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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 21/06/2020.

Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Job Reference: 292-2190451-CR-A

Employer:
The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust
Department:
Oncology
Location:
PAH, Harlow
Salary:
£79,860 - £107,668 Per An

The Role


The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust is a District General Hospital providing acute services to the people of West Essex and East Hertfordshire and has a positive and successful approach to developing and delivering health care.

The values and standards of the hospital. The Princess Alexandra Hospital (PAH) adopted its standards and behaviours after consultation with over 400 staff and patients. PAH is one of the few organisations in the country that have successfully reduced complaints by 50% and continued to do so year on year since 2013 because of the focus on patient care and the Achieving Excellence Patient Experience Improvement programme.

The Trust believes in investing in all our staff and rewarding high standards of care whilst "building for excellence" and in return we expect our staff to uphold the Trust values which are Respectful, Caring, Responsible and Committed.

The Trust is climbing the performance league tables and was shortlisted this year for the first ever National Compassionate Patient Care Award and finished runner-up in the 500 entry Guardian Public Service Award for measuring excellence. In addition to this the Trust has been nationally recognised for having one of the highest ratings from "Friends and Family" surveys.

At the heart of the hospital is our dedicated team, we offer a stimulating and dynamic work environment, a wide range of staff benefits and learning and development opportunities. We are looking for employees who aspire to excellence, share our values and can play a crucial role in our on-going achievements.

Location

Princess Alexandra Hospital is conveniently located in Harlow, Essex just 25 minutes’ drive to London Stansted Airport and 25 minutes train ride to London Liverpool Street. Harlow also has excellent road connections across England, with the M11, M25, A10, M1 and A1 all on its doorstep. North Middlesex University Hospital (NMUH) is located in North London.

Consultant Clinical Oncologist in Breast & Lung

We are seeking an experienced Clinical Oncologist to be part of our cancer team. This post is a joint post, providing services at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Harlow and North Middlesex University Hospital. This is a 10 PA post (PAH 6 PA’s, NMUH 4 PA’s), the successful candidate would attend the MDT’s, see new and follow-up patients at The Princess Alexandra Hospital and deliver their radiotherapy at North Middlesex.

In order to fulfil the responsibilities of this post you must be eligible for full GMC registration. Applicants will have their CCT or be within 6 months of obtaining it.

 

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Niraj Goyal, Consultant Oncologist & Joint CSG Lead

ngoyal@nhs.net

Dr Venkatesh Gajapathy, Consultant Oncologist & Joint CGS Lead

Venkatesh.gajapathy@nhs.net




About us

The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust believes in investing in all our staff and rewarding high standards of care whilst "building for excellence" and in return we expect our staff to uphold the Trust values which are Respectful, Caring, Responsible and Committed.


Location

Princess Alexandra Hospital is conveniently located in Harlow, Essex just 25 minute drive to London Stansted Airport and 25 minutes train ride to London Liverpool Street. Harlow also has excellent road connections across England, with the M11, M25, A10, M1 and A1 all on its doorstep.


What we can offer

Full induction process * Structured pay scheme with annual increments * Additional living supplement to your basic salary * Minimum 27days annual leave plus bank holidays ( pro rata for part time staff ) *
NHS Pension scheme * Flexible working patterns * Onsite creche facilities * Child care vouchers * Annual appraisals with career pathways * In-house training courses * Discounted hospital restaurant * Onsite accommodation subject to availability.

All new staff joining Princess Alexandra Hospital will be subject to a probation period of 6 months.

Priority for this appointment will be awarded to any officially identified NHS staff "at risk"

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and Young People, and Vulnerable Adults. Offers of employment are subject to pre-employment NHS screening checks.

Providing false or misleading information or unsatisfactory pre-employment checks may result in the offer of a post being withdrawn.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the minimum shortlisting criteria for the post will be invited for the next stage of the recruitment process.

We aim to represent the diversity of our local communities and positively encourage applications regardless of age, race or ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion or belief.

Why not Come Home to Harlow and Work with us!


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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