The Haematology departments at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals and Lancashire Teaching Hospitals are seeking to appoint to a new post to support the development of our new collaborative service. This service will serve a population in excess of 700,000 and will provide a full range of level 1-3 services. Intensive treatment of acute leukaemia and autologous stem cell transplantation is undertaken in Blackpool in our JACIE accredited unit for a wider population of 1.6 million people.
We have a highly active lymphoma programme, including treatment for Burkitt’ s lymphoma and relapsed high grade lymphomas. Both centres are active in research with Blackpool Teaching Hospitals a high recruiter to the AML 18 and 19 trials with a proven track record in trial recruitment in lymphoma and myeloma. We are a centre for the delivery of early myeloma trials under Myeloma UK. We performed induction chemotherapy for 40 acute leukaemia patients and undertook 45 autologous stem cell transplants in 2017. The service offers sub-specialisation into myeloid & lymphoid disorders and a sub-speciality interest is encouraged.
Successful applicants can expect:
- 10 PA contract with 2 further PAs available.
- A flexible job plan and location.
- Support to develop own sub-specialty interest.
A generous relocation package is available tailored to individual circumstances.
Successful applicants will join a well-established Haematology team including five Consultant Haematologist colleagues, 3 specialist registrars, 3 specialty doctors and 6 clinical nurse specialists. You are encouraged from experienced consultants wishing to take up a new challenge or Specialist trainees finishing their training. Interested in this exciting opportunity?
Then please contact Dr Mark Grey, Head of Department, on 01253 300000 ext 54748 or 956934 for an informal chat.
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Closing date: 24th June 2018.