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(Sistema Español de Notificación en Seguridad en Anestesia y Reanimación) 


This is a unique opportunity for a motivated individual who wishes to further develop his/her career in clinical research and his/her experience of multinational research projects.

SENSAR, the Spanish Anaesthesia and Reanimation Safety Incident Reporting System, is a private non-profit scientific society leaded by patient safety expert clinicians that acts as a partner and lead of a work package at SAFEST (H2021 – 101057825). SAFEST will develop and implement a set of European Evidence-based Standardised Patient Safety practices for the perioperative period.

The main duties of the Investigator will include the following:

  • Providing a key contact in Spain for project international partners 
  • Participating, as part of SENSAR research team, in the development of a consensus on a set of perioperative patient safety/care standardized practices based on an exhaustive literature and desk review of secondary sources and a Delphi study of stakeholders (clinicians and patients) in EU-27 member states 
  • Conducting, under the supervision and collaboration with the SENSAR research team, a guided self-evaluation of the project evidence-based standardized practices in the two sample hospitals in Spain
  • Contributing to the identification of the two sample hospitals most important improvement areas in perioperative patient safety/care based on incompletely or not complied standardized practices
  • Participating in the assessment of organizational readiness and patient needs for the implementation of standardized practices
  • Facilitating the local implementation of the evidence-based practices through Quality Improvement Learning Collaboratives in the two sample hospitals in Spain
  • Scientific manuscripts drafting  

Post requirements

Minimum requirements:

  • University degree in Health or Life Science
  • Excellent oral and written language in both English (C1) and Spanish (C1)
  • Availability to work in Madrid with travels in Spain as appropriate.
  • If the applicant is a non-EU citizen, he/she must have a valid work permit at the time of application and for the duration of the contract.

Requirements and Skills to be valued

  • Multinational clinical research experience
  • European project management experience
  • Quality and Patient Safety improvement experience
  • Knowledge of the clinical perioperative environment
  • Good communication and team skills
  • Scientific literature review and critical analysis
  • Delphi surveys design and evaluation experience
  • Quantitative and qualitative data analysis
  • Scientific writing
  • Other languages: French, German, Italian, Russian


  • Full-time post (35 hours per week)
  • Duration 4 years, starting June 2022
  • Annual Gross Salary: 41.000€
  • Trial period: 6 months
  • Experience in the field of Patient Safety and Quality improvement science of implementation and patient empowerment
  • Integration in a research team and networking with other European researchers and patient safety and quality experts
  • Participation in the writing and authorship of scientific papers

Submission of applications and selection process

  • Application should be submitted by email, in .doc or .pdf formats, to the address
  • Content of the application:
    • Name, surname(s), address, e-mail and contact telephone number
    • CV indicating training and professional experience with a description of the functions performed and list of publications.
    • Motivation letter
    • Letter of recommendation or previous employer contact details
  • Deadline for application: May 20th 2022 24:00

All applications submitted will be evaluated by the SENSAR chairperson, the principal investigator of the project and one member of the research team at the proposal of SENSAR chairperson. Following a shortlisting, selected applicants will be contacted to perform an online interview in Spanish and English. Previous employers may be contacted for reference for those applicants shortlisted.