Clinical Nurse - Research Coordinator (Oncology)

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The Townsville Hospital and Health Service vision is one of excellence… to emerge the leader in health care, research and education for regional Australia.

Do you have what it takes to make a substantial contribution to our vision?
Are you:

  • Excited to take the next step in your career mission?
  • Passionate, committed and dedicated to your profession?
  • Prepared to question and advocate for what is important?

About your opportunity

The Townsville University Hospital Clinical Trials Unit, Cancer Services participates in a number of multi-centre clinical trials. The purpose of this position is to work with other nurse researchers and medical leads to coordinate these trials locally at Townsville as a primary site and Mackay, Mt Isa and Cairns within the Northern Cluster. This includes education to staff and patients on the trial, enrolment of patients, follow up of enrolled patients, data collection and preparation of reports while ensuring trial governance requirements are satisfied for a clinical trial conducted using the tele-trial model.

Generous remuneration package value up to $71,367 p.a. comprising salary range of $59,712 to $63,939 p.a. (Nurse Grade 6), 17.5% leave loading, 12.75% employer contribution to superannuation. Other employment benefits may include: professional development, salary sacrificing options, shift and locality allowances, corporate discounts, wellness programs and the EAP.

To be successful in this role, you must be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Bachelor of Nursing or equivalent and current AHPRA registration.
  • Advanced clinical problem-solving skills and ability to plan and evaluate interventions for patients enrolled onto clinical trials in oncology.
  • Ability to build and maintain effective relationships with the multidisciplinary team, patients and other stakeholders, including participation in relevant networks.
  • High standard of written and oral communication skills within the multidisciplinary team, patients and their families.

Why make the change?
Our gorgeous weather promotes an outdoor lifestyle as the sun shines nearly all year round (over 320 days/year).

Enjoy the benefits of urban living without being trapped in a commuter nightmare of metropolitan traffic.

Appreciate the country town `feel' and change your pace as you absorb the local tropical/coastal flow.

Living in Townsville ( ); a vibrant, dynamic city and the largest regional centre in Northern Australia allows easy access to The Strand ( ) and Magnetic Island. ( ) Plus, the city heart provides opportunity for boutique shopping, fine dining experiences, cultural events ( ) and a bustling nightlife.

Unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

26 July 2020
Location: Australia Queensland Townsville region
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

This career opportunity is no longer open.
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