Subspecialty Trainee in Gynaecological Oncology RCOG-approved post

Chelsea, London (Greater)
£31, 217 - £49,086
09 Jan 2019
05 Feb 2019
Career Level
Trust / Career grade
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust (RM) is one of the leading cancer centres in the world and has an international reputation for the care and treatment it provides. The associated Institute of Cancer Research has a similar reputation for research and development. The partnership between the Royal Marsden Hospital and the Institute of Cancer Research constitutes a centre of excellence for research and development, education, treatment and care in cancer. Together they are acknowledged to be one of the largest comprehensive cancer centres in the world. The Royal Marsden serves a local, regional, national and international population from two hospital sites, Chelsea and Sutton.

The Trust wishes to appoint to the post of RCOG-Subspecialty Trainee in Gynaecological Oncology. This is a two-three year post, as determined by research exemption and achieving competency in surgery and in the modular training. For more than two decades subspecialty training in gynaecological oncology, recognised by the RCOG, has been provided at RM. This new post is an RCOG-approved subspecialty training post, with the training based at RM.

The trainee will join a well-established team of four Consultant Gynaecological Oncologists, four medical oncologists and two clinical oncologists in the provision of Gynaecology Oncology Services. The full range of surgeries in gynaecological oncology by open and minimal access approaches is provided.

This post will form part of the 1:7 pelvic surgery rota based at RM, it is non-resident and there is no obstetric component. On-call arrangements will be within the regulation of the European Union directive.

You must be eligible for full registration with the GMC and hold an FRCS, MROCG, or equivalent and have experience in gynaecological oncology. The post is open to those who do not have a national training number.

For further details / informal visits contact: Mr Des Barton, Training Programme Director on 020 7808 2623.

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Closing date: 5 February 2019