Join us and become part of the most engaged workforce of any NHS trust in England, according to the latest national NHS Staff Survey results - for the second year running.
You will be joining a dynamic and forward-looking organisation in the heart of the capital where you can develop your career and broaden your horizons.
We think you will enjoy working for us but you don't have to take our word for it - 79% of staff who took part in the latest national NHS Staff Survey would recommend Guy's and St Thomas' as a place to work.Scientific Programme Manager Evelina London Children's Hospital Clinical Research Facility (CRF) / Paediatric Haematology Contract Type: Fixed term- 4 years
African Research and Innovative Initiative for Sickle cell Education: Improving Research Capacity for Service Improvement.
: A highly skilled inter-sector and international staff exchange programme for research and innovation in the comprehensive care for sickle cell disease across European countries, Africa and USA will facilitate the joint up policy for patient care and improve health related outcomes.
The Overarching Objective for this consortium is to establish an inter-agency and multidisciplinary staff exchange programme between researchers, technical and administrative staff interaction within EU institutions as well as reaching out to non-EU countries in Africa, Lebanon and US in order to foster sharing of best practice in Newborn Screening, diagnosis and treatment of Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) leading to improvement in overall disease outcome. Using implementation science strategies for this consortium to foster partnerships and the establishment of patient database, registries and a sustainable service for people living with the disorder.
We now want to extend our mission by seeking a Scientific Programme Manager to assist the Project lead Dr Baba Inusa in managing and delivering its scientific and educational programme.
Reporting to the Principal Investigator the job holder's key responsibilities will include:
Interacting with institutional, corporate and academic partners to promote our research and opportunities for collaboration;
- Contributing to the assessment, development and implementation of strategies and project management for new partners or activities;
- Management of the scientific components of externally funded programmes, including the preparation of scientific progress reports as needed;
- Assisting faculty with the scoping and preparation of new funding bids;
- Management of the academic and pastoral components of the doctoral training programme, and educational outreach;
- Assisting with the scientific elements of the unit's annual and quinquennial reviews;
- Giving support and advice to researchers where possible;
Applicants should have a Masters, or equivalent degree, a PhD would be an advantage and up-to-date knowledge of a relevant scientific discipline. They will need excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to synthesise information and present complex information clearly and effectively to individuals and groups. They should be confident interacting with peers and the scientific community and be able to build excellent working relationships and recognise scientific potential and opportunities with academic and research colleagues, institutional, corporate and academic partners.
We are located in a new purpose-built building Becket House close to Evelina London Children's Hospital, St Thomas Hospital opposite Westminster in central London. We offer a competitive salary along with the full range of GSTT staff benefits, including a generous annual leave entitlement, occupational pension schemes and excellent family-friendly policies and staff discounts.
We will actively consider applications from applicants who want to work on a part-time or flexible basis.
For informal enquiries please contact Dr Baba Inusa Lead consultant Paediatric Haematology Apply
Closing Date: 29 March 2019 at midnight
Interview Date: 11 April 2019