Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Consultant in Clinical Oncology

MC72

Main area
Clinical Oncology
Grade
MC72
Contract
Permanent
Job ref
321-S5-1187-MZ
Site
Medical Staffing A64380
Town
Oxford
Salary
£76,761 to £103,490 per annum
Closing
12/11/2017 23:59

The Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research.

The Trust comprises of four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton Hospital in Banbury.

Our values, standards and behaviours define the quality of clinical care we offer and the professional relationships we make with our patients, colleagues and the wider community. We call this Delivering Compassionate Excellence and its focus is on our values of compassion, respect, learning, delivery, improvement and excellence. These values put patients at the heart of what we do and underpin the quality healthcare we would like for ourselves or a member of our family. Watch how we set out to deliver compassionate excellence via the OUH YouTube channel.

Many of our recruitment programmes use values-based interviewing to identify those who have the skills we seek, who share our values and who are able to deliver compassionate excellence from the outset. We know that this makes a significance difference to your job satisfaction and above all the outcomes and experience of our patients and their families.

For more information about our Values and Value Based Interviewing please visit  http://www.ouh.nhs.uk/about/vision-and-values/default.aspx

 


 

Consultant in Clinical Oncology specialising in Lung, SABR and Skin Cancer

We are keen to appoint a dynamic consultant clinical oncologist to join our team of 54 consultant oncologists working in Oxford (22 of whom are University appointments).The new substantive 10PA post is available at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust from January 2018.
The post is specialising in lung cancer, SABR, and skin cancer visiting Milton Keynes Foundation Trust two days per week. They will be a member of the SABR MDT, focusing on lung primary and secondary indications.
The oncology department in Oxford moved into a new £108M cancer centre in 2009 with 6 Varian linacs, four with CBCT. 4DCT, MRI and PET CT planning is routinely used. The department is one of only 7 selected to deliver SABR for all NHSE CtE indications, along with SRS for brain metastases. Lung SABR has been delivered since 2012 and IMRT is routine for most radically treated patients in the department. Rapid Arc is installed on 3 linacs as well as ExacTrac for the stereotactic programme. Chemotherapy is prescribed using a pan cancer network e-prescribing system (Aria) which is used in Oxford and Milton Keynes.
The department works closely with the University Department of Oncology including the CRUK/MRC Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology, providing excellent opportunities for collaborative radiotherapy research. In 2016, the department was designated an NCRI Established Centre of Excellence in Academic Radiation Oncology (currently only 3 in the UK). The department is taking forward plans to develop satellite radiotherapy units in Swindon (building work commenced due to open in 2018/19) and Milton Keynes (business case in development).

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable people and as such 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.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Candidates are highly recommended to visit the department and hospital and are invited to contact Dr Claire Blesing, Clinical Director of the Oncology and Haematology Directorate , Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, (Tel: Oxford (01865) 235207). Prof Tim Maughan (Clinical Director for OIRO) Tel: 01865 617415. Dr Moez Dungarwalla SDU Lead for Cancer, Milton Keynes Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. (Tel: 01908 660033)

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