Position Details
Reference Number 19252
Position Title Research Nurse - Oncology
Employment Type Temporary Part Time
Directorate Directorate Acute Health
Division Medical Services
Location Northern Health (all campuses)
Award Classification 22 - Registered Nurses - YU13 - RN G3B Y1 RESEARCH
22 - Registered Nurses - YU14 - RN G3B Y2 RESEARCH
Salary (Fortnight) $0.00
Hours 40.00
Position Summary

Northern Health

Research Nurse – Oncology

Part Time, Fixed Term


An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced oncology research nurse to be a part of our expanding health care service! Northern Health is located in a growth corridor in Melbourne's outer northern suburbs. The local area and surrounding suburbs consist of a vastly diverse community at all stages of life.  


This role will involve working in the field of oncology, offering important and significant clinical trials to the local community. Current clinical trials are mainly in the field of breast cancer however, upcoming trials will include gastric cancer and lymphoma.


As our services expand the successful candidate will need to be a part of the process of growth and change, assisting in the implementation and development of workflow that caters to the regulatory requirements and monitoring of high intensity clinical trials.


About you:

  • Current division 1 APHRA nursing registration,
  • Knowledge of the National Statement that pertains to research,
  • Knowledge of clinical trial processes,
  • Knowledge of ethical and research governance submission processes,
  • Ability to work independently,  
  • Knowledge and training in research 'good clinical practice',
  • Chemotherapy administration competencies,
  • Excellent communication skill.

We can offer:

  • The opportunity to join a friendly and progressive team in a rapidly expanding and dynamic organisation.
  • Encouragement to grow, innovate and partake in ongoing training and development programs.
  • Benefits including salary packaging, flexible working arrangements, access to EAP, library access and onsite car parking.

Next Steps . . .


If this opportunity sounds like the next step in your career, then we would love to hear from you. Please click on the 'Apply' button and follow the prompts. For further details, please contact Lynda for a tour - 03 840 58715 or 0437 954 779.


Selection Criteria Desirable: Research Good Clinical Practice training
Desirable: Completed cancer competency course and accredited to deliver chemotherapy in the state of Victoria
Desirable: Oncology clinical trials experience
Essential: Division 1 APRHA registered nurse
Contact Person Lynda harrison
Contact Number 0384058715
Closing Date 29/05/2019
Position Description
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