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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor
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Carlton Court Hospital
Carlton Coville
01/03/2018 23:59

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust provides child and adult mental health services, alcohol treatment, learning disability, wellbeing and eating disorder services across Norfolk and Suffolk.

We are committed to delivering quality driven mental health services. Every individual makes a valuable contribution. We are proud of our staff who have been commended for the care they provide. Do you value working positively, respectfully and together? If so, we’d love you to join us!

Please follow this link to find out more in our Employee Handbook

Employee Handbook

Please read the job description/person specification carefully and ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills and experience needed.

It is important that you complete a formal application form as CV’s alone will not be accepted.

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We are offering a unique opportunity to work in a dynamic service offering open general acute inpatient care and treatment for young people aged 13 to 18 years in the East of England. You will be based at the Dragonfly unit, a 7 bedded mixed inpatient unit looking to expand and develop new and exciting ways of working with young people, their families and community CAMHS teams. The unit holds a strong therapeutic model with a full time family therapist, a clinical psychologist and occupational therapist. The MDT and care team work closely together.

The professional development of our staff is fundamental and we support doctors training and development. You will also have the opportunity to benefit from supervision and mentoring.

Applicants wishing to work part time will be considered as would flexible working patterns.

The unit is located in Carlton Colville, which is close to popular tourist destinations such as Southwold. The Trust will support the successful applicant with relocation expenses.


Interviews will take place on 5th April 2018. Date subject to change.

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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

Dr Sara Ramirez Overend - Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at the Dragonfly unit - 01502 527400

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