Consultant in Haematopathology (HODS)

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£79,860 - £107,668 per annum
30 Jul 2020
16 Aug 2020
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Applications are invited for one full-time (10PAs) Consultant Haematopathologist to be placed in the Haemato-Oncology Diagnostic Service (HODS) at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, part at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CUH).

The successful candidate will join an established multidisciplinary team to support the diagnosis and management of haematological malignancies.

HODS acts as a Regional Referral Centre for the East of England, providing the full range of clinical and laboratory services.

The post holder will have specific responsibilities for the provision and development of specialist diagnostic services within the HODS. The role will require collaboration with regional hospital colleagues. Strong links exist between HODS and multiple Cambridge University research groups working on haematological malignancies, and also with the East Midlands and East of England Genomic Laboratory Hub in the context of developing regional strategies for genomic testing.

Applicants should have experience of Diagnostic Haematopathology, including reporting of bone marrow and lymph node pathology, together with an interactive approach to working with clinical and academic colleagues.

Applicants are required to be on the GMC Specialist Register or within 6 months of their expected date of receipt of a CCT at the time of interview. Applications are welcomed from those unable to work full time for personal reasons or those wishing to job-share.

As part of our commitment to supporting the medical workforce in the part they play in delivering an excellent caring service to patients, all newly appointed Consultants attend our five-day Consultant Development programme within a year of joining the Trust. Leadership is a key requirement of doctors’ professional work and this innovative programme is designed to support Consultants to hone the leadership and management skills they need to succeed at CUH.

The applicant must have demonstrable skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking in English that enable effective communication about medical topics with patients and colleagues, as set out in the GMC’s Good Medical Practice (2013).

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement.

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Dr Anna Godfrey

Job title: Lead for HODSE

mail address: anna.godfrey1@nhs.netTelephone

number: 01223 216616

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