Clinical Trials Researcher (fixed term) (University of Nottingham)

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Closing Date
13 Dec 2019
£27,511 to £30,046 per annum
This is a full-time (36.25 hours per week), fixed-term post until 31 March 2021.

Applications are invited for the post of Clinical Trials Coordinator, within Stroke, Division of Neuroscience. The position will be based at the Clinical Sciences Building, Nottingham University Hospitals, City Campus. We are registered as a HSRC (Hyper-Acute Stroke Research Centre), working on clinical trials contributing towards the NIHR portfolio. The role will include a mixture of both ward and office-based responsibilities.

We are looking for a highly motivated and personable individual, who works well as a member of a multi-disciplinary clinical team, as well as on their own initiative. The role holder will be responsible for facilitating the consenting process for hyper-acute stroke CTIMPs, alongside consultants. Additional responsibilities include trial management, assessing eligibility for observational trials and randomised controlled trials, approaching patients and their relatives in a ward-based environment, performing baseline assessments, follow ups and data entry. The successful candidate will also be expected, with training, to perform clinical skills such as venepuncture and ECGs.

Applicants should hold a degree, or equivalent, in psychology or a relevant healthcare profession, or current registration with the NMC. Applicants should also have experience of working in clinical trials with an ability to work out of hours and at weekends on occasion.

This is a full-time (36.25 hours per week), fixed-term post until 31 March 2021.

For more information and to apply, please click here. 

Further Information

It is a condition of this post that satisfactory enhanced disclosure is obtained from the 'Disclosure and Barring Service'.

Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, visit;

Contact Details

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Amanda Buck, tel: 0115 8231772 or email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.