Consultant Haematologist - Special Interest: General and Malignant Haematology

Newport (Casnewydd)
£77,779 - £100,977 per annum/pro rata
18 Oct 2019
13 Nov 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Consultant Haematologist - Special Interest: General and Malignant Haematology

Based at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, SE Wales


Full Time (10 Sessions)

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible


Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on 13th November 2019

Applications are invited for the post of consultant haematologist, based at the Royal Gwent Hospital within Aneurin Bevan University Health Board. This is a replacement post.

You will join an enthusiastic team of seven Consultant Haematologists providing care to the population of Gwent. The post holder will be required to lead the lymphoma service, as well as possessing a broad experience in general and malignant adult haematology. The department provides a full range of clinical and laboratory services including in-patient care to BSCH level 2B, and is well-supported by specialist nurses in haemato-oncology, anticoagulation and blood transfusion. There is an active clinical trials portfolio supported by a dedicated research team.

Clinical duties will be based on the Royal Gwent Site with out of hours cover provided across Royal Gwent Hospital, Nevill Hall Hospital and Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr on a 1in 7 on call rota. Ability to travel between sites is required.

Although the post is full time, applications are welcome from candidates who require flexible working arrangements.

The Health Board actively supports consultant doctors to undertake funded 3 month formal sabbaticals through an annual application process.

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or visit the department should contact Dr Helen Jackson. Clinical director for Haematology, Telephone 01633 234460

This position involves Regulated Activity with adults as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer:

  • Enhanced check with barred list information, including an adults barred list check

Applicants must hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC.Candidates for Consultant posts must also be on the GMC Specialist Register (including via CESR/European Community Rights) or will have a CCT/CESR(CP) date within 6 months of interview.


Vacancy Ref: 040-CON380-R                   

Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on 13th November 2019

Published on NHS Jobs and Trac:   18th October 2019        

Published in BMJ: 26th October 2016

Interview Date: 12th December 2019