Consultant in Paediatric Oncology

Location
London
Salary
£77,913 to £105,042 pa
Posted
08 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Ref
271-MDL215MY
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Consultant in Paediatric Oncology with interest in Neuro-oncology and CNS late effects - 10 PAs

We are seeking an exceptional candidate to join our team of specialist paediatric neuro-oncologists, delivering tertiary care to children with CNS tumours (brain/germ cell/rare tumours and sarcomas).

The consultant will lead the development of the late effects service for neuro-oncology, supporting the delivery of a multi-disciplinary approach to the rehabilitation of patients with physical, endocrine and neuro-cognitive late effects.

The successful applicant will be part of a 1 in 7 consultant attending rota for the oncology service. 

During attending weeks, the locum consultant will provide direct clinical care to ward based patients along with a team of trainee doctors and specialist nurses. The role will also involve participating in the consultant night and weekend on-call oncology rota on a 1 in 7 basis. During non-attending weeks, the locum consultant will undertake a number of outpatient clinics and support the educational supervision of trainee doctors. The successful candidate will be a core member of the Neuro-Oncology MDT.

Interested applicants are invited to contact Dr Mette Jorgensen Mette.Jorgensen@gosh.nhs.uk or Dr Olga Slater olga.slater@gosh.nhs.uk

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Closing Date: 31 March 2019