Speciality Doctor/Trust Doctor specialising in Haematology

£39,060 - £72,840 per annum
15 Aug 2019
10 Sep 2019
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Applicants are invited for one post (ST3-ST5 equivalent) in Haematology at the Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust based in Musgrove Park Hospital. This will be a Monday to Friday, 9-5 positon with the opportunity to work on call if wanted.

The Department provides BSH level 2b inpatient services including leukaemia induction chemotherapy and autologous peripheral blood stem cell transplantation. The Haematology Department has full JACIE accreditation for autologous stem cell transplantation. The post holder will join a team of 7 consultants, 1 further SPR, 1 Foundation year trainee and 3 Clinical Nurse Specialists.

Musgrove Park Hospital is a Foundation Trust and a large busy DGH providing acute and community services to 330,000 living in the west side of the county of Somerset. The hospital is situated in the south-west of England in the county town of Taunton just off the M5 motorway (37 miles north of Exeter, 48 miles south of Bristol). Taunton is 2 hours by rail from London.

Trust doctors are not formally approved training posts, but the post holders will have consultant-led education and supervision, and will be supported in their professional development.

This post will initially be for 12 months. Applicants must hold full registration with the GMC, and Membership of the Royal College of Physicians or equivalent is desirable.


For further details / informal visits contact:

If you have any further enquires please contact:

Dr Deepak Mannari Clinical Service Lead 01823 342271

Dr Belinda Austen Pan Somerset MDT Lead 01823 342271

Dr Lisa Lowry Laboratory Director 01823 342272