7 Dec 2017

Fixed-term Research Nurse

The University of Auckland – Te Whare Wānanga o Tāmaki Makaurau – Posted by University of AucklandAuckland, Auckland, New Zealand

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Auckland University

Job Description

Department of Anaesthesiology

Faculty of Medical & Health Sciences

The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s leading university, with a turnover of $1.1bn, including research revenue of over $200m generated across eight diverse faculties and two research institutes. We employ more than 5400 academic and professional staff to support over 41,000 students, making us one of NZ’s largest employers.

We have an exciting opportunity for a dynamic Research Nurse to coordinate and support research studies conducted through the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences’ Department of Anaesthesiology.

The opportunity

  • You’ll oversee and proactively manage research projects, including recruiting patients, developing and monitoring processes for data collection and analysis, and managing ethical and institutional approval processes.
  • This includes recruiting participants, collecting participant data, monitoring the progress of studies, and assisting with the writing and designing of study documents including protocols, Case Report Forms (CRFs), and participant documents.
  • Qualified with a nursing degree or equivalent, you’ll be a New Zealand-registered nurse with a current practicing certificate.
  • You’ll be experienced and knowledgeable in medical research and data collection in a clinical environment.

You’ll be working with a small and vibrant research group who will provide peer support and professional development for each other. You’ll thrive on the stimulation and variety provided by interacting with clinicians, scientists, and patients on a regular basis within the University and Auckland Hospital.

Why us?

As a University of Auckland staff member, you can look forward to a generous benefits package including 5 weeks’ annual leave, more than 300 courses and workshops designed to support your professional development, and standout facilities for staff members who are also parents – it’s no wonder we’ve just been voted New Zealand’s most attractive employer in education.*

This is a full time, fixed term position for a duration of 12 months, available at Professional Staff Level 5.

Applications close on Sunday 7th January 2018.

*Randstad Awards 2017.

The University is committed to meeting its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi and achieving equity outcomes for staff and students in a safe, inclusive and equitable environment.  For further information on services for Māori, Pacific, women, LGBTI, people with disabilities, parenting support, flexible work and other equity issues go to www.equity.auckland.ac.nz

How to Apply

In order to apply you will first need to register with the University by completing an online user profile via their website. APPLY NOW by clicking HERE to register with the University's website.  Search by the Job ID number: 19439. Please combine your cover letter and CV as one document when submitting your application. To successfully download the full Job Description you should ensure you have pop-up blocker disabled and file downloads enabled (in Internet Explorer enabling file downloads is done by navigating to Tools > Internet Options > Security > Custom Level and select radio button to enable File Downloads). If you are experiencing difficulty in any aspect of the application process or if you do not receive a confirmation email that you have applied for a role, please contact recruitment@auckland.ac.nz or Phone 09 923 1115. Applications close: Sunday 7th January 2018.

Job Categories: Research. Job Types: Fixed-term.

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