Position Details
Reference Number 46607
Position Title Research Nurse / Study Coordinator
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time
Entity Monash Health
Department Oncology
Location Monash Medical Centre Clayton
Position Summary

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.

About Monash Health

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities.

About Monash Health Oncology

Monash Health Oncology has a large Clinical Trials Unit and utilizes the Purpose Build State of the Art Clinical Trials Unit at the MHTP to implement new and exciting clinical trial opportunities for our Cancer patients. Our Clinical Trials Unit currently runs up to 130 clinical trials in all aspects of medical oncology, , and which offers patient-centric care to patients with complex needs. The unit is divided into 5 streams, Early Phase, Gi, GU, Breast/Gynae and Lung/other which have their own trial portfolio. These  are  dynamic and fast-paced teams, working in an ever-evolving developmental area of both targeted therapy, immunotherapy, and chemotherapy. A strong collaboration between the unit, the trial sponsors, and Monash Health is required in planning, coordinating and implementing trials to ensure the best possible care for trial patients.

About the Role

Oncology Research is based at Monash Medical Centre in  Clayton, are we  currently opening a study in Cancer patients receiving the COVID vaccine and hence are looking for  Research Nurse Coordinator / Study Coordinator to join our busy Clinical Trials team. Applicants must have some  relevant experience in clinical trials and or oncology therapeutic area to be considered. Applicants can either be a Registered Nurse or a Science Graduates.

Oncology Clinical Trials Unit is a fast paced intense area, and the role of the Research Nurse Coordinator/Study Coordinator is integral in the management and conduct of research and clinical trials both sponsored, collaborative and investigator led clinical trials.

We need a highly adaptive individual who are capable of working both in a team but also need to be self motivated enough to able to work independently, utilizing both their administrative, clinical and data management skills.

  • Day to day coordination of a number of clinical trials within a stream
  • Communicate with team leads, management, investigators and outside vendors
  • Ensure that all trials are conducted safely and in accordance with Monash Health values and ICH GCP guidelines

About You

Have you have been developing your oncology / clinical trials skills or you are an accomplished Research Nurse / Coordinator either way, you are ready to take this next step in your Career. You lead by example, thrive working in a dynamic, fast paced environment and are truly passionate about delivering a high standard of evidence based clinical trials  to all patients. You are an advocate of Monash Health’s Strategic Guiding Principles 

You Are Also:

  • dedicated to safe best practice & quality care
  • committed to delivering patient centred care & a patient advocacy
  • enthusiastic, compassionate & able to work collaboratively
  • excited to be accountable for and manage specific portfolios in our relentless pursuit of excellence

What You Need:

  • Relevant Qualification (aligned to position description)
  • Demonstrated experience (aligned to position description noting  reference to years of experience)
  • Current AHPRA registration (if applicable)
  • Include any other mandatory/required skills or licenses
  • Australian working rights

What We Offer:

  • access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills & knowledge base
  • avenues to further develop your leadership & project management skills
  • mentorship & career guidance
  • support to attend relevant forums & conferences
  • a supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies

In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging to increase your take-home pay, access to onsite staff discounted car parking and gym, uniform and the Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered. 
Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:

  • reference checks
  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months
  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same)
  • proof of immunisation.

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Selection Criteria Clinical Trials / Research Experience

Current APHRA Nursing Registration
Contact Person
NamePositionPhoneEmail
Karen Gillett Oncology Research Manager 0430016573
Advertising Closing 25/06/2021
Proposed End Date 24/06/2022
Position Documents
DescriptionTitle
Research Nurse/Study coordinator Research Nurse Coordinator - Study Coordinator PD March 2021.pdf
Research Nurse level 2B Research Level 2 PD Jan 2021 (1).pdf
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