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Research Nurse II, Leeds

Company: Covance
Location: Leeds
Reference: 65175BR
Closing Date: 28 Dec 16
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

For our Early Phase Development Clinic in Leeds we are currently looking for a Research Nurse II.


COVANCE is one of the world’s most comprehensive and experienced contract research organizations (CROs) with a tradition of innovation in the science and processes of drug development. We have the ability to offer wealth of services covering all aspects of drug development ranging from non-clinical research services through to post-marketing safety and commercialization services. We are currently the only CRO with this depth of service offerings.


For our Early Phase Development Clinic in Leeds we are currently looking for a Research Nurse II.

About the Job:

Within this position, your duties will include:

  • Ensure that the dignity, health, safety, and welfare of participants are given the highest priority at all times.
  • Be current with appropriate emergency certifications (ILS) and company emergency policy and procedures.
  • Respond to emergency situations based upon nursing standards.
  • Utilize skills, knowledge, and clinical judgment in order to provide a high standard of care for participants in clinical trials.
  • Utilize nursing assessment skills to observe participant general well-being and potential adverse events. Documents adverse events and takes appropriate action as needed
  • Administers investigational compounds (inclusive of parenteral) to participants according to the protocol and applicable regulations.
  • Performs study related activities such as IV insertion, telemetry, holters, vital signs, ECGs, venipuncture.
  • Collects and processes biological samples according to the protocol and Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Records data obtained according to the protocol and Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Maintains an understanding of current regulatory requirements.
  • Maintains skills to perform all study tasks, as required.
  • Maintains constant awareness of participant safety and dignity at all times.
  • Handles participant complaints efficiently and effectively in order that their satisfaction is maintained.
  • Ensures that client and participant confidentiality is maintained.
  • Responds to client and team queries in a timely manner.


About you:

  • To be successful in this position, confirmation of NMC registration will be sort. 
  • Additionally, you will need to demonstrate working knowledge as a Research Nurse in a commercial clinical trials environment.
  • Experience - Typically 2-3 related Experience 


EEO Employer Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.


Apply for this job: Research Nurse II, Leeds

Contact Information:

Address:  Covance Leeds


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