Locum Consultant in Clinical Oncology with sub-speciality expertise in Upper Gastrointestinal (UGI) and HPB cancer at St James's Hospital
Closing Date: 22/08/22
This is an outstanding opportunity to join the Clinical Oncology team in Leeds Teaching Hospital for a 10 PA locum appointment for a Consultant Clinical Oncologist, with special interests in Upper Gastrointestinal and HPB cancer. This post will be available from immediate effect for a period of six months.
The successful candidate will join highly experienced and motivated teams, delivering treatment for to support the UGI team.
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 post will be based at the Leeds Cancer Centre, Bexley Wing, St James's University Hospital, Leeds.
The post-holder will provide a 1:18 on call. There will be opportunities to contribute to the MDT and departmental meetings.
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 and its related specialties. Excellent communication and team working skills, a strong commitment to teaching and service development are essential.
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 visit the hospital, which can be arranged by contacting:
Dr Rachel Cooper
Lead Clinician for Clinical Oncology
BMJ Ref: BMJ-88339/298-MED-3267