Dedicated exclusively to children and their families, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) is one of the largest and most respected paediatric healthcare centres in the world. As innovators in child health, we lead and partner to improve the health of children through the integration of healthcare, leading-edge research and education. Our reputation would not have been built – nor could it be maintained – without the skills, knowledge and experience of the extraordinary people who come to work here every day. SickKids is committed to ongoing learning and development, and features a caring and supportive work environment that combines exceptionally high standards of practice.
When you join SickKids, you become part of our community. We share a commitment and determination to fulfill our vision of Healthier Children. A Better World.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to work alongside the world’s best in paediatric healthcare.
The Research Student will work closely with the Clinical Research Assistants, Coordinators, Managers and Principal Investigator to assist in the operations of clinical research studies involving pediatric oncology. This position includes working weekends (Saturdays and/or Sundays).
Here’s What You’ll Get to Do
Team and Project Related Administrative
Perform data entry
Prepare study case report forms and assemble packages of study questionnaires
Conduct health chart reviews
Assist on archiving tasks including digitization of study documents and reviewing for quality and assurance
Other miscellaneous administrative tasks
Project Related in Hospital:
Assist with the conduct of a variety of studies focused on supportive care in pediatric oncology such as, obtaining informed consent and conducting participant screening, recruitment and enrollment
Here’s What You’ll Need
You are a reliable individual who is detail-oriented and possesses excellent organizational and communication skills. You are able to follow detailed instructions and work with minimal supervision after training.
As the ideal candidate, you must currently be in school and must have completed at least one year, or currently be in your first year of an undergraduate university degree or college diploma in a Health Sciences related field.
In addition, you demonstrate:
The ability to work independently yet collaboratively within a team
Superior organizational skills and ability to track and organize work using Microsoft Excel or comparable software
Strong attention to detail and accuracy
Familiar with medical terminology
Research and/or data management experience would be an asset.
Temporary Part-time (A minimum of 21 hours per week)
Our Commitment to Diversity
The children and families we care for are from a variety of communities, and so are our employees. We welcome and encourage everyone to join our organization and be part of our team.
When requested, SickKids will provide access and inclusion supports to eligible candidates to support their full engagement during the interview and assessment process. Information received related to access or inclusion will be addressed confidentially.
Thank you for your interest in joining SickKids. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with our Hospital policy, employment at SickKids is conditional upon the Hospital’s receipt of all necessary documentation.
FOR EXTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY: As a health care institution, our highest priority is the safety of patients, families and staff. As a result, we are adopting all prevention measures to ensure the safety of our patients, families and our staff. Therefore, any offer of employment is conditional upon you submitting proof that you have been fully vaccinated with a Health Canada or World Health Organization (WHO) approved COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible and no later than fourteen (14) calendar days prior to the effective start date, in addition to satisfying any other condition(s) that may be set out in an offer. If a candidate fails to satisfy this condition (or any other condition(s) set out in an offer), any offer of employment shall be immediately rescinded.
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