Bioresource Research Technician

London, United Kingdom
£27,742-£34,220 (Grade 3)
08 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
17 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Department: William Harvey Research Institute
Salary: £27,742-£34,220 (Grade 3)
Location: West Smithfield
Closing date: 17-Nov-2019



Cardiovascular Research

Research Technician

We are seeking a Research Technician / Junior Research Nurse to work with a team of technical staff to consent patients into the Barts BioResource.  

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated Technician/ Research Nurse. You will join an established team of medics, nurses, scientists, and administrative staff in the National Institute for Health Research, Barts Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit. You will work collaboratively with the Cardiac Research Department to meet the needs of patients, support key delivery of policy and procedures and provide leadership. You will also work on patient recruitment for new outcome trials, and early phase trials ensuring outstanding care and monitoring of patients during these studies.

The post is full time for 1 year initially, but with the potential to be extended.  We would like the applicant to start as soon as possible. Starting salary will be in the range £27,742 to £34,220 per annum inclusive of London Allowance depending on experience. Benefits include 30 days’ annual leave, pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.  

The successful applicant will be based at the Barts Heart Hospital.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Maudrian Burton at or 0207 882 6903.

Application enquires can be made by email to 

Details about the William Harvey Research Institute and Heart Centre can be found at

Further details on this job and the online application process can be found at by searching for reference number QMUL20368

The closing date for applications is 17 November 2019

The School of Medicine and Athena SWAN Charter for Women in Science.

The School of Medicine holds a Silver Athena SWAN Award.  We are committed to the equality of opportunities and to advancing women’s careers. We have policies to support staff returning from long-term absence, for flexible arrangements for staff with parental responsibilities and for childcare support. As part of the School’s commitment to the Athena SWAN principles we strongly encourage applications from women.

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