Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Other Allied Health / Medical Science
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 – until April 2022, with option to extend
Full-time – 76 hours per fortnight (9 days per fortnight)
Classification code – RX1-RX7
The Medical Oncology Unit provides co-ordinated multidisciplinary management for adult patients with malignancies. An important component of this care are the Clinical Trial/Research activities we participate in, which enable us to offer forthcoming and novel investigational treatments to our patients. Alfred Cancer Trials (ACT) conducts phase I, II and III trials, and is a participating member of both National and International Clinical Trials Groups, incorporating both pharmaceutical industry sponsored and investigator driven studies across a wide range of tumour types.
The position is with the Alfred Cancer Trials (ACT) team and is as a key resource for the research Study Coordinators and Principal Investigators, in the care of research patients at Alfred Health. The position includes responsibility of processes clinical trial samples, managing patient data bases, assisting with data entry into eCRF’s and maintain investigator site files ISF in accordance with clinical trial protocols, Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and clinical trial Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s). The position will assist in the delivery of direct and indirect care and associated data collection for concurrent research studies, in accordance with the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) Note for Guidance on Good Clinical Practice (CPMP/ICH/135/95) and the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Research Involving Humans.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
Science or Health related degree
Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
Familiar with medical laboratories processes
Excellent computer skills and ability to set up and manage new technology with 3rd Party vendors
Ability to prioritise workload within established policies, guidelines and procedures
Flexibility to work collaboratively within a team and independently.
Initiative and self-motivation is essential to daily tasks.
Demonstrated excellent organizational, problem solving skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work.
Ability to complete tasks efficiently and deliver outcomes as required, with accuracy and attention to detail
Clinical trial experience in the hospital setting
Easy public transport access and discounted staff car parking
If you are interested in this position or would like any further details, please contact Cheryl-Ann Hawkins on 03 9076 7467.
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.