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Consultant Haematologist


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10 sessions
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01/08/2018 23:59

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

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All applicants are invited to apply in welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.



Aneurin Bevan University Health Board


Full Time (10 Sessions) Consultant Haematologist


Based: Royal Gwent Hospital


Applications are invited for the post of consultant haematologist, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board. This is a replacement post.


You will join an enthusiastic team of six Consultant Haematologists providing care to the population of Gwent. The successful applicant will be expected to have broad experience in general and malignant adult haematology. The department provides a full range of clinical and laboratory services including in-patient care to BSCH level 2B, and is well-supported by specialist nurses in haemato-oncology, anticoagulation and blood transfusion. There is an active clinical trials portfolio supported by a dedicated research team.


Clinical duties will be based on the Royal Gwent Site with out of hours cover provided across Royal Gwent Hospital, Nevill Hall Hospital and Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr on a 1in 7 on call rota. Ability to travel between sites is required.


Although the post is full time, applications are welcome from candidates who require flexible working arrangements.

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or visit the department should contact Dr Helen Jackson. Clinical director for Haematology, Telephone 01633 234460


Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.


This position involves Regulated Activity with adults as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer:

  • Enhanced check with barred list information, including  
  • - an adults barred list check

Applicants must be fully registered with the GMC and hold a Licence to Practice. Applicants for Consultant posts must also be on the General Medical Council’s Specialist Register for Haematology or will be due to obtain relevant CCT within 6 months of the date of interview.


This post is not included on the current UK Shortage Occupation List and is subject to the rules outlined in the attachment ‘Resident Labour Market Test Guidance’.


Vacancy Ref: 040-CON324-N                   

Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on  01/08/2018

Published on NHS Jobs and Trac:                 05/07/2018    

Published in BMJ:                                          14/07/2018

Interview Date:                                             11/10/2018




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Applicant requirements

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.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Helen Jackson 01633 234460

If you have problems applying, contact

01633 623930