Primary Care Research Nurse Ref: 2105

School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Hours: Part time hours considered up to 22.5 hours (3 days) per week. Requests for flexible working options
will be considered (subject to business need).

Contract: Fixed term until end December 2021
Salary: Starting at £30,046 and rising to £33,797 per annum, pro rata
Placed on: 24 September 2019
Closing date: 8 October 2019. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected interview date: TBC
Expected start date: ASAP.

Job description

Applications are invited from confident, well-organised and self-motivated individuals with excellent interpersonal skills to work as a Primary Care Research Nurse for co-ordinating the trial of a dementia risk reduction intervention, in the Prevention of Dementia using Mobile phone Applications (PRODEMOS) EU-funded project.

PRODEMOS aims to explore how vulnerable groups in the UK and in China can engage with a mobile app and health coach, to reduce their incidence of dementia. The project is funded by the EU through Horizon 2020.

This post is an ideal opportunity for an experienced nurse to join the Sussex PRODEMOS team. We are looking for an enthusiastic team member with an interest in how to talk to vulnerable people, excellent planning and communication skills, a strong track record in trial co-ordination, good experience in primary care, and a keen interest in health research and community engagement.

Download job description and person specification Ref 2105 [PDF 220.56KB]

How to apply

Download our professional services application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email (don't use a web-based upload/weblink service) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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