Locum Consultant in Haematology

Location
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary
£77,913 to £105,042
Posted
12 Mar 2019
Closes
09 Apr 2019
Ref
176-JT- SG-1515819
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Locum
Hours
Full Time

LOCUM CONSULTANT IN HAEMATOLOGY

Applications are invited to join a dynamic team of five Consultant Haematologists delivering Level 2B care at North West Anglia NHS FT.  

The post holder will provide sessions at Peterborough City Hospital and Hinchingbrooke Hospital to deliver Outpatient clinics, Day Unit and Inpatient care of patients with both malignant and non-malignant haematological disorders.

Duties will include offering Consultative Haematology services to other hospital clinicians and general practitioners and to provide Laboratory Haematology cover.

Haematology cancer services at Hinchingbrooke Hospital are located in the purpose built Haemato-oncology Woodlands Centre, which has outpatient and day care facilities, including the chemotherapy unit, staffed by chemotherapy trained nurses.   The Woodlands Centre accommodates both haematology and oncology clinics. 

On the Peterborough Hospital site, care for haematology in and out patients is provided in the Haematology/Oncology Unit. This is a purpose built centre which houses 7 out-patient clinic rooms (with near patient testing of Full Blood Counts), a day unit with 23 chairs (with scalp cooling facilities) and 3 side-rooms, a 19 bedded inpatient ward and a radiotherapy unit with three linear accelerators.

The Trust has a strong research profile and acts as the northern hub of the Cambridge University Clinical School. The Trust is one of three Trusts in the Eastern region to enjoy designated hospital status for the care of Teenage and Young Adult Cancer.

The Haematology department at North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust cultivates a friendly and inspiring environment in which staff are actively encouraged to undertake audit, teaching, clinical trials and research.  The department has a designated research fund to support short clinical/laboratory based research projects and other educational activities.

Applicants need to be registered on the GMC with a license to practice. 

For further details / informal visits contact:

For an informal visit, contact Dr M Sivakumaran, Dr A Fowler or Dr K Rege on 01733 678428.

To apply please press the "Apply" button and quote the job reference number 176-JT- SG-1515819.

Closing Date is 9th April 2019.

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