The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s leading providers of non-surgical cancer treatment, caring for a population of 2. 4 million people across Cheshire & Merseyside, North Wales, the Isle of Man and parts of Lancashire.Our flagship specialist cancer hospital in Liverpool opened in June 2020, supported by our hospital on the Clatterbridge Health Park in Wirral providing outpatient cancer treatment and supportive care, and our radiotherapy treatment centre on the Aintree Hospital site. Together, working across three sites and operating specialist chemotherapy clinics in four of Merseyside’s district hospitals, we are able to deliver a comprehensive range of inpatient care, advanced radiotherapy, chemotherapy and other systemic anti-cancer therapies including gene therapies and immunotherapies. We also deliver a pioneering Treatment at Home and Work service; are the only facility in the UK providing low-energy proton beam therapy to treat rare eye cancers and host the region’s Teenage and Young Adult Unit, (supported by the Teenage Cancer Trust).Working with leading experts from The University of Liverpool and the Cancer Research UK Liverpool Cancer Trials Unit we strive to stay at the forefront of novel treatments and techniques to deliver more effective and personalised treatments than ever before.Research Partnerships FacilitatorAn existing opportunity has arisen for a skilled and motivated individual who possess a strong desire to work in the field of clinical research in the Research and Innovation Directorate of the Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust.The post holder will be responsible for the set-up of non-commercial studies. This will involve extensive communication with investigators, research teams, trial coordinating centres, CRN and other stakeholders, active maintenance of the R&I Database (EDGE), including making the necessary adaptations to bring the database into line with evolving new data requirements of research governance and reporting returns. The post holder will also arrange research project site initiation visit/ site qualification visit meetings for researchers as required and act as a contact point for queries about research and interfacing with professionals/researchers within the Trust and liaise with external organisations. The post-holder will work within the Liverpool Health Partners in Liverpool and at CCC-Wirral and contribute to the set-up of non-commercial studiesWe are looking for a self-motivated person who is IT literate with great attention to detail and who will excel in a research focused Team within Clatterbridge.Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.The Trust takes an active responsibility for ensuring systems, policies and processes are in place to safeguard Children, young people and Adults, supporting the national and local agenda around safeguarding, including local arrangements for the protection of children young person and adults at risk.This job is unlikely to attract a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a work permit). Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 immigration status to work in the UK may not be considered if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates. To apply for a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship, employers need to demonstrate that they are unable to recruit a resident worker before recruiting an individual overseas.