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Research and Development
Band 6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Swansea Bay University Health Board
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Swansea Bay Health Board
£30,401 to £37,267 per annum
26/06/2019 23:59
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Research Nurse

Band 6

Welcome to Swansea Bay University Health Board. We welcome applications from people who share our values: caring for each other, working together and always improving.    

Croeso i Fwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Bae Abertawe. Rydym yn croesawu ceisiadau gan bobl sy’n rhannu ein gwerthoedd: gofalu am ein gilydd, cydweithio a gwella drwy’r amser.

Swansea Bay University Health Board reserve the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

Prior consideration for this vacancy will be given to staff currently awaiting redeployment and we therefore reserve the right to withdraw this advert at any stage.


Applications may be submitted in Welsh.  Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a research nurse to work within the Research and Development Department within Swansea Bay University Health Board. We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic nurse who works well as part of team, is organised and has a flexible approach to work.

The successful candidate will have excellent computer skills, the ability to establish and maintain appropriate documentation and record keeping, excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to prioritise workload and excellent attention to detail. Willingness to participate in training is essential.

The successful candidate will:
-Identify, engage and recruit patients for research projects
-Provide information and support for those involved in research projects -Co-ordinate project recruitment and maintain databases of patient contacts and research data in accordance with the relevant research protocols
-Educate and inform other health professionals, patients and the public about research
-Be responsible for ensuring patients’ treatments, assessments, follow- up and data collection are delivered according to the relevant research protocols

Applications are invited from registered nurses (adult) who should note that applicants would be expected to work across all sites within Swansea Bay University Health Board. Base to be discussed at interview.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.

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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

Elaine Brinkworth 01792 957590

Marie Williams 01792 957551