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Specialty Doctor- Acute Male and Older Adults

Specialty Doctor- Acute Male and Older Adults

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Specialty Doctor- Acute Male and Older Adults

  • Location:

    Somerset

  • Sector:

    Overseas Doctors

  • Contact:

    Amy Bage

  • Salary:

    £70000 - £90000 per annum

  • Job type:

    Permanent - full time

  • Contact email:

    perm.doctors@msigroupltd.com

  • Job ref:

    VR/03120_1612374512

  • Published:

    29 days ago

Are you an outstanding Specialty or Associate Specialist Doctor looking for your next challenge in psychiatry and a competitive salary?

Our client has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. They have built a reputation for delivering pioneering services and outstanding outcomes. Their expert care enables thousands of individuals to consistently make a positive difference to their lives.

They have an opportunity for a full-time Specialty Doctor to shape services while being fully supported by a Consultant Psychiatrist and first-class multidisciplinary team. This exciting opportunity will provide psychiatric care to Acute Adult Male Service and Older Adults Acute Service.

Benefits:

  • Salary up to GBP90,000 (depending on experience)
  • Generous exam & study leave to attend CPD opportunities, conferences etc
  • Opportunity to progress your career to Consultant level through their prestigious CESR programme.
  • Monthly CPD grand rounds where you'll attend educational meetings & have the opportunity to meet psychiatrists from across the region
  • Financial support for further training & personal development
  • Appraisal & peer supervision
  • Company paid life assurance scheme
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Access to the NHS Discount Scheme
  • Free meals on duty & cycle to work scheme
  • Smart Health Toolkit, providing fitness programmes, nutrition consultation & health checks

Responsibilities:

  • Provide high quality treatment under the direction of a Consultant Psychiatrist
  • Assess referrals & undertake mental state examinations of service users
  • Participate in weekly ward rounds & attend multidisciplinary meetings
  • Attend Care Programme Approach & Section 117 meetings & mental health review tribunals
  • Provide up-to-date clinical information at all meetings
  • Ensure that medical decisions are implemented as planned
  • Audit medical services & ensure compliance with GMC & other professional guidelines
  • Uphold policies & procedures and contribute to service governance & development

Requirements:

  • Fully GMC registered & MBBS (or equivalent) qualified
  • Experienced within a mental health setting
  • Able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Knowledgeable of mental health legislation & codes of practice
  • An excellent clinical decision maker, with sound judgement & ability to manage risk
  • A first-rate communicator who can interview, assess & treat patients & write clear, comprehensive medical notes
  • Committed to continued professional development
  • Preferably approved under Section 12 of the Mental Health Act & a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, or equivalent


If you are interested in this role please apply and send your CV today! International applicants encouraged to apply as Tier 2 sponsorship is available