Consultant Paediatric Haematologist - Alder Hey

Recruiter
Head Medical
Location
Liverpool, Merseyside
Salary
Very Competitive
Posted
05 Aug 2020
Closes
02 Sep 2020
Ref
8161
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Consultant Paediatric Haematologist required for Alder Hey, a leading children’s hospital.

Head Medical are excited to present this amazing opportunity for a Consultant Paediatric Haematologist to work in one of the largest children’s hospitals in Europe.  

Alder Hey cares for over 275,000 children, young people and their families a year. Alder Hey treat everything from common illnesses to highly complex and specialist conditions.

This new and exciting opportunity will allow the successful Doctor to work in a leading tertiary referral Haematology and Oncology department which offers full clinical care and laboratory diagnostics for leukaemia, regional haemophilia comprehensive care and a regional haemoglobinopathy service.

The Haematology-Oncology department is within an award-winning purpose-built ‘Hospital in the Park’ which consists of an outpatient clinic, a 6 bedded Day Case Unit, a 16 bedded inpatient ward including 2 HEPA filtered isolation cubicles and a Teenage Cancer Trust unit with two-day case and 4 inpatient beds. All departments within Pathology are accredited with CPA (UK).

The successful Doctor will join a unit that is a recognised Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre with early phase studies supported by a dedicated NIHR Clinical Research Facility for children. The job will offer the Doctor excellent research support and facilities within the on-site University of Liverpool Institute of Child Health.

The successful Doctor would be expected to take on a full role in the leukaemia and non-malignant haematology clinical and laboratory service and will be encouraged to develop their own specialist area of interest.

To be eligible for this role you must:

  • Hold or be eligible for GMC Specialist Registration (or within 6 months of CCT at time of interview).
  • Have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a recognised training post for Haematology and a minimum of 12 months full-time training in Paediatric Haematology.
  • Experience of Paediatric Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation.
  • Have MRCPCH or MRCP (or equivalent).
  • Have FRCPath (Haematology) or equivalent.

Although this role is full time at 10 PA’s we are open to discussing part-time options and fully welcome international applicants who require a visa. This job is subject to a police check. Basic Salary will follow NHS pay scales from £78,521 up to £105,042 depending on experience.

If you are interested in discussing this role further contact Allison on 0131 240 5287 or email allison@headmedical.com

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