Resident Doctor in Oncology

  • Job Reference: Arinder Cheema
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2022
  • Recruiter: A&E Agency
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £55,000 to £75,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Salary dependent on experience & Competitive
  • Sector: Medicine, Medicine > Oncology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Arinder Cheema
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Job Description

 Exciting Oncology roles for one of London's largest private hospitals with a range of flexible shifts .The role allows to work closely with the best consultants from top NHS Teaching Hospitals, with opportunities to produce research papers and enhance personal development.

Shifts are 12 or 24-hour , and  the hospital are looking for an experienced  SHO/Registrar Levels doctors ( ST3 to ST8) to be part of the Oncology Resident team. You would also be required to work independently   and treat patients with short and long-term, complex conditions.

Clinical Duties and Responsibilities

This role is to cover; Oncology inpatient/out-patient wards. and will cover a range of complex case patients.

  • You will fully assist the consultants and specialist nursing staff to ensure a high standard of patient care is delivered, to ensure that any changes to the medical management plan for a patient, as agreed with their named consultant, are communicated immediately to the nurse in charge and relevant members of the multidisciplinary team.
  • Supporting new admissions to the unit as soon as is reasonably possible, Clerking patients and new drug chart and inform the named consultant of the patient’s arrival.
  • To accompany consultants on ward rounds of their patients, at their request.
  • To perform routine basic clinical skills for inpatients as required, i.e. venepuncture, drawing blood cultures, peripheral IV cannulation, arterial and venous blood gas sampling, tube insertions and urethral catheter insertion, and support nursing staff undergoing training to develop and perform these clinical skills independently.
  • You will have the opportunity to take part in audits, education of the MDT, education and training to continuously improve and strive for excellence, for staff and patients.
  • Responsible for consenting patients for procedures and treatments.

Essential Criteria:

  • MBBS medical qualification
  • An additional post-graduate qualification FRCA/ FICM/ MRCEM/MRCP or equivalent is desirable
  • Doctors must be the equivalent level of ST3 and/or above
  • Fully registered with the GMC and current licence to practice.
  • Post holder must hold current ALS certificate
  • Medicine/Oncology patient experience within in-patient/outpatient settings is desirable

Career Progression and Opportunities for development

  •  Allocated £1000 study budget, for courses relevant to speciality.
  •  Comprehensive Learning Academy where you can enrol for courses.
  • To  offer grants and sponsorship for research (MD, PhD) and opportunities to develop leadership skill

Great benefits package on offer 

International candidates are welcome to apply