Consultant Medical oncologist- Colorectal/Breast

British Medical Journal

Job title:

Marketing consultant Medical oncologist- Colorectal/Breast


British Medical Journal

Job description

As we develop out companies and develop our oncology group at North West Anglia Basis Belief, we’re happy to have the ability to supply a marketing consultant medical oncology submit primarily based at Hinchingbrooke Hospital, working cross web site at Peterborough Hospital, and a day working at our neighbouring belief, Cambridge College Hospital. With this cross web site hospital and cross belief strategy we’re searching for an enthusiastic an revolutionary particular person to hitch our group in delivering top quality care to our most cancers sufferers inside the area.The function is for experience in colorectal and breast oncology, with ideally some AOS expertise, nevertheless we welcome all experience and would welcome discussions with people in finalising an acceptable job plan to go well with all wants.Consultants are remunerated in line with nationally agreed NHS pay scales and phrases and circumstances. This submit additionally has the extra good thing about a £7000, signing on bonus. With fifty p.c given firstly of employment and the rest after 6 months in submit, with an expectation of a 12-month dedication to the function thereafter.Newly appointed consultants could also be eligible for reimbursement with the entire or a part of the price of their elimination bills, offered that the elimination is critical to adjust to North West Anglia NHS Basis Belief’s necessities in regards to the place of residence.Predominant duties of the job

  • To work with each NWAFT and CUH colleagues to strengthen current colorectal and breast cancers.
  • Provisionof systemic anti-cancer remedy for sufferers with colorectal and breast.
  • To supply assist to the Acute Oncology service.
  • To develop and take part in collaborative initiatives, research and trials regionally, nationally and internationally, having a excessive regard for scientific effectiveness and to the follow of evidence-based medication.

About usWe’re dedicated to make sure a work-life steadiness to all our workers by providing full time and half time roles, versatile working hours on a shift sample to suit round your loved ones life.We welcome and encourage functions from folks of all backgrounds. We notably encourage functions from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) and candidates type our native communities.Advantages to you

  • 27 days annual go away for brand new starters, rising to 29 days after 5 years of service and 33 days after 10 years of service, plus 8 Financial institution Holidays (pro-rata for half time workers)
  • NHS Pension Scheme:
  • Versatile working alternatives
  • Elevated hourly charges for unsociable hours e.g. evening shifts, weekends, financial institution holidays
  • Profession improvement and coaching
  • Wellbeing assist and actions
  • In-house physiotherapy Service
  • On-site canteens with subsidised meals
  • Subsidised workers parking (at the moment free)
  • Free Stagecoach Bus Journey to and from work inside Cambridgeshire and Peterborough

Job description
Job dutiesPrincipal parts of the submit will probably be: * To work with NWAFT colleagues to strengthen current Colorectal and breast cancers and to additional develop AOS companies.

  • To develop the Trusts technique in partnership with the chair of the Trusts multidisciplinary group (MDT) conferences leads and to be an energetic participant within the colorectal and breast cancers
  • To supply assist to the Acute Oncology service.
  • Provision of systemic anti-cancer remedy for sufferers with colorectal and breast
  • To develop and take part in collaborative initiatives, research and trials regionally, nationally and internationally, having a excessive regard for scientific effectiveness and to the follow of evidence-based medication.
  • To collaborate with colleagues on the Regional Most cancers Centre (Cambridge College Hospitals Basis Trusts (CUH), Most cancers Items and different businesses to make sure optimum high quality of look after most cancers sufferers together with referring sufferers to the part I trials unit at CUH.
  • Provision of a complete Oncology service, in collaboration with different Oncologists, together with inpatient care and referrals and outpatient referrals and remedy. This submit will allow extra marketing consultant ward rounds to allow a marketing consultant ward rounds to happen at PCH every day.
  • Lively participation in scientific audit, persevering with skilled improvement and analysis as acceptable. There’s entry to a examine go away funds for acceptable CPD actions. The submit holder will probably be anticipated to contribute to the Belief and CBU Scientific Governance processes together with the devoted month-to-month half days.
  • Potential Out-of-hours participation in marketing consultant on-call rota comprising phone recommendation for Peterborough Metropolis Hospital on a 1:9 foundation (or 1:10 as soon as all new posts crammed). it’s anticipated that the on-call marketing consultant will do a distant ward spherical assessment every day on the weekends. This has been facilitated by the introduction of digital inpatient notes. Oncology sufferers are admitted presently underneath the care of the marketing consultant doctor on-call and handled in line with protocol. The on-call preparations could change over time with the implementation of the 7-day working initiative. There will probably be consideration for taking break day in lieu.
  • Skilled supervision and coaching of junior medical workers. Training of junior workers within the division is inspired and there are alternatives to behave as scientific and academic supervisors. This will likely embody a medical oncology spR who’re at the moment on rotation from CUH and underneath scientific supervision while in submit.
  • Duties for finishing up educating, examination and accreditation duties as required and for contributing to undergraduate, postgraduate and persevering with skilled improvement exercise, domestically and nationally.
  • To collaborate with colleagues to advertise the collective goals of the directorate.
  • To pay attention to managerial and budgetary concerns, work inside these constraints and assume duties the place acceptable. To recognise his/her duty in direction of attaining the Trusts most cancers targets and affected person rights. To make sure that all sufferers get handled equally, pretty and as shortly and successfully as attainable, escalating considerations ought to this not be the case.
  • NWAFT has an energetic analysis programme and is nationally recognised for its most cancers trials. This submit could be anticipated to proceed selling Scientific Trial improvement and recruitment. It could be anticipated that this submit would take a lead in scientific trials associated to colorectal and breast however may assume native PI duties for scientific trials in colorectal and breast if the post-holder needs.

Individual Specification

  • Full driving liscence

Educations and {Qualifications}

  • Registered on GMC specialist Register (or inside 6 months of receipt of CCT at time of interview)


  • MC/PHD

Expertise and Data

  • Scientific coaching and expertise equal to that required for gaining UK CTT in Medical Oncology
  • Capability to supply knowledgeable scientific opinion on a spread of oncology issues
  • Capability to take full and impartial duty for scientific care of sufferers
  • Expertise of delivering SACT in colorectal/ breast most cancers
  • Thorough information and understanding of GMC requirements in good medical follow

Educational achievements

  • Expertise of collaborating in scientific trials


  • Expertise in administration of scientific trials
  • Proof of revealed analysis in discipline of experience

Key Expertise

  • Efficient communication with friends, sufferers and exterior businesses
  • Capability to be empathetic and delicate, with a caring strategy
  • Efficient group participant, supporting colleagues and friends
  • Organised and a very good time keeper


Anticipated wage

£93666 – 126281 per 12 months


Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Job date

Sat, 30 Mar 2024 07:14:41 GMT

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