An exciting opportunity has arisen for one clinician to join UHB Trust as full-time Consultant Urologists with a specialist interest in bladder cancer.
The Urology Directorate is considered one of the busiest in the country and currently provides services across all four sites undertaking a combined total of 13,164 surgical procedures and 42,153 outpatient visits per year.
The medical compliment across the Trust consists of 20.30 WTE Consultants, and 2.00 WTE Associate Specialists. The Consultants are supported by 9.00 WTE Tier 3 doctors and 6.56 WTE junior specialty doctors. The department is extremely well equipped on all four sites with the most advanced technology and is supported by CNS and nursing team in the ward. The post holder will join a team of subspecialists to support the complex pelvic cancer service. The post-holder will primarily support the bladder cancer service. The post holder will contribute to the specialist cancer MDTs, supported by dedicated specialist nurses and other affiliated specialists.
The Terms and Conditions of service are offered on a 10 Programmed Activity basis. The ability to communicate and work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary team is vital. It is also anticipated that the successful candidate would contribute to increasing the national profile of the department.
A strong commitment from the appointee to the Department and involvement with governance and audit is expected.