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Consultant Psychiatrist

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Main area
Coastal IDT Youth and Adult Pathway
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Permanant
Hours
40
Job ref
246-MESU1685850
Site
Walker Close
Town
Ipswich
Salary
£77,913 - £105,042
Closing
27/05/2019 23:59
Interview date
04/06/2019

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

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

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

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PLEASE NOTE: If you use a hotmail, msn or yahoo e-mail account, you will need to check your "junk" mail regularly as these email providers will divert any communication from this Trust straight into your " junk" inbox.


 

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust provides child and adult mental health services, 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!

An opportunity has arisen to appoint to appoint a Consultant Psychiatrist of 10P.A’s specialising in General Adult Psychiatry in the East of Suffolk. The post is based in our Coastal Integrated Delivery Team and works across two care pathways  - our Adult Pathway for people aged 25 upwards and our Youth Pathway, working with young people aged 18-25.

The successful applicant will be working with a team of enthusiastic and committed multi-disciplinary colleagues including Nursing, Psychology, Social work, Occupational Therapy, CBT Therapists, Speech and Assistant Practitioners.

Our Integrated Delivery Teams are made up of community teams for Adult, Youth, Later Life, and Learning Disability along with other specialist services such as Eating Disorder, Early Intervention and Children’s mental health. They are based in three locations in the East locality, serving the populations of Ipswich, Coastal and Central Suffolk.

Reasons to work for the Trust:

  • The Trust encourages applications from highly motivated, enthusiastic doctors who would welcome the opportunity to work in a high quality service in a beautiful part of the world.
  • The Trust encourages leadership roles for senior clinicians as part of the core job and in additional roles, where available, in medical education, management, research and teaching.
  • East Suffolk is a predominantly rural area but with good rail and road links to London, and, via the coastal ports and Stansted airport, to Europe and further afield. Local economy is based on light industry and farming.
  • Ipswich is the County town, forming the centre of a ring of attractive market towns.

Applications will be considered from those who have not yet obtained AC status. However they will be required to have achieved Approved Clinician  status prior to commencement of employment in this post.

The Trust is working towards equal opportunities and welcomes applications irrespective of age, disability, ethnic origin, gender, sexuality or religious belief.

The Trust operates a no smoking policy.

Recruitment Premium of up to £20,000 available for the right candidate and up to £12,000 relocation package *terms and conditions apply*

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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 Vivien Peeler, Deputy Medical Director on 01473 891810

David Nelson, Clinical Lead on 01449 745200

Simon Leach, Locality Manager on 01473 296197

 

They would be delighted to talk to you and to arrange a visit if you would like.

 

Interview date subject to change