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Wessex COVID-19 Vaccine Hub Staff Roles

 

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Paid and flexible opportunities for healthcare staff 

To deliver COVID-19 vaccine trials in Wessex, we need a team of doctors, nurses, healthcare assistants, administrators, pharmacy and laboratory staff and many other supporting roles.

We have a range of paid and flexible opportunities available for healthcare staff, whether you're currently employed in the NHS, returning to healthcare or coming out of retirement. To discuss the roles in detail, please contact a member of the Wessex COVID-19 Vaccine Hub team on comms.crnwessex@nihr.ac.uk.

Role

Example tasks 

Medic

Pre-vaccination eligibility check

Eligibility review

Physical exam

Medical history

Medical cover

Matron Oversight of trials and team

Senior nurse

(Band 6 & 7)

Informed consent

Randomisation

Vaccination

Follow up

Oversight

Nurse

(Band 5)

Chaperone

Observations 

Data entry

Venesection

Vaccination

Post-dose observation

Symptomatic visit

Swabbing

Clinical Trials Assistant, Clinical Research Practitioner and Healthcare Assistant

Chaperone

Observations 

Height and weight

Data entry

Urinalysis

Venesection

Symptom checking

 Administration 

Reception

Sample running

Booking next appointment

Monitoring

Runner 

General assistance 

 Trial manager   Oversight of study set up and delivery