Research Midwife (maternity cover)

Locations:
Greater London, South East England
Contract type:
Permanent
Hours:
Full time
NHS band:
Band 6
Specialist areas:
Community, Hospital
Posted:
11/06/2018
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
King’s College London
Job Ref:
THW/18/059639/000765

Department of Perinatal Imaging and Health
King’s College London
THW/18/059639/000765
The salary will be paid at Grade 6, £33,518 - £37,706 per annum, plus £2,923 per annum London Allowance.
This post will be a fixed-term contract for 12 months
This is a full-time - 100 % full time equivalent

We have an exciting opportunity for a Research Midwife to join our fetal imaging team at St. Thomas’ Hospital for a 12 month maternity cover position.

The post holder will be part of a team of clinical and non-clinical research scientists and will participate and contribute to the management of a portfolio of studies and clinical research activities related to fetal MR imaging, collaborating with multidisciplinary key personnel from KCL, GSTT and other collaborating sites to ensure continued care and support for all participants involved in the studies.

The post holder will organise the practical aspects required for pregnant mothers undergoing clinical research MR imaging. This includes communicating with referring hospitals, the parents and the fetal imaging team; consenting women for research studies; collecting and storing clinical and imaging data; liaising with the team to communicate results to parents; and organising follow-up appointments. Aspects of the role will include clinical tasks such as clinical observation and monitoring of mothers whilst in the scanner, and liaising with radiographers and the relevant clinicians.

Applicants must be willing to work flexibly, including some early evening and weekends, in accordance with the requirements of the role. You are also required to complete sufficient clinical hours to maintain your registration status which is at least 450 hours of practice in the three years prior to renewing your registration.

This post is part of the Department of Perinatal Imaging and Centre for the Developing Brain, both part of the School of Biomedical Engineering and Imaging Sciences at Kings College London.

The selection process will include competency based questions and a panel interview.

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact: Laura McCabe, Senior Research Midwife on laura.mccabe@kcl.ac.uk.

To apply, please go to: https://www.hirewire.co.uk/HE/1061247/MS_JobDetails.aspx?JobID=79216 and download a new application from the advert to complete and re-upload. Please do not use an old version of the application form as they are specific to the post, and only applicants who have completed the correct form will be considered.

Closing date: 5th July 2018

Closing Date:
05/07/2018
Contact Details:
King’s College London
Tel: -
Contact: Sophie French
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