Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Senior Research Nurse

Band 7

Main area
Band 7
Full Time 37.5 Hours Per Week
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Churchill Hospital
£31,696 to £41,787 pa
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The Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research.

The Trust comprises of four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton Hospital in Banbury.

Our values, standards and behaviours define the quality of clinical care we offer and the professional relationships we make with our patients, colleagues and the wider community. We call this Delivering Compassionate Excellence and its focus is on our values of compassion, respect, learning, delivery, improvement and excellence. These values put patients at the heart of what we do and underpin the quality healthcare we would like for ourselves or a member of our family. Watch how we set out to deliver compassionate excellence via the OUH YouTube channel.

Many of our recruitment programmes use values-based interviewing to identify those who have the skills we seek, who share our values and who are able to deliver compassionate excellence from the outset. We know that this makes a significance difference to your job satisfaction and above all the outcomes and experience of our patients and their families.

For more information about our Values and Value Based Interviewing please visit  http://www.ouh.nhs.uk/about/vision-and-values/default.aspx


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic senior research nurse who has management and research experience to lead our Late Phase Oncology Research Team. We are looking for someone with drive and ambition to help us deliver our late phase oncology clinical trials portfolio and promote high quality patient care. The role involves managing the research nurses, data team and your own caseload of patients and trials portfolio.
You will be an experienced nurse, ideally with experience of working within oncology (but not essential) and the clinical research structure within the UK.

Potential candidates should be able to demonstrate:
• Experience of managing clinical staff
• Relevant post registration experience
• Clinical Research experience
• Good interpersonal and communication skills.

Candidate with managerial experience or research experience will be considered.

Closing Date 25th June 2017

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Sandie Wellman, Consultant Nurse. Telephone 01865 235294, Email sandie.wellman@oncology.ox.ac.uk and Prof Andy Protheroe email Andrew.protheroe@oncology.ox.ac.uk

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