Consultant in Clinical or Medical Oncology
Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is investing in and expanding the Consultant medical team at Gloucestershire Oncology Centre. With its close proximity to the Cotswolds and the Forest of Dean, its excellent cultural and recreational facilities, superb housing and schools, you will find Gloucestershire a highly desirable place to live and work.
The post is based in the Gloucestershire Oncology Centre at Cheltenham General Hospital joining a team of 13 Consultant Oncologists.
The Centre provides the non-surgical oncology services for the whole of Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and some specialties in South Worcestershire. The contract will be held by Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (GHNHSFT), although the appointee will spend a proportion of their time at other hospitals in the catchment area.
The post will primarily support the colorectal service for Herefordshire with additional commitments for lung cancer (for Clinical Oncology candidate) or sarcoma (for Medical Oncology candidate). However other specialty sites will be incorporated, dependent upon applicants’ skills and interests. Whole-time, part-time or job share applicants welcome. Relocation expenses, flexible working arrangements and support with childcare are available.
Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Trust was formed in April 2002 and became a Foundation Trust in July 2004. A successful Trust with a strong track record of achievement, we are situated mainly on the two larger operational sites, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital and Cheltenham General Hospital, providing acute services to Gloucestershire.
For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit please contact Dr Charles Candish, Specialty Director, tel: 03004 224925.
To apply, please click the apply button. You should also attach a CV to your online application form.
Closing Date: 31st October 2018.
Anticipated Interview Date: 22nd November 2018.