Central Trial Coordinator

Latrobe Regional Hospital

Traralgon, VIC

Posted 5/17/2021

Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) is the major provider of specialist health services in the Gippsland region, east of Melbourne. Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency and intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.

LRH has a number of outstanding facilities following a recent expansion. These include a cardiac catheterisation laboratory, large Emergency Department, endoscopy suites and modern and contemporary inpatient units. These complement extensive Allied Health amenities including a gym and pool. LRH is the regional provider of mental health services in Gippsland. LRH Mental Health Service operates an integrated specialist mental health program across the region and provides inpatient and community mental health care for adults, children and young people and older persons. Gippsland provides a fantastic regional lifestyle with easy access to Melbourne.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and suitably qualified Central Trial Coordinator to join the Research Unit at Latrobe Regional Hospital on a part-time to full-time basis until June 2022 (with the potential for ongoing employment dependant on funding) for 48-80 hours per fortnight.

Reporting to the Research Manager, the successful applicant will play an important role in managing a suit of cancer-related clinical teletrials and will intergrate information from sponsors, investigators and oncology teams. 

The successful applicant will be required to: Manage a suit of cancer-related clinical trials including elements of patient care with a significant degree of project management and administrative processes.

To be successful in this position you will need to have:

  • Evidence of relevant qualifications

  • Experience in clinical research or clinical trials is highly desirable

  • Knowledge of ethics and governance procedures

  • Good communication, time management, and organisation skills

  • Good computer and problem solving skills

  • Be able to multitask and set priorities

  • Work independently or as part of a team

  • Provide evidence of project and budget mamangement 

For further information about this position please contact Jhodie Duncan, Research Manager, on (03) 5173 8090.

Applicants will be required to apply for and satisfactorily obtain a National Police Check and Working with Children Check.

Latrobe Regional Hospital is a child safe and equal employment opportunity employer. We recognise and value inclusion and diversity and encourage all people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to apply for our positions.

LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8653.

*LRH reserves the right to appoint prior to the application close date*

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