Consultant in Gynaecological Oncology

Truro, Cornwall
09 Aug 2018
18 Sep 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

We welcome applications from committed and motivated individuals for this Consultant post in Gynaecological Oncology. This is a substantive Consultant Gynecologist with a special interest in Gynae-Oncology at the Royal Cornwall Hospital NHS Trust which provides a comprehensive secondary and tertiary services in gynaecological cancer surgery. This is a 10 PA, full time post with the aim to further develop our tertiary gynaecological oncology service. The successful candidate will join two Gynaecological oncologists Miss Galaal and Miss Julian. 

The successful candidate will be joining an established service with a developed infrastructure and will be expected to participate in the MDT meetings and work as a lead for the diagnostic services of Gynae-Oncology.  The candidate will expected to take part in the teaching of medical students from the Medical School of University of Exeter. 

This post is to provide a high level of service to our population with particular emphasis on the minimal access surgical techniques of gynaecological cancer. Track record of those skills will be highly desirable and should be submitted with application form (i.e. log book with numbers of cases performed to date). Due to the high volume of oncology cases there is no obstetric component within the job plan.

You will be joining a friendly and forward thinking department of 12 Consultant colleagues, with special interests encompassing the whole of obstetrics and gynaecology

For new substantive consultants the job plan for these posts will include 2.5 SPAs for the first year.

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

To apply for this role and to view further information including the Job Description please click the apply button quoting job ref: 156-MS-1025

Informal enquiries and requests to visit the department are encouraged and can be made by contacting Miss K Galaal on 01872252729, or via email:

The Royal Cornwall Hospital is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Closing date: 18th August 2018

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