Hope. Care. Cure. These three simple words capture what we do at Seattle Children’s – to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible. Are you ready to engage with a mission-driven organization that is life-changing to many, and touches the hearts of all? #HOPECARECURE
As one of the nation's top five pediatric research centers, Seattle Children's Research Institute is dedicated to providing hope, care, and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.
Our investigators are involved in hundreds of projects that cover every phase of research, from studying how diseases work to improving investigational therapies. They have pioneered groundbreaking cystic fibrosis treatments and cutting-edge cancer therapies that help a child's immune system defeat cancer, and made other major contributions to pediatric medicine.
Researchers work in close collaboration with one another, their colleagues at partner institutions including the University of Washington and Fred Hutch and our healthcare providers at Seattle Children's Hospital, one of U.S. News & World Report’s top children's hospitals. This collaboration is one of our key strengths, allowing our faculty to draw on a variety of disciplines and techniques as they pursue solutions to some of medicine's most complex problems.
We are committed to not only treating disease but to eliminating it. Help us achieve our vision of being a worldwide leader in pediatric research aimed to improve the health and well-being of children. If you are interested in a challenging career aimed at groundbreaking research, Seattle Children's Research Institute is the place for you.
We have an exciting new role for a Clinical Research Coordinator at the Seattle Children’s Research Institute! This position is with the Seattle Pediatric Concussion Research Collaborative Seattle Pediatric Concussion Research Collaborative Team: https://www.seattlechildrens.org/research/centers-programs/child-health-behavior-and-development/labs/seattle-pediatric-concussion-research-collaborative/team/ This new study is part of a nationally funded consortium studying biomarkers for persistent symptoms of concussion in youth.
The successful candidate will actively recruit participants, obtain consent, maintain IRB/regulatory documents, track participant progress, and conduct in-person visits with youth and families including imaging and blood draws. Along with the Principal Investigators, the Clinical Research Coordinator will ensure that research projects are conducted in compliance with federal regulations, institutional/departmental guidelines, and standards of Good Clinical Practice.
Seattle Children's Employer Highlights:
- Dedication to staff engagement and Lean principles
- Competitive Benefits: We support a healthy work-life balance. Our benefits include employee care, paid time off, health insurance and retirement savings.
- Transportation Discounts: Company bike program, on-site zip cars, unlimited ORCA transit pass, daily commute bonus provided to staff who us alternate methods of travel to/from work, company vanpools
- Diversity/Inclusion: We strive to maintain an atmosphere that reflects our values of inclusion by providing effective and respectful care compatible with each patient and family.
- Bachelor’s degree in related discipline OR equivalent combination of education and experience to include laboratory-related college courses such as Clinical Laboratory Assistant Associate degree program or college coursework in Biology, Chemistry, or related fields.
- Prior experience in research or a related field/setting.
- Washington State Department of Health Medical Assistant-Phlebotomist certification; Medical Assistant-Certified certification will be accepted in lieu of the Medical Assistant-Phlebotomist.
- Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS).
- Pediatric research experience.
- Completion of an approved phlebotomy program.
- Phlebotomy certification by an agency approved by the U.S. Department of Education or National Commission for Health Certifying Agencies (NCHCA), A.S.C.P., or N.C.A grants common credentials.
- Pediatric phlebotomy experience.
In accordance with new Washington law for healthcare workers, Seattle Children’s requires that all staff be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 on or before October 18, 2021, or before beginning employment for start dates after October 18th.
Our community welcomes diverse experiences, backgrounds, and thoughts as this is what drives our spirit of inquiry and allows us to better connect with our increasingly diverse patients and families. Our organization recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
The people who work at Seattle Children's are members of a community that seeks to respect and celebrate all the qualities that make each of us unique. Each of us is empowered to be ourselves within this community, which cultivates and promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion at all levels.
Seattle Children's is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Workplace and Affirmative Action Employer.