Trust Dr (ST1/2 Level )in Oncology
Applicants are invited to apply for a Trust Grade (ST 1/2 level) post which has become available within our Oncology, Haematology and Immunology team at the Queen’s Centre for Oncology and Haematology at Castle Hill Hospital.
The posts are offered on a fixed-term contract basis available from as soon as possible with a view to a possible extension. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to develop significant knowledge, skills and experience within the above specialties to support application for entry into specialist training or specialty doctor posts. The timetable is flexible, and can be modified to reflect the special interests and expertise of the appointee. It is largely ward based. The successful applicant will participate in an out of hour’s rota.
The Queen’s Centre for Oncology and Haematology opened in August 2008 as part of an award winning PFI initiative. The 114 Oncology and Haematology beds include Bone Marrow Transplant rooms, a Teenage and Young adults unit and a Radioiodine room. The service has six linear accelerators, a large outpatient and day-case unit which deliver chemotherapy and procedures. In addition, there is an Oncology Health Centre supporting psychosocial needs of cancer patients. The Trust offers a high standard of training and education to Junior Doctors as the base for the Postgraduate Medical Institute and for undergraduates attending Hull & York Medical School.
Applicants must hold full GMC registration and should have also achieved satisfactory FY2 level competencies or equivalent. Applicants should also possess the ability to work in a multidisciplinary team, have good interpersonal skills, a caring attitude to patients, good communication skills and a commitment to continuing their medical education.
Hull is a thriving university city with excellent shopping and leisure facilities including concert halls, theatres and recently the largest aquarium in Europe. It is surrounded by attractive villages and countryside with the Minster town of Beverley only 8 miles from HRI and 4 miles from CHH. It is within easy reach of the Yorkshire Moors and Dales and the East Coast. It has excellent road and rail links with the rest of Britain, as well as ferry and air links to Europe.
In cases where a vacancy receives a high number of applications, we may bring the closing date forward. You are therefore advised to submit your completed application as early as possible.
Dr James Bailey, Clinical Director for Specialist Services, Queens Centre. Telephone number: 01482 461296 or Email email@example.com