Consultant Haematologist Haematopathologist

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£76,761 - £103,490
29 Sep 2017
25 Oct 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Addenbrooke's Hospital

Applications are invited a full-time (10 Programmed Activities) Consultant in the Haemato-oncology Diagnostic Service (HODS) at Addenbrooke’s Hospital. The successful candidate will join an established multidisciplinary team to support the diagnosis and management of haematological malignancies. 

HODS acts as a regional referral centre for the East of England, providing the full range of clinical and laboratory services. This is a new post to support significant expansion of the catchment area for the service. The post holder will have specific responsibilities for the provision and development of specialist diagnostic services within the HODS. The role will require collaboration with regional hospital colleagues. Strong links exist between HODS and multiple Cambridge University research groups working on haematological malignancies, and also with the Sanger Institute in the context of developing new genomic approaches to diagnosis.

Applicants should have experience of diagnostic haematopathology, from either a histopathology or haematology background, together with an interactive approach to working with clinical and academic colleagues. The applicant must have demonstrable skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking in English that enable effective communication about medical topics with patients and colleagues, as set out in the GMC’s Good Medical Practice (2013).

An opportunity for an additional clinical role may be available. 

Applicants are required to be on the GMC Specialist Register or within Six months of their expected date of receipt of a CCT at the time of interview. Applications are welcomed from those unable to work full-time for personal reasons or those wishing to job-share.

Informal enquiries about this post should be addressed to Dr Mike Scott, (01223 216616), Dr Hesham ElDaly, (01223 274967) or Dr Anna Godfrey (01223 217073)

The full application pack for this post is available electronically and can be downloaded from our website: by clicking the apply button.  Alternatively this can be forwarded to you by e-mail by sending a request to - please include the words “Consult-ant in Haematopathology, reference number ref no: “180-CON-2351.” in the subject title of your email.

Addenbrooke's Hospital is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Closing date: 25 October 2017