Consultant Haematologist (BMT and Leukaemia)

Location
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary
£76,761 - £103,490 per annum
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
23 Jul 2017
Ref
164-713413
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic colleague to join the Clinical Haematology department at Nottingham University Hospitals. This is a new substantive post supporting the expanding Clinical Haematology service. The successful candidate should have an interest in stem cell transplantation and ALL. The appointee will join the BMT and Leukaemia team that is currently comprised of 3 consultants and3 clinical nurse specialists, and will participate in the malignant on call rota. 

Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest in the UK with an annual budget in excess of£500 million. It was formed on 1 April 2006, when two top-rated trusts Queen’s Medical Centre and Nottingham City Hospital merged in order to develop a range of high-quality, sustainable patient services across the two campuses. As a major teaching Trust, NUH enjoys close links with the city’s universities and attracts and develops the highest calibre of staff. 

The Department is one of the largest centres for the treatment of clinical haematology in the UK with a specialist interest in the diagnosis and treatment of haematological malignancies and a keen interest in clinical trials and clinical research. It is the regional centre for the management of ALL and recruits substantially to current national ALL trials (being in the top5 recruiting departments in UKALL14). The Centre for Clinical Haematology houses all inpatient, outpatient and Day-Case services for Nottingham in a purpose built, state of the art building comprising two wards of 18 and 22 beds. The BMT unit was JACIE accredited in 2013 with a further inspection planned for Sept 2017 and is one of the largest units in the UK. In 2015, 176 transplants were performed including 69allogeneic and 96 autologous transplants. There is an active programme of cord blood and haploidentical transplantation. There is also a specialist HTA approved stem cell transplant laboratory and cell separator unit, as well as a regional ECP service for patients with acute and chronic GvHD. 

It is a requirement for successful candidates to have completed Specialist Training and to be entered on the GMC Specialist Register for Clinical Haematology or be eligible to be listed within 6 months of interview. 

For informal discussion, further details or to arrange a visit please contact Dr Jenny Byrne (Consultant Haematologist,0115 969 1169 Ext 56207, jenny.byrne@nottingham.ac.uk) or Dr Fran Wadelin (Consultant Haematologist and Head of Service, 0115 969 1169 Ext 56704, frances.wadelin@nuh.nhs.uk)

See our website for further details: www.NUHJobs.com/BMJ To apply, please click the apply button. 

Closing date: 23rd July 2017

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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