Research Nurse

Kensington, Australia
$81,000 - $96,000
17 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
13 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • One of Australia‚Äôs leading research & teaching universities
  • Vibrant campus life with a strong sense of community & inclusion
  • Enjoy a career that makes a difference by collaborating & learning from the best

At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work.

The Kirby Institute is the major research body in Australia with responsibility for research into the clinical and epidemiological aspects of HIV/AIDS.  It is also responsible for research into the clinical and epidemiological aspects of other blood borne viruses and sexually transmissible infections, in particular Viral Hepatitis.

About the role

  • $81K-$96K plus (9.5% superannuation and leave loading)
  • Fixed Term for 1 year
  • Full-time (35 hours per week) or part-time (14-21 hours per week) up to a total of 3FTE

The position holder is responsible for the site coordination of the SToP-C study including patient management at a designated NSW correctional centre(s). The study management will be conducted through the Viral Hepatitis Clinical Research Program (VHCRP), part of the Kirby Institute. The position will involve direct contact with male and/or female prisoners on a daily basis, depending on the correctional centre(s) assigned, as well as interaction with Justice Health & Forensic Mental Health Network (JH&FMHN) and Corrective Services NSW (CSNSW) staff working at four correctional centres located in: Lithgow, Goulburn, or western Sydney.

About the successful applicant

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Good Clinical Research Practice Guidelines (ICH-GCP).
  • Current venipuncture accreditation and substantive experience, or willingness to complete training requirements.
  • Willingness to work in and travel to designated correctional centre(s).
  • A relevant science or health related degree and at the higher level, qualifications as a Registered Nurse with a current licence to practice from the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

You should systematically address the selection criteria listed within the position description in your application. Please apply online - applications will not be accepted if sent to the contact listed.


Ms Marianne Byrnes


T: (61 2) 9385 9984

Applications close: 13 April 2017