Locum Consultant in Clinical Oncology (Breast and Urology)

  • £88,364 - £119,133
  • North East
  • Permanent

Locum Consultant in Clinical Oncology (Breast and Urology)

This is an exclusive interview opportunity to join established multidisciplinary Breast and Urology cancer teams in a bespoke cancer centre with a national reputation for successfully onboarding overseas trained Oncology doctors. It will be a 10PA job plan with some flexibility to accommodate individual interests and preferences, such as specific tumour sites. Applicants for Consultant in Medical Oncology will also be considered for the post. You can expect the following

  • Radiotherapy planning sessions
  • Prescribing SACT
  • Conducting new patient and follow up out-patient clinics
  • Participating in Acute Oncology Service ward rounds
  • Contributing to site-specific multidisciplinary team meetings
  • Partaking in Undergraduate and Postgraduate teaching
  • Dedicated time for Continued Professional Development
  • Participating in academic research and clinical trials

Key Details

  • Salary: £88,364 - £119,133
  • Location: North East England
  • Duration: Fixed Term (with a view to extend)

Cancer Centre

The Cancer Centre is part of one of the UK’s busiest and most reputable Trusts which has gone through a recent expansion to grow its bespoke cancer services. There’s a large, well-funded research team which collaborates with the region’s cancer research network as well as an established academic department which works closely with local Universities. Patients are referred from across the country to receive a wide array of specialised care in both RT and SACT using advanced technology. There is a chemotherapy suite with inpatient beds in purpose-built wards and outpatient units are well staffed by specialist cancer nurses. The Cancer Centre offers a range of radiotherapy equipment, including:

  • Varian Linear Accelerators
  • IMRT and VMAT (RapidArc)
  • Xstrahl superficial/orthovoltage radiotherapy machine
  • PDR Selectron
  • Virtual Simulators (spiral CT scanner)
  • Radiosurgery department; Stereotactic radiotherapy and stereotactic radiosurgery
  • Gamma knife
  • Facilities for the use of unsealed isotopes


  • The Trust is in one of the UK’s largest cities and remains accessible and friendly
  • There is a selection of highly rated schools and Universities
  • You benefit from a low cost of living whilst having access to all the comforts and conveniences which you need
  • The city has beautiful green spaces and is surrounded by outstanding natural beauty
  • There are reliable transport links across the region

The Requirements

  • Full GMC Registration (essential)
  • Ability to work independently at consultant level within Clinical Oncology (essential)
  • Full MRCP (UK), FRCR (UK) or equivalent post-graduate qualification (desirable)

 How BDI Resourcing can support

When choosing to apply for your next Clinical Oncology role with BDI Resourcing, you’ll have the full support of an expert recruitment team who will assist, as standard, with:

  • CV Preparation using our recognised bespoke guidance
  • Application support with expert knowledge of specialisms, NHS, and local support
  • Video based Interview Preparation using specific example questions according to job role
  • Contract and offer negotiations for salary, relocation packages, tenure and more

Once you have accepted your new Consultant in Clinical Oncology role, you’ll then be met by one of our dedicated relocation executives who will guide you through all the way to starting to your new Oncology role in the NHS including:

  • Document gathering and checking
  • COS and Visa Application support if applicable
  • Short- and long-term accommodation sourcing
  • Travel Arrangements
  • Family support for finding schools and any other aspects of pastoral care

How to apply

If you wish to apply for this vacancy or if you would like to discuss your search for work and seek advice on other available posts then please send a copy of your most recent CV to oncology@bdiresourcing.com and one of the specialist oncology team will be in touch to discuss your options.

We look forward to hearing from you and wish you all the best with your job search!

Rich Halliday Managing Consultant

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