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Research Nurse Consultant

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypePart Time - Fixed Term
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 7 days ago
    Never published
  • Job no: 39813
  • Category: Nurse, Research

Alfred Health

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 : 24 months
  • Part-time : 30.4 - 38 hours per fortnight (0.4 - 0.5 FTE)(negotiable)
  • Location: 553 St Kilda Road, Melbourne Vic 3004
  • Staff benefits

The Department

The Women’s Health Research Program is within the Monash School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine on the Alfred Health campus. We undertake cutting edge research pertaining to common health issues that affect women throughout adult life. Our research program includes studies to determine the health care needs of younger women, women at midlife and older women. Our aim is to enable women to experience the best possible quality of life through research, critical evaluation of available information and professional and community education.

The Role

We are seeking a Research Nurse Consultant for an exciting study of the care of women who have experienced premature menopause. The Research Nurse Consultant will work closely with the Principal Investigators and all associated research and site staff to co-ordinate and support the clinical trial. The Research Nurse Consultant will ensure that a high quality, professional and efficient research service is consistently provided in accordance with good clinical practice and appropriate clinical trial regulations. This position reports to the Senior Clinical Trials Coordinator and training will be provided to the successful candidate.


  • Current AHPRA registration as a registered nurse
  • A tertiary nursing qualification
  • Knowledge of relevant codes and legislation related to human research ethics and research governance within Australia would be an advantage, but not essential
  • Highly-developed planning and organisational skills, with experience establishing priorities, implementing improvements and meeting deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to work as an effective member of a team as well as the ability to exercise high levels of independence, judgement and initiative
  • Highly-developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Be able to co-ordinate the day-to-day operations of the research program or project including experiments, testing or data collection activities, overseeing OHS or patient safety measures, maintaining equipment and materials, waste disposal and ordering of supplies


This is an exciting opportunity to work in an academic unit and be part of clinical research that makes a difference to the health and wellbeing of young women

  • Salary Packaging
  • Discounted car parking
  • Novated leasing

Applications close : 16th September, 11pm

Applicants should provide a cover letter and their CV

All enquiries to Professor Susan Davis: or 03 9903 0827

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.


  • Closed 7 days ago - 16 Sep 2021