Locum Consultant Medical Oncologist

Publication date: 14 March 2017

Job description

Locum Consultant Medical Oncologist
Job Reference: 413-L16044
Employer: The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
Department: 413 Medical Oncology - E00251
Location: Manchester, UK
Salary: £76,001 to £102,465 pa

The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, situated in south Manchester, is the largest cancer treatment centre of its kind in Europe, and an international leader in cancer research and development. On 18th November 2016 The Christie NHS Foundation Trust was rated as ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission.
Locum Consultant in Medical Oncology – with an interest in Hepatobiliary and Neuroendocrine Cancer to support clinical service and research
6 months fixed-term to start immediately
10 PAs

The Christie NHS Foundation Trust is an international leader in cancer research and development and is the largest single site cancer treatment centre of its kind in Europe. We are looking for a locum consultant with a specialist interest in Hepatobiliary and Neuroendocrine Cancer (HPB/NET) to support clinical service and research.

The appointee will join a team of 33 Medical Oncology Consultants at The Christie. The successful applicant will become an active member of the HPB/NET Multidisciplinary Disease Group, currently 3 consultants, which has an international reputation in the treatment of NET (accredited as a Centre of Excellence by the European NET Society (ENETS) in 2011, re-accredited for three years in 2014. Care and treatment will be delivered in the outpatient, ambulatory and inpatient settings from the main site in Withington. The existing service has an international reputation in the treatment of NET (accredited as a Centre of Excellence by the European NET Society (ENETS) in 2011, re-accredited for three years in 2014).

The new consultant will also contribute to the very active clinical research programme (predominantly phase II/III) with close links to basic research laboratories in the Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute and the Wolfson Molecular Imaging Centre.

The successful applicant will either be appointed to the Locum Consultant scale (full-time equivalent £76,001 - £102,465 per annum) as appropriate depending on experience. There is no-call commitment attached to this post.

Informal enquiries welcomed by Prof Juan Valle, Professor & Honorary Consultant in Medical Oncology, via Lindsey Duncan, 0161 446 8106 or Dr Was Mansoor, Clinical Director, via Suzanne Harrop on 0161 446 3209.

Please quote job reference 413-L16044 on all correspondence.

Institution

The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
Manchester, UK

How to apply

Full information can be found here: www.jobs.nhs.uk

Application deadline

Closing date for receipt of applications is 24 March 2017

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