An exciting job opportunity has arisen for a committed Specialty Doctor to join an exceptional hospital service based in the Marchwood area. As a Specialty Doctor you will be working with one of UK's leading health care providers.
This hospital is one of the country’s leading centres for the treatment of a wide range of mental health conditions, including depression, anxiety, and stress. They are also able to provide expert outpatient treatment for eating disorders at the hospital.
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
Providing an on-call service and ensuring the provision of medical cover to the unit
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.
An ideal Specialty Doctor must have these skills as they are beneficial for this position:
General Medical Council (GMC) registration
Awareness of current issues in mental health service provision, policy and legislation.
The drive to learn and develop
A commitment to patient-centred care and to values-based and evidence based practice
A flexible, positive, team-orientated approach
Approved under section 12(2) of the MHA 1983
Have Approved Clinician status under the MHA 1983 is desirable
The successful Specialty Doctor will receive an excellent competitive annual 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
Free meals while on duty
Care first - Employee Assistance Services
Continuous learning and development
Personal health insurance
An employee assistance programme
To be considered for this position you must have a current GMC registration with license to practice Clinical skills and competencies consistent with the experience of two years in psychiatry
Reference ID: 3793
To apply for this fantastic job role, please call Sharon Stuart on 01216380567 or send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
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