Consultant In Haematology

East Lancashire
£76,761 - £103,490 per annum
31 May 2017
02 Jul 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Diagnostics Clinical Support

We are looking to appoint enthusiastic colleagues to work in the team of four consultants. The two posts are to replace one retiring consultant and to expand the consultant team to reflect increased haematology work taking place in the Trust.

We provide a clinical and laboratory service, managing a full range of haematological conditions to BCSH level 2a. Clinical haematology inpatient beds are shared with Endocrine team. The friendly department is supported by a specialty doctor and CMT2 doctors on rotation, two clinical nurse specialists, one clinical research trial nurse and two transfusion practitioners. The modern Blood Sciences laboratory is CPA accredited and has been offered ISO15189 UKAS Accreditation. 

ELHT holds a weekly independent haemato-oncology MDT, with di-agnostic services provided by HMDS Leeds and Radiotherapy services provided by Royal Preston Hospital. The MDT is highly rated in the recent cancer peer review. Autologous transplant services are provided by Royal Victoria Hospital Blackpool. 

You should have a broad training in clinical and laboratory haematology and must hold full and specialist registration with a license to practice with General Medical Council. Additionally you should be holder of Certificate of Completion of Training or be within six months of award of CCT or equivalent by the date of interview. Development of an area of special interest will be encouraged and you will be expected to participate in the on-call rota, providing advice and clinical help across hospital and community. The successful candidate is expected to undertake Clinics at both Royal Blackburn site and Burnley General Hospital. We have active educational programmes and the post holder is expected to participate in Core Medical Trainee and undergraduate teaching.

Interested applicants are encouraged to contact the department to discuss the position and possible recruitment premium.

Dr Kathry Brownbill, Clinical Director Phone: 01254 734153 Email: Dr Jagdish Adiyodi, Consultant Hae-matologist, Clinical Lead Phone: 01254 734187 Email: 

For more details and to apply please click the apply button and quote 435-MQ01-17-A.

Closing date: 2 July 2017