Medical Oncology Specialist

  • £80,693 - £91,584
  • Wales
  • Permanent

NHS Specialist in Medical Oncology in Renal, Sarcoma and Melanoma

This is a unique opportunity to cover multiple specialist sites. The role is excellent for Oncologists with extensive specialty experience however aren’t quite ready to practice as a Consultant in the NHS. You will have a senior NHS rota with your own patient lists, with the supervision of a Consultant to ensure that you’re fully supported in your practice. You’ll receive relevant training and guidance to obtain Specialist Registration via CESR. The rota will be on the basis of a standard 10PA = 40-hour p/w job plan, which is likely to include the following;

  • Specialisation in Renal, Sarcoma and Melanoma
  • Prescribing chemotherapy and managing treatment complications
  • Running your own Out-Patient clinics
  • Conducting ward rounds
  • Teaching Undergraduate/Postgraduate/junior colleagues
  • Actively recruiting patient for clinical trials
  • Attending relevant MDTs within your areas of interest

Key Details

  • Salary - £80,693 - £91,584
  • Location – South Wales
  • Duration – Fixed Term 2 Years (with a view to extend)

Oncology Cancer Centre

You will be joining a leading Cancer Centre with a comprehensive systemic therapy service and a high degree of specialisation for all major tumour sites. The team serve a large population, providing a wide range of different cases. The Centre is closely linked with the local University and neighbouring Cancer Centres to provide excellent teaching and training opportunities. They also have close links with cancer research networks and institutes to run clinical trials across the whole region. The team are very friendly and diverse, and are familiar with supporting overseas trained doctors in their NHS career development.

The Location

  • You benefit from being close to major cities in South Wales, as well as easy access to stunning protected countryside and beautiful beaches
  • There are reliable national transport links as well as a large international airport nearby
  • The cost of living is extremely low, whilst still having access to all the amenities you need
  • There area has a selection of excellent grammar and state schools
  • The region is very multicultural with a welcoming and friendly community

The Requirements

  • Full GMC Registration
  • Full MRCP (UK) or equivalent post-graduate qualification
  • Minimum 12 years post-graduate experience, incl. 6 years Oncology experience

How BDI Resourcing can support

When choosing to apply for your next Medical 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 Specialist in Medical 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 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.


Daniel Platts Director

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