Consultant Haematologist

Location
City of Bristol
Salary
£76,761 - £103,490 pa
Posted
25 Jul 2018
Closes
31 Aug 2018
Ref
387-SPS-1457-JL
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The University Hospitals Bristol (UHBristol) NHS Foundation Trust is looking to appoint a Consultant Haematologist with an interest in malignant disorders particularly in the Teenage and Young Adult age group patients. This is a substantive full time post (10PAs) based at the UHBristol NHS Trust.

University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country and a major teaching and research centre for the South West.

At the Bristol Haematology and Oncology Centre (BHOC), the haematology unit provides services to a catchment population of 2.2 million people. The centre receives about 5,500 new referrals each year.

There is a strong emphasis on research with BHOC clinical trials unit actively recruiting in over 100 haematology and oncology trials. There are close links with the University of Bristol and the University of the West of England.

The Bristol Haematology Unit offers tertiary level service for haemato-oncology, stem cell transplants and haemostasis in the region. The successful candidate will join a team of 15 haematology consultants.

The post-holder will contribute to the in-patient attending and laboratory work on a rotational basis for malignant haematology. During on calls, they will provide cover for malignant haematology, haemoglobinopathy and the bone marrow transplant unit

he major clinical focus of the post is to be the lead Haematology consultant for Teenage and Young Adult patients and the management of adult ALL patients. The post-holder will be a key member of the leukaemia and lymphoma teams, contributing to 2 clinics/ week with a focus on TYA.

The successful candidate must be registered with the GMC with a valid license to practice in line with the introduction of revalidation on 16 November 2009. You will also have completed Specialist Training (or equivalent) and be entered on the Specialist Register of the GMC, or have a CCT date in Haematology within six months of the date of interview.

Bristol has an exciting and diverse culture with excellent schools. It was voted by the Sunday Times in 2014 as the best city in Britain to live in. There is quick access to the South West of England, Wales and London.

Applicants wishing to work as part of a job share or part time are encouraged to apply.

For further details / informal visits contact – Dr Priyanka Mehta (Priyanka.Mehta@uhbristol.nhs.uk), Lead Doctor in Haematology, Dr Stephen Robinson, Clinical Director of BHOC stephen.robinson@uhbristol.nhs.uk) or Sophie Baugh, General Manager via the Management Office (0117 342 4148).

To apply, please click the apply button. Closing date: 31st August 2018.