Locum Consultant Clinical Oncologist - Lung and Upper GI

Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
09 Oct 2019
13 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Here at Southend University Hospital we strive to provide high quality care for every patient, every time.

We would be nothing without our staff. So it goes without saying that when it comes to recruiting new team members, we're looking for the best. We encourage staff to be innovative, to challenge the 'as is' and to always put patients first.

We want staff who will live our trust values every day.

Care with compassion, Working together, Professional and accountable

Applicants are invited to apply for a 6 month post of a Locum Consultant Clinical Oncologist with a special interest in Lung and Upper GI tumour sites, working at Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital.

Recent strategic developments across the STP have seen the creation of a single integrated medical team for Oncology working across the three acute trusts. The vision for this larger single team will facilitate cross cover, support increased sub specialisation and facilitate individual job plans in line with Royal College Guidance on tumour site cover.

The Oncology Team provides the Oncology Service for South Essex covering Basildon, Broomfield and Southend Hospitals and Southend University Hospital is the Cancer Centre for the Region and the lead employer for cancer services.

For further details / informal visits contact:

For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Imtiaz Ahmed, Oncology Clinical Lead on 01702 435555 ext. 6731

  • Southend University Hospital Staff benefits:
  • Salary Sacrifice Car Scheme
  • Large range of discounts which continues to grow and includes; gym memberships, large retail stores, local builders and mechanics, travel agents, phone line providers, local beauticians and much more.
  • Occupational Health and Wellbeing service
  • Competitive pension
  • Effective 01 April 2019, annual leave entitlement is guaranteed in line with NHS terms and conditions of service

On appointment: 27 days

After five years' service: 29 days

After ten years' service: 33 days
  • Part time and flexible hours may be considered

An onsite nursery with discounted prices for staff members - please see the attached information pack for further information.

We will be moving from Local Terms to AfC on 01 April 2019. Details provided on request.

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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