To support NIHR portfolio research projects, along with clinical cover within the Research and Innovation department by carrying out a range of administrative and patient care tasks under the guidance and supervision of research nurses and study investigators.
• To undertake clinical tasks of phlebotomy, performing ECG and Cannulation

In May 2020, Kings Mill Hospital, was rated Outstanding by the CQC. Newark Hospital and Mansfield Community Hospital are both rated Good and all 15 of our services are rated Good for Safety with 5 Outstanding services. We know safe, patient centred care is delivered by well supported people and in 2018 and 2019 colleagues at Sherwood rated us the best Acute Trust in the Midlands. In 2019, in the Freedom to Speak Up Index, we were the top rated Acute Trust in the East Midlands.

We provide outstanding healthcare across the community to 500,000 people in Mansfield, Ashfield, Newark and parts of Derbyshire and Lincolnshire. We work with 5,000 colleagues in our three hospitals and have well established relationships with health and social care partners through the Mid Notts Integrated Care Partnership.

We have an open, inclusive and diverse culture and we would like you to be part of the team.

Richard Mitchell, Chief Executive”

This advert closes on Friday 23 Apr 2021

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