Consultant in Clinical Oncology (UGI)

Job Reference: 298-CON-623

Salary: £79,860 to £107,668

Location: Leeds, United Kingdom

Speciality: Oncology

Employer:
Consultants
Location:
Leeds
Salary:
£79,860 to £107,668 pa

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Consultant in Clinical oncology

With a special interest in Gastrointestinal cancer

Closing Date: 3 September 2020

Ref: 298-CON-623

We are looking for an individual to fill this replacement post within the Clinical Oncology Department at the St James’s University Hospital.

This is a 10 PA appointment for a Consultant Clinical Oncologist, with special interests in gastrointestinal cancer (upper and lower) including hepatobillary (HPB) and pancreatic cancers.

The successful candidate will join highly experienced and motivated teams delivering treatment for upper and lower GI malignancies. They will be responsible for delivering radiotherapy and chemoradiotherapy for GI malignancies as part of a multi-disciplinary teams based at The Leeds Cancer Centre and Mid Yorkshire hospitals. They will also work with one other consultant to deliver the oesophageal brachytherapy service.

The post will be based at St. James’s University Hospital, Bexley Wing.  Leeds Cancer Centre is one of the most prestigious oncology departments in the UK, providing an ideal infrastructure for high quality multidisciplinary cancer services and ensuring the best outcomes for the catchment population of West Yorkshire and the Yorkshire Cancer Network.

The successful applicant should possess FRCR (or equivalent) and should be included on the Specialist Register or within 6 months of CCT at the time of interview, if currently within a training programme within the UK.  In accordance with the consultant appointment regulations, all other categories of doctors must be on the Specialist Register.

Applicants should have established skills in clinical oncology.  A strong commitment to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and a research interest is desirable.

Consideration will be given to applicants who wish to work full or part time and those wishing to job share.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact:

Dr Rachel Cooper [email protected] 0113 2068234

Dr Rebecca Goody [email protected] (Upper GI) 0113 2066226 

INTERVIEWS WILL BE HELD: Wednesday 14 October 2020

If you wish to discuss this, or have any queries, please contact Lynn Lindley in Medical Staffing on (0113) 2064895: E Mail Address: [email protected]

Please note that only electronic applications can be accepted for this post.

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