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Are you interested in emergency medicine research nursing?

Posted by Miranda Odam | 20 Mar 2017

EMERGE_ED_6_0317 AdvertEMERGE is currently advertising for a Band 6 Research Nurse part/full time available

Emergency Department Senior Research Nurse, Band 6
Fixed Term contract ending 31st March 2018 in the first instance
Up to 37.5hrs/week (Full or Part Time options)

The Emergency Department at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh has a worldwide reputation for research. In order to coordinate and support the expanding portfolio of research, audit and service improvement, the Emergency Medicine Research Group Edinburgh (EMERGE) was formed in 2008 and continues to grow.

We are currently recruiting an experienced, band 6 research nurse to coordinate and support a range of research projects.

The post will involve screening and recruitment activities, assisting with the care of research participants, teaching, and collecting and managing research data. The scope of studies and projects is expanding, creating an exciting and leading research specialty to work within.

We are looking for an enthusiastic nurse with a genuine interest in research, who has experience working in research and/or the Emergency Department or critical/acute care setting. The successful candidate will need to understand the dynamic and challenging environment of the ED and how that translates to research activity. The post holder will work alongside other senior research nurses and will be supported by the EMERGE team.

Secondment will be subject to agreement from your Line Manager.

For more information and to arrange an informal visit to the department please contact:
Miranda Odam
Research Nurse Manager
EMERGE, Emergency Department
Tel 0131 242 3857

Emma Ward
Research Administrator
EMERGE, Emergency Department
Tel 0131 242 1340

Closing date for applications:
28 March 2017

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