Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
Fixed term Full Time or Part Time -12 month contract
Starting June 2019
Up to 80 hours per fortnight with ADO if full time
Located on Level 4, 607 St Kilda Rd Melbourne 3004
This position will sit within Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre (MAPrc), which is an organizational unit within Monash University Central Clinical School, but which also has equal affiliation with The Alfred, one of the largest teaching hospitals in Melbourne. MAPrc conducts innovative research to both broaden the understanding of mental illness and develop innovative treatments for mental illness.
Cutting edge clinical research
Supportive team environment
Excellent professional development opportunities
MAPrc (Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre) are seeking a Research Manager to join the Women's Mental Health division as a maternity leave replacement, to manage a team or research staff and students and to oversee and manage a number of ongoing clinical trials in women’s mental health involving the use of novel medications for psychiatric illness including Schizophrenia, Borderline Personality Disorder and Depression. The role will have project, grant and ethics responsibilities, as well as HR and financial management and reporting duties
This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to an exciting and topical area of research. The role will potentially also involve learning to work with patients with acute mental illness, familiarisation with neuroscience and development of sound understanding of clinical trial procedures and guidelines.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
A degree in a relevant health science field, from a recognised university with subsequent relevant work experience in mental health, nursing or other allied health discipline OR an equivalent combination of experience and training;
Demonstrated experience in people management
Clinical Trials experience
Sound knowledge of ICH-GCP guidelines
Experience in managing budgets, grants, and projects
Ability to establish rapport with patients, health practitioners and colleagues
This role is a full time, 12-month contract position, with potential for contract extension depending on circumstances
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.