At East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust our vision is to be widely recognised for providing safe, personal and effective care. We currently provide high quality services and treat over 600,000 people across East Lancashire and the surrounding area. We employ over 7,000 staff, many of whom are internationally renowned and have won awards for their work.
Consultant in Histopathology
We are inviting applications for the post of a Consultant in Histopathology based at the Royal Blackburn Hospital. The Trust is a Cancer Unit providing diagnosis and treatment for Head and Neck, Urology, Breast, Colorectal, Skin and Hepato-biliary cancers. Ours is a diagnostic unit for upper GI and respiratory cancers and is also a unit for bowel cancer screening.
The Department has developed sub specialist interest related to cancer services and the candidate will be expected to develop areas of special interest to complement those already in place.
You will join a team of 10.8WTE in this well-equipped and friendly department participating in diagnostic histopathology and non-gynae cytology reporting. Cellular Pathology is a forward thinking Department with a number of planned developments to meet national cancer targets. The Department is UKAS Accredited. Participation in training of Histopathology STs is expected.
It is essential that you are in possession of FRCpath (or equivalent) and be on the specialist GMC register or be within 6 months of obtaining CCT at the time of interview.
The post carries an attractive recruitment premium, please enquire for further information.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
To print a document or save it to your computer, please click with your right mouse button on the document title and select "Save Target As...". You can then save the document in a suitable place on your computer ready to print it out. Clicking with the left mouse button will open the document in a new window (if your web browser can do so).
Dr. Santhi Kumar, Clinical Lead for Cellular Pathology on 01254 735706 or Dr Kathryn Brownbill, Clinical Director on 01254 734153. The post carries an attractive recruitment premium, please enquire for further information.
© 2013 East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust. Telephone: 01254 263555