Applications are invited for the post of Consultant in Medical Oncology (Lung Cancer and Melanoma (8PA).
This is a re-configured replacement post and is based within the Oncology Centre at CUH with a clinical session at the Royal Papworth Hospital which is co-located on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus.
Main duties of the job
You will be fully registered with the GMC and ideally have a CCT in Medical Oncology or be within six months of award of 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.
Working for our organisation
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). Non-UK applicants must possess the IELTS/OET exam before obtaining a GMC licence to practice.
Applications from job seekers who require skilled worker 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.
It is a requirement for skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, to 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.
Job description and main responsibilities
The successful applicant will work closely with multi-disciplinary teams across the relevant specialist areas caring for both out and inpatients. They will have a strong interest in clinical research with particular reference to enhancing the clinical trial portfolio in the relevant clinical specialisms.
Please refer to the Job description and Person specification attached for further details on the main responsibilities and duties for this post.
Additional contact information
Informal enquiries about this post should be addressed to Dr David Gilligan, Consultant Oncologist via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr Pippa Corrie, Consultant Medical Oncologist via email at email@example.com