Clinical Fellow (CMT1/2 level) Oncology and Palliative Care - London

Recruiter
St George’s University Hospitals
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£30,605 - £48,123/Year
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
10 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Main area
OncologyContract
PermanentHours
40 hoursJob ref
200-MCCFA-1117-CH

Site
St Georges HospitalTown
St Georges Hospital,TootingSalary
£30,605 - £48,123Closing
07/12/2017 23:59




St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is the regional specialist care provider for south west London, Surrey and beyond. The trust provides a high quality, comprehensive range of health services from leading edge tertiary and trauma care to community services.
With national and regional referrals added to our local 3.5m catchment, we serve a population of around 5m.
Co-located with St George’s, University of London and with both organisations now in a formal strategic alliance with King’s Health Partners, the trust delivers with its partners high quality research and education both of which contribute to the healthcare provision of tomorrow.
Acute and tertiary health services are delivered from over 1,000 beds across two sites, by around 8,000 staff.
St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is a major acute hospital that offers very specialist care for complex injuries and illnesses, including trauma, neurology, cardiac care, renal transplantation, cancer care and stroke. It has a helipad which opened in spring 2014 and the work of its emergency department can currently be seen on Channel 4’s ‘24 Hours in A&E’ programme. The hospital also provides all the usual care you would expect from a local NHS district general hospital.
We also provide services at Queen Mary’s Hospital in Roehampton. These include outpatient rapid diagnostic and treatment facilities, a minor injuries unit, limb fitting services and 70 elderly, intermediate care and rehabilitation beds.
As well as hospital services, we provide a wide variety of specialist, maternity and community services to children, adults, older people and people with learning disabilities. These services are provided from St John’s Therapy Centre, 11 health centres and clinics, schools, nursing homes and people’s own homes. The trust also manages the healthcare service at HMP Wandsworth.





ST GEORGE'S UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUSTLONDON SW17 0QTClinical Fellow (CMT1/2 Equivalent) in OncologyFixed Term 6 monthsApplications are invited for the post of Clinical Fellow (CMT1/2 level Equivalent) within the Oncology and Palliative Care Department to commence 4th February 2018 for 6 months. The Oncology department provides an expert service for the investigation and diagnosis of cancers and comprehensive clinical care to patients with a wide range of solid malignancies and lymphoma along with exposure to palliative care. The job will entail managing inpatients, attending the day unit and being an additional member of the existing team. Currently the department has 14 consultant medical oncologists, 6 SpR/Clinical Fellows, 3 CMT trainees. The department has its own dedicated inpatient beds, on Trevor Howell and Gordon Smith ward, consisting of a 30 bed inpatient unit over the 2 wards. There is an integrated Day Care Unit. As one of the largest hospitals in London the trust also provides a busy acute oncology service and provides excellent training in this relatively new aspect of oncological care. This job would be an excellent opportunity for a candidate wishing to pursue a career in oncology or to develop general medical skills. The postholder will participate in medical CMT oncall rota to provide a service both to the Accident and Emergency Department at St. George’s and ward cover at St. George’s. The rotas are banded at a 1B, off duty periods are built in to the rota Please see JD for details



We expect all our staff to share the values that are important to the trust – being excellent, kind, responsible and respectful – and behave in a way that reflects these. More information on the vision and values of St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is attached below. Please note that this vacancy may close before the advertised closing date if sufficient applicants are received. Please check your email regularly as all candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted and informed by email or via NHS Jobs.If you are appointed to the post, as part of your pre-employment check we will be required to verify your identity. The document/s you present for this purpose will be checked for their authenticity by scanning all known security features. These features will include:- The machine readable zone - An ultra violet image - An infra red imageAs part of you pre-employment checks, we will also be required to obtain satisfactory, written references. Please ensure that the referee details which you provide on your application form are correct. We require atleast one written reference from your current or most recent line manager. We are only able to accept references from a professional work email address.