The post will be based within the Queen’s Centre, Castle Hill Hospital in Cottingham, in beautiful, rural surroundings just to the west of the City of Kingston upon Hull.
We are keen to further build and develop our excellent reputation in training and research. With this in mind, we would particularly welcome applications from those with an interest in education and clinical trials. Opportunities may be available for the right candidate to undertake further training or qualifications.
The expectation is for the service to grow substantially as the Humber Acute Service Review formally brings HUTH and NLAG services together as a single pan-Humber service, led and delivered from the Queen’s Centre.
The Haematology Consultants work as separate lymphoid and myeloid teams covering clinics and inpatient work using team based multi-doctor clinics and a ward attending system. Successful candidates will join a team appropriate to their specialist interests. The consultants work in conjunction with a team of 7 specialist nurses who each have a specialist disease interest aligned to the lymphoid and myeloid teams.
The appointee, the clinical lead and the chief executive agree the job plan, allowing for administration, teaching and medical audit.
Secretarial support and appropriate office accommodation and IT facilities are provided.
Successful candidates will be expected to support the Trust’s goals for sustainability by encouraging and adopting sustainable ideas and practices.
Main duties of the job
A standard full time Job Plan will contain 10 programmed activities (PAs) comprising 8 PAs for direct clinical care (DCC) and 2 for supporting activities (SPAs). 1.5 SPAs are classed as ‘core’ and cover time for training, teaching, CPD, audit, appraisal, clinical governance and attendance at service meetings. There are opportunities to participate in undergraduate teaching within the oncology module of the HYMS medical school curriculum. Additional SPA time can be allocated for research, clinical management and educational supervisor (ES) activity. It is envisaged that this post would include the educational supervision of at least one trainee per year who could be from any level of training from FY1 to speciality registrar. It is expected that the appointee will have completed ES training or complete this within a short time of taking up the post. All new appointees will be encouraged to develop their management skills by taking on a management role which could include assisting more senior colleagues with the organisation of educational activities, audit, junior doctor management, recruitment etc. Personal preferences can be taken into account and training will be given for the chosen role. Additional PA time is negotiable for more senior management, research or educational roles within the department.
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HUTH has two main sites: Hull Royal Infirmary and Castle Hill Hospital with an annual budget of approximately £500 million. The Trust employs around 11,000 staff and serves an extended population of 1.25 million, delivering a number of outpatient services from locations across the area.
The Trust’s secondary care service portfolio is comprehensive, covering the major medical and surgical specialties, routine and specialist diagnostic services and other clinical support services. These services are provided primarily to a catchment population of approximately 600,000 in the Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire area.
HUTH provides specialist and tertiary services to a population of 1.25 million extending from Scarborough in North Yorkshire to Grimsby and Scunthorpe in North East and North Lincolnshire respectively.
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
For further details with regard to this vacancy opportunity, please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification.
For further details / informal visits contact: Name Dr James Bailey Job title Consultant Haematologist Email address email@example.com Telephone number 01482 461296 Additional contact information
Professor Russell Patmore, Consultant Haematologist, (01482 461296) or via email firstname.lastname@example.org