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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 12/05/2021.

Research Administrator/Data Clerk

Job Reference: 358-3089725-COR

University Hospitals of Leicester
Research & Innovation (R&I), Leicester Royal Infirmary
£19,373 - £21,142 pro rata

We are actively promoting flexible working options, helping you to manage a work / life balance”.

Are you ready for a new challenge? Join our developing team in R&I.

This is a unique and exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic administrator to join the Research & Innovation (R&I) research workforce at University Hospitals of Leicester.

We offer an outstanding infrastructure for research, key strengths are:

  • The Leicester Diabetes Centre is committed to growing international research, education and innovation, and is one of the largest facilities in Europe for conducting first class clinical research in diabetes.
  • A cardiovascular translational medicine facility (TMF)
  • Clinical Research Facilities (cardiovascular, respiratory, lifestyle) including renal research satellite dialysis sites
  • A state of the art imaging service
  • A strong informatics platform
  • The Leicester Cardiovascular Bio-resource (LCB).
  • The Hope Cancer Trials Centre is a dedicated area for patients participating in clinical research studies, particularly those at the early stages of development.
  • The Research Space (Adult & Children) is a dedicated day care research area providing the highest quality research support facilities and service for the benefit of all patients within the NHS

All research facilities are designed to deliver clinical effectiveness, safety and a positive patient/volunteer experience in a consistent way.

You will be joining an established team and support the administration of clinical research delivery across the 3 sites at UHL.

This post will be based at the Leicester Royal Infirmary but the successful candidate will also be covering other UHL research areas across the 3 sites: Leicester General Hospital, Leicester Royal Infirmary and Glenfield Hospital.


For further details / informal visits contact:

Sally Batham - Research Space Clinical Manager 0116 2587558

Vacancies will close early if a sufficient number of applications are received.

Applications are transferred to TRAC, by completing an application you authorise the transfer of your data. Emails regarding applications will be sent via TRAC.

UHL is an equal opportunities employer. We aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve and where discrimination is outlawed, and staff and service users are equally valued and supported. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds who match our job criteria.

We welcome applications from members of our black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, as we have identified that UHL has an under-representation of BAME employees at band 7 and above.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria will be interviewed if indicated you wish to be considered under the Disability Confident Scheme. If you require any reasonable adjustments please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible. Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS)

If this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order)1975 a submission for Disclosure to be made to the DBS

COVID 19 Risk Assessment

Due to Covid 19 we have introduced a staff risk assessment into our pre-employment process.

This is intended to ensure you are able to safely perform your duties in any of our work areas, and if you have been identified as being vulnerable to coronavirus. Our main aim is to reduce risk and to ensure the safety of all new starters as well as current staff, patients and visitors.

If it is identified that you are within a vulnerable category, we will endeavour to make reasonable adjustments to accommodate this.

Tier 2 Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-UK candidates may not be appointed if the Trust is unable to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements or there is a appointable applicant who already holds the right to work in the 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.

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