Consultant in Clinical Oncology - Various Specialties

London, Greater London, England
£ 77977 - 77977 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
13 Sep 2019
13 Oct 2019

Job Description

The commitment of our 17,100 staff is key to our success. We are one of the largest local employers and we aim to develop and support all our staff so they are able to deliver high quality, safe and efficient care. The 2018 NHS staff survey results show that we have one of the most engaged and motivated workforces in the NHS. We know this has a positive impact on the care provided to our patients.

Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation trust
Oncology Directorate
Consultant in Clinical Oncology with specialist Interest
From- £77,977 p.a excl LZ
Full time posts,10 PAs and Part time 9.5PAs (Pro rata) available
Commencing ASAP
The Oncology Directorate of Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust are pleased to be in a position to offer various number of positions within the Clinical Oncology Consultant team. Successful applicants will be motivated individuals with FRCR or equivalent and a wide experience in Clinical Oncology (both chemotherapy & radiotherapy). Research Degree is highly desirable. The applicant will be working with a team of consultants in a joint-clinic/MDT setting. The post includes a breast MDM and clinic at GSTT with access to a well-developed clinical trial unit.
Cancer services in Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust are undergoing a major transformation programme to improve the quality of care and patient experience. The programme includes a new cancer centre housing ambulatory cancer services which opened in 2016 and a new cancer treatment centre at Queen Mary's Hospital Sidcup (QMS) which opened in May 2017.
Guy's & St Thomas' Trust is part of King's Health Partners (KHP) which is one of only six Academic Health Science Centres in the UK accredited by the Department of Health, with a vision to achieve excellence in clinical care, research & teaching. KHP is aspiring to transform cancer care in the region with a 5-year strategy underway.
As part of the commitment of the Trust to providing the highest quality of cancer care, the new purpose-built cancer centre on Guy's campus opened in September 2016 and a new cancer centre at Queen Mary's Hospital in Sidcup in May 2017. The Guy's Cancer Centre was designed by staff and patients working together and provides state-of-the-art cancer care in a supportive modern environment. The centre includes individual departments (villages): welcome (housing all patient support activities), radiotherapy, chemotherapy and outpatients. The 2 centres are equipped with 8 TrueBeam linacs, 3 CT simulators, 1 PET/CT and a new planning system. The Clinical Oncology Department at Guy's and St Thomas' offers a wide range of specialised radiotherapy techniques including IMRT, IGRT, VMAT, 4D-RT, SABR, HDR brachytherapy, LDR seed brachytherapy, TSEBT, TBI and SRS.
Guy's Cancer Centre is accredited as a comprehensive cancer centre by the Organisation of European Cancer Institutes and a Cancer Research UK centre by CRUK.
You must be fully registered with the GMC/GDC and hold Licence to Practice and be on the Specialist Register, or within six months of attaining your CCT or equivalent at interview stage.
The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable adults and/or children (0-18 years) and therefore this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.
As an organisation, we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This includes asking certain groups of staff to work more flexibly so that we can offer services to patients in the evenings and at weekends. We regard this flexibility as essential if we are to continue to provide first class patient care in the future. As a result, any offer of employment to a consultant post will be subject to you agreeing to work a new more flexible pattern of working in the future if required and in accordance with the provisions of the new Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust consultant contract.
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