Consultant Haematologist, Plasma Cell Disorders & Stem
King's is a key partner in one of London's foremost Academic Health Science Centres, King's Health Partners (KHP). KHP is one of only six Department of Health-designated AHSCs in England. It brings together a world-leading research-led university - King's College London and three successful NHS Foundation Trusts: King's College Hospital, Guy's and St Thomas', and South London and Maudsley.
This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of our dedicated workforce and join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation for innovation and the desire to make a difference.
The Plasma Cell Disorders service at King's College Hospital, in partnership with the service at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital offers a comprehensive, tertiary service for the SE of England. It has one of the largest stem cell transplant and CAR-T cell therapy programmes for MM in the UK, a large clinical trials portfolio covering all stages of MM and related plasma cell disorders as well as a strong translational research programme.
King's is seeking a dynamic, energetic consultant to join the Plasma Cell Disorders team. The post holder will work within the multi-disciplinary team providing and further developing care and services for patients with plasma cell disorders. The post holder will be responsible for inpatient and outpatient management of patients with plasma cell disorders including autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplantation of MM patients, participate in the MDMs relevant to the plasma cell disorder service, be involved in clinical trials including CAR-T and BiTE trials and take part in teaching and training. Active participation in translational research is also encouraged.
Whilst the post will be based at King's College Hospital Denmark Hill site, the post holder will be part of a broader plasma cell disorders team providing a service across the different KHP sites and will be expected to contribute to the strategic direction and development of the service for the benefit of the SE London network as well as the wider SE England catchment population.
This is a full-time post providing 10 Programmed Activities (PAs) with an on-call commitment (1:14). You must be fully registered with the GMC, hold a Licence to Practice and be on the Specialist Register, or within six months of attaining your CCT or equivalent to be eligible for interview.
The post holder will have regular contact with vulnerable adults and/or children (0-18 years), therefore this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975, and as such, it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Reuben Benjamin
Telephone number 0203 2994607 (PA)
BMJ Ref: BMJ-46157/213-DH-1462