Consultant in Haematology - Malignant Haematology

Truro, Cornwall
£77,913 to £105,042 pa
31 Oct 2018
10 Dec 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

This post will be in malignant haematology. An additional sub-specialist interest in coagulation would be preferred. The retiring post holder has subspecialty interests in thrombosis, myeloma and chronic lymphocytic leukaemia but these are negotiable.

The Haematology Department at the Royal Cornwall Hospital is a friendly and cohesive team. This post is a replacement full-time (10PA) post, as one of seven consultants. We are supported by a specialty registrar and four clinical nurse specialists.

We provide services for Mid and West Cornwall, a population of approximately 450,000. The Department provides BCSH level 2b care with 12,500 outpatient and 5000 intravenous infusions attendances per annum. Additional capacity is supplied by a charity funded mobile systemic anti-cancer therapy unit commissioned in July 2015. An 18 bedded Haematology-Oncology ward including five air-filtered side rooms is shared with oncology. Our Macmillan Cancer Support Centre “The Cove” opened in August 2016.

Informal enquiries regarding this post should be addressed to: Dr Richard Noble, Clinical Lead, Consultant Haematologist on 01872 252506.

To apply for this roles and view further information please click the apply button. Benefits include optional pension. The Trust has a dedicated Childcare Co-ordination Team which can support and advise on childcare related issues.

Closing date: 10 December 2018.

The Royal Cornwall Hospital is an Equal Opportunities Employer

The Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust is a non-smoking organisation. Smoking will not be permitted on any of the sites by staff in trust uniform and/or wearing a trust identification badge in any location, in vehicles owned or leased by the Trust or in the homes (including gardens) of any patients visited at home.