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Consultant Haematologist - 6 or 12 month Contract - UK

Consultant - Medicine - Wales
Ref: 5403 Date Posted: Saturday 09 Jun 2018
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Live and Work in West Wales  - Locum Consultant Haematologist required




This is a Locum Consultant Haematologist post and has been created following the redesign of Haematology services across the Health Board and will be for 6-12 months.  The post will involve working at Glangwili General Hospital to deliver speciality clinics and will deliver services to the population of Carmarthenshire . Office accommodation, secretarial support and full IT facilities including access to intranet and internet will be provided.

The Haematology service currently provides haemato-oncology and general haematology services across 4 hospital sites. There are 6 consultants in post, 2 of whom are part time. Support for the post includes Staff and Associate Specialists as well as foundation trainees. Each of the sites provides out-patient chemotherapy and works in close liaison with the centres in Cardiff and Vale and Abertawe BroMorgannwg University Heath Boards.

Wales has a developed a haematology community which includes all the consultants in all the hospitals who work closely together to deliver the service for the total population of the country. There are a number regional sub-speciality MDTs which support decision making the delivery of patient care.

As a senior employee of the Health Board the post holder will work in close co-operation with other medical professional and managerial colleagues in providing high quality healthcare to the Health Board’s patients and provide a service in Haematology, supporting the development of sub-speciality interest to the hospitals and community so designated with responsibility for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of illness.

There are many reasons you might be attracted to living in Wales, From prehistoric, through Roman, Norman and every era in between and since, you will find artefacts and buildings to captivate you. There are approximately 600 castles still to be found in Wales, making it the castle capital of Europe. Wales also has 6 World Heritage sites and over 150 stunning beaches to keep you entertained.

Applicants must have full GMC registration with a licence to practice and be on the specialist register

If this sounds like the perfect job you can apply using the blue button below. Or if you’d like to find out more about this job or have an informal chat, please get in touch with us:

Jo Hood

Head of UK Recruitment

Tel: +44 (0)131 240 5266 LinkedIn