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Consultant in Medical Oncology

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

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NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
40 hours per week
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York Hospital
£77,913 to £105,042 per annum
31/01/2019 23:59

Please note that contact with applicants will usually be by email, and so please check all of your mail folders regularly (unfortunately some providers filter our messages into junk mail folders).

Do you share our values? We’re looking for applications from people who:

- care about what they do
- respect and value others
- listen in order to improve
- always do what they can to be helpful

…to help make us a valued and trusted partner within our care system, that delivers safe effective care to our local population.




Consultant in Medical Oncology


Oncologist 10-12 PAs



Are you looking for an opportunity to join a dedicated team?


Do you want to put the patient at the heart of everything you do?


Are you an exceptional clinician looking for an exciting opportunity, based in one of the UK’s most desirable/beautiful/unique locations?


Then you should talk to us



Due to service expansion York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is seeking to appoint an additional Consultant Oncologist. We are looking for an enthusiastic clinician who is interested in playing a key role within our dynamic MDT, as well as excelling in clinical practice.


Please note that as part of the Job plan cross site working at Harrogate Hospital may be required.


The successful candidate will join a team of resident Oncologists who, together with visiting consultant colleagues and junior medics, work with our exceptional team of nurses, psychologists and allied health professionals to deliver the very best of care to our community.


You will conduct outpatient clinics within our modern Cancer Care Centre and admit inpatients to our bespoke inpatient ward. Our patients receive chemotherapy either on site at York or by attending our ground breaking mobile chemotherapy unit, funded by York Against Cancer, out and about in our region.


We are looking in particular to develop our acute oncology, cancer of unknown primary and breast cancer services, but candidates with interests in other cancer sites are strongly encouraged to apply as we are seeking to develop our services in a number of areas.


We work closely with Hull York Medical School and offer an excellent range of teaching opportunities, we also support research and have an active research department. You will receive an excellent Study leave package of 30 days to be taken over three years to support your on-going professional development. We also offer an excellent package to support relocation costs.

Upon joining the Trust you will receive an excellent Staff Benefits package which is available to all employees, this includes salary sacrifice schemes and local discounts/offers.


York Hospital is located within the beautiful and ancient city of York. The area offers varied and attractive housing stock, fine educational opportunities for children and an unsurpassed quality of life for all, with the Yorkshire Dales, Moors and Coastline just a short drive away.



What happens after I apply?



Day 1; if shortlisted, we will invite you to an Assessment Centre on 12th March 2019 where we will ask you to participate in 2 activities. The activities may consist of a hand written exercise, or a group activity / single activity where you may need to present to a board panel. All details will be provided on the day and there is no preparation required in advance. The Assessment Centre will be based in York in the afternoon and usually lasts no more than 3 hours. Full details will be provided to you if you are shortlisted to attend.



Day 2; if you are successful at our Assessment Centre, you will be invited to an interview which will be held on 14th  March 2019.






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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

To learn more about this outstanding opportunity and for an informal visit to see our high quality services for yourself please contact: Dr Angela Darby Telephone: 01904 721430

If you have problems applying, contact

01904 721324





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