Consultant in Clinical Oncology with special interest in Breast and Lung

Location
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary
£79,860.00 - £107,668.00
Posted
05 Sep 2019
Closes
29 Sep 2019
Ref
430-MED7239M
Sector
Hospital, Oncology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

(Visiting Oxford University Hospital)

Programmed Activities: 10

Applications are invited to apply for a Consultant in clinical oncology breast and lung at Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust with a session a week at Oxford University Hospital.

This is a substantive post offering 10 programmed activities. Additional programmed activities may be available but these are subject to annual discussion and agreement and do not form part of the underlying contractual agreement.

In the interest of equal opportunities, we want to make sure that information about candidates is provided in the same format so all applicants should fill in the standard application form on the NHS Jobs website.

Doctors considering an application are encouraged to visit the hospital and to meet with potential clinical colleagues. The Chief Executive and/or Medical Director would also be happy to meet with doctors interested in this role, commitments allowing.

Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the University of Buckingham, is a University Teaching Hospital; we conduct research and teaching on site to improve the care of our patients. The hospital has undergone significant investment and development including a new surgical ward, a new main entrance (allowing expansion of A&E services), and a new Cancer Centre for Winter 2019.

Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is committed to developing cancer services and providing local treatments closer to home. The development of our new centre for cancer will provide a purpose built environment supporting our cancer patients to have access to many services in one place.

The Health Service Journal recently named Milton Keynes one of the top performing NHS Trust to work in and we are proud to be rated “good” by the Care Quality Commission.

You can expect a warm welcome, our staff are friendly and welcoming. We listen to each other and work together to embed our Trusts values and behaviours.

For more information please contact Sally Burnie, Head of Cancer Services, on 01908 995268.

Please submit your CV by attaching it to your application.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 29th September 2019. Interview Date: 25 October 2019

We reserve the right to close posts early if we receive a sufficient volume of applications. Unfortunately, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Milton Keynes is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please note that full GMC registration and license to practice is an essential for this role. If you do not currently have GMC registration, but you are in the process of applying, please use the supporting information section of the application form to provide an update about the status of your GMC application. Candidates without GMC registration at the time of shortlisting will not be considered.

Please note that full GMC registration and license to practice is an essential for this role.  If you do not currently have GMC registration, but you are in the process of applying, please use the supporting information section of the application form to provide an update about the status of your GMC application. Candidates without GMC registration at the time of shortlisting will not be considered.

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