Clinical Fellowship in BMT & CAR-T cell Therapy

Job details
Posting date: 23 May 2024
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £43,923 pa pro rata
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 22 June 2024
Location: Bristol, BS2 8ED
Company: University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 6339739/387-SPS-3842-KC

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A Vacancy at University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust.

Full time post

Applications are invited for this world-class training opportunity in all aspects of clinical haematopoietic stem cell transplantation and CAR T cell therapy. The University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country, rated ‘outstanding’ by the CQC in 2016 and a major teaching and research centre for the South West. The BMT Unit performs every type of allograft and is consistently the top recruiter to national transplant studies. University Hospitals Bristol is one of ten adult UK transplant centres commissioned to deliver CAR T cells. We have given CAR T cells to patients with ALL, DLBCL, MCL and MM. We also deliver TIL cells for various solid tumours.

We are looking for an enthusiastic doctor, with experience in and haematology, to join an expanding BMT and IEC service. This post will be based at Bristol Haematology and Oncology Centre (BHOC) and will suit individuals with experience in haematology and are looking to expand their knowledge of transplantation and cellular therapy. The BMT unit is internationally recognised and is regarded as one of the best transplant and IEC units in Europe. Many of our transplant fellows are now running their own transplant units. The instruction in BMT theory and techniques our fellows receive is second to none.

This post will be suitable for applicants who have previous experience in Haematology.

The post will provide clinical cover for the care of adult patients undergoing allogeneic and autologous stem cell transplantation and CAR T cell therapy. Duties will primarily cover the medical review of patients undergoing autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplantation and CAR T cell therapy. The applicant will also provide medical input regarding donor selection, apheresis procedures and BMT medical co-ordination. Participation in research projects and writing papers is actively encouraged.

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UHBW) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country, bringing together a combined workforce of over 13,000 staff and over 100 different clinical services across 10 different sites, serving a core population of more than 500,000 people across South West England. UHBW has been rated by the CQC as ‘Good’ overall and our staff are proud to deliver excellent care to the people of Bristol, Weston and beyond. As a forward- thinking multi-award winning Trust and a digital exemplar committed to improving patient care, our world-leading research and innovations are having a positive local and global impact. Our hospitals are spread across Bristol and Weston, join us and you can enjoy the very best of both worlds; city living within a stone’s throw of the countryside or beside the seaside, both with easy access to all that the South West has to offer. UHBW is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. As an equal opportunities employer actively working towards a diverse workforce we aim to recruit and retain a workforce which represents the rich diversity of the local population at all levels and are committed to designing our services around the needs of individual patients and those around them. Anonymous information will be used from your application in order to ensure we’re meeting our pledge.

Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specifications for further details of this position.

This advert closes on Friday 7 Jun 2024

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