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Research Technician

Job Reference: 273-DS-1459

Employer:
Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Research and Development
Location:
London
Salary:
£24,476 - £28,036 per annum inclusive of HCAS

Exceptional new opportunities at Moorfields

Founded in 1804, Moorfields Eye Hospital is a world-class centre of excellence for eye health services, ophthalmic research and education. We are true pioneers in the fight to cure blindness. Every year we treat more than 750,000 patients at City Road in central London and at 30 satellites, and, in partnership with the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, we lead one of the most impactful ophthalmic research programmes in the world. We train many of the leading eye care clinicians in the UK and internationally, and have a global reputation for quality and professionalism in ophthalmic care. In addition, Moorfields operates two commercial businesses whose profits support our NHS work: Moorfields Private and Moorfields UAE.

The Moorfields Way is to be caring, organised, excellent and inclusive, and we expect all applicants for our posts to commit to upholding these values.


The Department of Research & Development are seeking to recruit an Ophthalmic Research Technician to support the Clinical Trials Unit. The post holder will be required to support all current clinical trials as required which include ensuring certification to the required trial standards.

 

The role employs various imaging and psychophysical investigations, including ocular coherence tomography, visual field testing, scanning laser ophthalmoscopy and photography.

 

Probation Period

This post will be subject to a probationary period of 6 months.

During the probationary period, your suitability for continued employment will be assessed and provided a satisfactory standard is achieved and maintained, your employment will be confirmed. The probationary period may be extended

 

Or your employment terminated either during or at the end of probation, in line with the trust Probationary Policy. For the duration of the probation period, the notice period will be in line with contractual obligations on either side.


For further details / informal visits contact:

Vincent Rocco -

Senior Imaging Specialist

Vincent.Rocco@moorfields.nhs.uk

 

 




Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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