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Reference Number 45100
Position Title Research Nurse / Study Coordinator
Location The Royal Melbourne Hospital - City Campus, Parkville
Award Registered Nurses [22]
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  • Part Time Fixed Term position (12 months)
  • 48 hours per fortnight
  • Work on varied diabetes and endocrine research projects

The Royal Melbourne is one of Victoria’s largest hospitals providing a comprehensive range of health services including acute, sub-acute, general, and specialist medical services throughout inpatient and community based facilities. We are also a proud part of the world renowned Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, working in collaboration to advance research for continuous improvement of clinical care.

We are looking for a passionate and dedicated individual to join our Diabetes Research team.


This is a Part Time Fixed Term position, working 48 hours per fortnight, based at the Royal Melbourne Hospital - City Campus.

Your Opportunity:


The Research Nurse / Study Coordinator will be an integral team member within the Diabetes Research Unit.

  • Work on several diabetes and endocrine research projects \
  • Work closely with the Diabetes and Endocrinology team
  • Recruitment of clinical trial participants
  • Conducting trial participants study visits
  • Data entry, sample processing
  • Guided management of ethics submissions and reports

About You:

  • Current Nursing Registration with AHPRA
  • Previous research experience or willingness to undertake appropriate education to meet the needs of the position
  • An understanding of good clinical practice guidelines (GCP) and current GCP certification or willingness to undertake appropriate education in this area
  • Ability to contribute effectively as a participative member of a multidisciplinary team
  • Excellent patient management skills
  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work independently whilst maintaining a strong team approach
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Sound phlebotomy skills
  • Willingness to work flexible hours when required
  • Previous diabetes education / management experience or willingness to undertake appropriate education to enhance knowledge level


  • A Values based organisation offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement, including training and research opportunities, and access to mentorship and leadership programs
  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees
  • Salary packaging options and onsite car parking, close to public transport

Find out more about The Royal Melbourne Hospital https://www.thermh.org.au If you have any questions or require more information, connect with us. We look forward to hearing from you.

Melbourne Health is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working With Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

We build teams that embrace our values – caring, excellence, integrity, respect, and unity.

Join us to be the first in Care, Research and Learning

Contact Person Marika Bjorasen
Contact Number 0425 719 141
Alternate Contact Person Prof Peter Colman
Alternate Contact Number 0393427428
Closing Date 21/01/2019
Position Description
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