Research Nurse (at the rank of Nurse) in the Clinical Trials Centre (Ref: 508557) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
The Clinical Trials Centre (HKU-CTC) is a leading clinical trials management platform established under the LKS Faculty of Medicine (HKUMed) and dedicated to managing and facilitating international-standard clinical trials on new drugs, medical devices and medical technologies. HKU-CTC offers long-term development opportunities to passionate talents who are devoted to a career in the clinical trial profession.
HKU-CTC’s Phase 1 Clinical Trials Centre (Phase 1 Centre) is a professional clinical trials facility located in Queen Mary Hospital and dedicated to conducting phase 1 and early phase clinical trials. The Phase 1 Centre is seeking talents who have the passion in promoting healthcare advancement through practising clinical research.
Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Nursing and be registered with the Nursing Council of Hong Kong, preferably with 1 year’s nursing experience. Holder of a Basic Life Support (BLS) / Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certificate and a venipuncture certificate is preferred. Experience in clinical research is not necessary as comprehensive on-job training will be provided, though some experience in clinical trial operations and basic knowledge in Good Clinical Practice are added advantages. Applicants should have good coordination and problem-solving skills, good interpersonal and communication skills, and commitment to quality and compliance. They should also be detail-minded, able to handle multiple concurrent tasks, and self-motivated. A good command of written and spoken English and Chinese is a must.
The appointee will undertake clinical trial coordination and operations responsibilities, including but not limited to study planning and management, trial volunteers recruitment and screening, performing study procedures, data collection and documents management, medical emergency management, facilities management and quality management, as well as communicating with research teams and internal/external collaborators; and perform other duties as assigned. Working outside normal business days or hours may be required occasionally.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University’s career site (https://jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start from October 20, 2021 and continue until November 5, 2021 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.