Consultant Haematologist with Expertise in Red Cells, Haemostasis and Thrombosis
Closing Date: 28th September 2018
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS is one of the largest acute teaching hospitals in the UK and is host to centres of excellence for clinical research, life sciences and technology. We play a vital role in the education and training and as a teaching trust we have a strong relationship with our colleagues at the universities across the East Midlands.
The Haematology team at NUH are looking for a new colleague to join their friendly and forward thinking service. This post is an opportunity to join an internationally renowned service at the forefront of research and clinical innovation. The successful candidate should have an active interest in red cells, haemostasis and thrombosis and there is also an opportunity to work within the obstetric haematology service depending on the interests of the successful candidate.
Our Haemoglobinopathy service was one of the first established units outside London. We are going through a period of expansion and development and the successful candidate will have the opportunity to influence the future direction of the service. This is an ideal opportunity for an ambitious and confident doctor keen to develop both their clinical and leadership skills. It is expected that the postholder will play an active role within the East Midlands network providing opportunities to work collaboratively with colleagues across the region.
The successful candidate will work with and support our Haemoglobinopathy nurse specialists and clinical psychologist. The team works closely with the paediatric haematology service to provide a seamless service for children, adolescents and adults with red cell disorders.
This role can incorporate under graduate and post graduate teaching, educational supervision, research, leadership roles within the specialty. The appointment is to 8 DCC and 2 SPA reflecting our commitment to the personal and professional development of the post holder.
Whilst this post is commissioned to be full time (40 hours per week) the service would welcome applications from those wanting a better work life balance. If you would like to consider this post but on less than full time hours please still apply and outline this on your application form or please contact us for further discussion
It is a requirement for successful candidates to have completed Specialist Training in the UK or equivalent and to be entered on the GMC Specialist Register for Clinical Haematology or be eligible to be listed within 6 months of interview.
The service will support reasonable reimbursement of relocation expenses to support individuals moving to the East Midlands in line with the Trust Policy.
For informal discussion, further details or to arrange a visit please contact Dr Gill Swallow (Consultant Haematologist, 0115 969 1169 Ext 67251, Gillian.Swallow@nuh.nhs.uk) or Dr Fran Wadelin (Consultant Haematologist, Head of Service 0115 969 1169 Ext 56704, Frances.Wadelin@nuh.nhs.uk)
See our website for further details: www.NUHJobs.com/BMJ or alternatively please click the apply button.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.