Consultant in Medical Oncology

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

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Consultant in Medical Oncology
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
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Castle Hill Hospital
£76,761 - £103,490
11/07/2018 23:59

Applications are invited for the post of Consultant in Medical Oncology.  This post holder will work with Urological and Breast cancer. Special interests and expertise will be considered in designing the job plan and this can be discussed with suitable applicants prior to interview.

The Oncology department in Hull has developed rapidly over the last few years and is committed to the continuous improvement of its service. You will join a team of 11 Clinical Oncologists, 8 Medical Oncologists and 5 Palliative Medicine who work as a team, each having specialist areas of interest. Services are based mainly at Queen’s Centre for Oncology and Haematology, Castle Hill Hospital and the duties will involve in and out patient care, acute oncology, radiotherapy & chemotherapy clinics and peripheral hospital clinics in Grimsby, Scunthorpe and Scarborough. There will be need to participate in the Consultant on call rota.

The Department relocated to the Castle Hill Hospital site in August 2008 within a new integrated 116-bedded Oncology/Haematology department as part of a £60m PFI initiative. This expansion enables the service focus and improves the quality of services in line with Cancer Measures and Improving Outcomes Guidance. This is a replacement post within the team.

The Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust provides a comprehensive range of acute services from three hospital sites with some specialised services aimed at an extended catchment area of 1.2 million people.  The Trust now forms part of the Hull York Medical School with both the NHS Trusts and Universities of Hull and York.

Please include in the additional information section of the application form; the name of you current revalidation officer, their contact details and your date of revalidation.

This post will attract appropriate relocation expenses; discussed at appointment.

The date for the Advisory Appointments Committee for this post has not yet been agreed, applicants will be informed as soon as a date can be confirmed.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Dr Mohammad Butt, Oncology Lead, Queens Centre for Oncology & Haematology, (01482 461243) or Email

If you have problems applying, contact

01482 468209