Job Opportunities at National Children’s Research Centre

Personal Assistant to CEO and Paediatric Clinical Research Nurse, based at NCRC, the Children’s Hospital, Crumlin

The National Children’s Research Centre (NCRC) is the primary paediatric research institute in Ireland. Based at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin, it funds and provides infrastructure to conduct research into childhood disease and has a national and international reputation for high quality research. The NCRC is funded by the CMRF Crumlin. Clinical research is essential to provide an evidence base for improved medicines and treatment of sick children. The Children’s Clinical Research Unit (CCRU) was established in 2010 by the NCRC to provide infrastructure to support clinical teams in the conduct of clinical research at OLCHC and other paediatric centres. The CCRU is made up of a team of research staff with the specialist expertise required to conduct clinical trials in children and young adults.


Personal Assistant to CEO

Reporting to the Chief Executive, the PA supports the operations of the NCRC, the CEO, the Board, its sub committees and the Management team in a number of different areas. This may include administrative and project support to the CEO and Management team. Detailed and complex diary management for the CEO. Travel planning, meeting support, event planning for the CEO and Management Team. Also, the management of the production and distribution of internal papers (agendas, minutes, actions etc.) A high level of IT expertise is required for this role and an excellent working knowledge of the full Microsoft suite is required. This is an extremely busy role and the successful candidate must have the highest levels of time management and organisation skills. The successful candidate must also be extremely flexible with their working time so that they can support the CEO in their extremely busy and demanding role.

Full details about the role and application process can be found here.

Closing date for applications is Friday 19th July 2019.


Paediatric Clinical Research Nurse

The National Children’s Research Centre (NCRC) is currently recruiting for a Research Nurse to add to the Children’s Clinical Research Unit (CCRU) at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin. The candidate will play a key role in the CCRU, working as part of a Research Team to provide research nursing support in the day-to-day conduct of clinical trials and research studies.

Full details of the post are available at here.

Closing date for applications is Weds 7th August 2019