Clinical Director (Transforming Cancer Services)

London (Central), London (Greater)
£135K pro rata
07 Jul 2017
19 Jul 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Part Time

Location: Skipton House; London

Salary: £135K pro rata
Hours: 0.4wte (16 hours) per week

The Transforming Cancer Services Team (TCST) for London are pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for a qualified and experienced Clinical leader with a strong understanding of primary, secondary and tertiary cancer services and a keen interest in system wide clinical leadership.

The Transforming Cancer Services Team supports the implementation across London of the priorities in the Achieving World Class Cancer Outcomes: Taking the Strategy Forward, Next Steps in the Five Year Forward View, and the London Model of Care for cancer services. The TCST also has a pivotal role in providing support to commissioners of cancer services across the cancer pathway.

A key to delivering better outcomes for cancer is to work with all stakeholders across the pathway to deliver the key interventions to improve outcomes.

The aim of the role is to provide visible clinical leadership and to secure clinical engagement for the Pan London Cancer Programme.

The post provides a unique opportunity to lead, influence and engage at local, regional and national levels. 

The post holder will be required to build effective working relationships with senior leads from partner organisations including; STP cancer leads, The National Cancer Vanguard, South East London Cancer Alliance, charities and patient groups and the AHSNs, NHS Improvement and NHSE London.

For further information contact: Liz Wise Programme Director TCST on or Dr Vinod Diwakar, Medical Director NHSE London or to apply, please click the apply button.

This is a substantive post with a time commitment of 16 hours per week.

Closing date is 19th July 2017.