Consultant in Haematology

£76,761 to £103,490
20 Aug 2018
28 Sep 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Diagnostics Clinical Support

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust (ELHT) invites applications for a Consultant Haematologist based at Royal Blackburn Hospital, Blackburn. The successful candidate is expected to undertake outpatient clinics on Royal Blackburn and Burnley General Hospital sites.

This is a replacement post. The team currently comprises 3 consultant haematologists, a speciality doctor and CMT2 doctors on rotation, two clinical nurse specialists, one clinical research trial nurse and two transfusion practitioners. 

The department is warm, friendly, open and supportive and has a professional and friendly working relationship with clinicians. ELHT holds a weekly independent haemato-oncology MDT, with diagnostic services provided by HMDS Leeds and Radiotherapy services provided by Royal Preston Hospital. The MDT is highly rated in the recent cancer peer review. Autologous transplant services are provided by Royal Victoria Hospital Blackpool.

The Department provides a clinical and laboratory service, managing a full range of haematological conditions to BCSH level 2a. Clinical haematology in-patient beds are shared with the Endocrine team.  The modern Blood Sciences laboratory is accredited to UKAS ISO15189.  

The post is available full time, part time working will be considered.

A generous relocation package is available for successful applicants and enhanced rates of pay are available for additional clinics undertaken beyond contracted hours.

For an informal discussion and further details please contact our recruitment partners, Global Exec. Solutions (GES) via email: 

Ali Mirza, Principal Consultant –

Tel: 0207 971 7969

For more details and to apply please click the apply button and quote 435-MQ88-18 

Closing date: 28th September 2018