Clinical Trials Coordinator

Job posted: 16/10/2020
Applications close: 29/10/2020 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical, Nursing

Reference: 34737

Reference: 34737

Occupation: Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

  • Work at the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre – a public hospital with a difference!

  • Be at the forefront in the discovery of novel agents, new treatments and improving patient care.

  • Enjoy a rewarding role as part of our dynamic team focused on the highest quality patient centred care.

An exciting opportunity for a Clinical Trial Coordinator (Registered Nurse) to join Austin Cancer Clinical Trials at the ONJ Centre in a 12mth fixed term position. We are seeking a fulltime employee, however part-time hours may be considered on negotiation.

About our Centre

Cancer Clinical Trials within the ONJ Centre has a reputation of excellence with expertise in managing clinical trials from First-in-human Phase I to Phase 3.  We have over 200 clinical trials in progress including Pharmaceutical Company sponsored, Collaborative Group and Investigator-initiated trials. All the specialised leading-edge cancer treatment and research conducted through the ONJ Centre is complemented by wellness programs to support patients in body, mind and spirit.

About the role

The successful applicant will become part of an established tumour stream team, led by a Team Leader and will be responsible for the primary coordination of clinical trials and the management of patients on those trials. The role involves delivery of direct and in-direct clinical-trial-related care of patients, associated data collection and maintenance of essential trial documents for concurrent studies.


  • Coordinate and manage a number of trials concurrently

  • Assist in the recruitment, treatment and management of patients participating in other clinical trials as required across Cancer Clinical Trials.

  • Manage the care of patients participating in clinical trials, ensuring compliance with the trial protocol, reporting requirements and ICH-GCP guidelines.

  • Ensure accurate and timely source documentation and data entry, and the maintenance of essential documents that validate integrity in the conduct of the clinical trial.

  • Liaise with Principal Investigators, multidisciplinary team and Trial Monitors.

Qualifications/Skills/Experience (critical/desirable as per attached position description)

  • Registered Nurse (Division 1) with current AHPRA registration

  • Oncology/Haematology nursing experience

  • Clinical Trial Coordination experience with sound knowledge of ICH-GCP.

  • Venipuncture experience.

  • Excellent team working skills, with ability to work independently

  • Developed computer literacy skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & Outlook)


The atmosphere within the Cancer Clinical Trials Centre is energetic, friendly and cohesive, with a strong teamwork ethic amongst all members. We have a strong focus on professional development and are at an exciting phase of growth within the unit.

If you are a Registered Nurse (Div 1) with Oncology/Haematology experience and passion for clinical research, enjoy being part of a dynamic team and have a positive attitude, please apply today!

Clinical Trials Coordinator

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Anne-Marie Woods - (03) 9496 3352
Jo Hawking - (03) 9496 9120

Clinical Trials Coordinator