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Position: Research nurse/technician
Institution: University College London
Department: Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: Registered general/research nurses or Research technicians are required to carry out the clinical examinations according to standardised research protocols so as to ensure that complete high quality data are obtained on study. Some data entry of the data collected may be required as and when the need arises
Requirements: Registered general nurses with at least one year post registration experience or Research technicians with at least one years’ relevant experience are required to carry out clinical examinations (blood pressure, height & weight, lung function, PWV, physical functioning measures) according to standardised protocols. Venepuncture skills are essential
   
Text: Research nurse/technician, - Ref:1782770 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health Specific unit / Sub department Whitehall II Study Location of position London Grade 6 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) ?28,574 - ?32,607 per annum Duties and Responsibilities This is an exciting opportunity to gain research experience on one of the most prestigious longitudinal studies, The Whitehall II Study. Run from the Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health at University College London, the study is now in its thirteenth phase of data collection. This involves participants completing a medical examination either at our clinic in central London or in their own home, and a detailed questionnaire. The examination includes the following tests: Blood Pressure Blood Sampling Cognitive function tests Height and weight measurements Pulse Wave Velocity (PWV) Lung Function Physical functioning measures The questionnaire includes questions on their health, medication and lifestyle. Registered general/research nurses or Research technicians are required to carry out the clinical examinations according to standardised research protocols so as to ensure that complete high quality data are obtained on study. Some data entry of the data collected may be required as and when the need arises. This post is full-time for one year from 1st March 2019. Key Requirements Registered general nurses with at least one year post registration experience or Research technicians with at least one years? relevant experience are required to carry out clinical examinations (blood pressure, height & weight, lung function, PWV, physical functioning measures) according to standardised protocols. Venepuncture skills are essential. For nurses, previous research experience is not essential as full training in all protocols will be given. Further Details A job description and person specification can be accessed via the link at the bottom of this page. To apply for the vacancy please click on the ?Apply Now? button below. If you have any queries regarding the application process please contact Floriana Bortolotti (020 3108 6286, f.bortolotti@ucl.ac.uk ). Informal enquiries should be made to: Beverly Milne (020 7679 1690, b.milne@ucl.ac.uk ). We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level. We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible. Closing Date 23 Jan 2019 Latest time for the submission of applications 23:59 Interview date 28 January 2019 Our department holds an Athena SWAN Silver award, in recognition of our commitment and demonstrable impact in advancing gender equality. This role does not meet the eligibility requirements for a tier 2 certificate of sponsorship under UK Visas and Immigration legislation. Therefore UCL will not be able to sponsor individuals who require right to work in the UK to carry out this role. This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job. Job description and person specification Apply Now
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