Specialty Doctor

  • Jupiter Recruitment Corporations Ltd
  • Bury BL9 5LX, UK
Full time Nursing

Job Description

An amazing job opportunity has arisen for a committed Specialty Doctor to join an exceptional service based within the Bury area. As a Nurse you will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers.

This special centre provides leading person-centred neurorehabilitation programmes that are bespoke to the severity and complexity of a person’s particular neurodisability. They provide care for people with neurodisabilities resulting from acquired brain injuries (ABI), including those caused by traumatic brain injury (TBI) or neurodegenerative conditions such as motor neurone disease or multiple sclerosis

As a Specialty Doctor your day to day duties include:

  • Ensuring effective liaison with the referrals team to enable you to review referrals and determine appropriateness for admissions
  • Conducting admissions assessments, risk assessments, reviews and ensuring effective management plans for all service users within the unit.
  • Allocating specialist psychological treatments, in line with individual needs and assessing physical health, taking special responsibility for medical issues
  • Supervising and directing the work of other staff who support treatment of service users
  • Facilitating regular CPA review meetings
  • Acting as Specialty doctor for service users detained under the Mental Health Act
  • Opportunity to be involved in clinical governance standards and monitoring for the delivery of the service
  • Developing protocols as required meeting standard in both psychological and pharmacological interventions.
  • Provide day-to-day medical input on the units under the supervision of the relevant Consultant.


An ideal Specialty Doctor must have these skills as they are beneficial for this position :

  • Full GMC registration
  • Experience working in psychiatry within multi-disciplinary teams
  • To be in good standing with the Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • To have had an appraisal/RITA within the last year
  • At least 3 years' experience in Psychiatry
  • Experience working as a doctor within brain injury/ learning disability/ deafness services
  • MRCPsych
  • Section 12 (2) approval
  • AC status


The successful Specialty Doctor will receive an excellent competitive salary. This exciting position is for 37.5 hours a week. In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (at commencement of employment)
  • A group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)
  • Private Medical Insurance Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Free meals while on duty
  • Care first - Employee Assistance Services
  • Continuous learning and development
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Career development
  • Personal health insurance
  • An employee assistance programme
  • Voluntary benefit


To be considered for this position you must hold a Full GMC Registration

Reference ID: 3813

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call Sharon Stuart on 01216380567 or send your CV to contact@jupiterrecruitment.co.uk


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