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Consultant Psychiatrist

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Main area
General Adult Psychiatry
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Substantive
Hours
Full time 10 PA plus on call rota
Job ref
246-MWNO843660
Site
Chatterton House
Town
Kings Lynn
Salary
£77,913 - £105,042
Closing
05/11/2018 23:59
Interview date
19/11/2018

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
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Norfolk & Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust.
Adult Community Consultant Psychiatrist, Kings Lynn, West Norfolk.


We are very pleased to be recruiting to 2 WTE Consultant posts in Adult Community Team based in Kings Lynn (part of Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust). This post is community based and covers the Community Mental Health Team of which Flexible Assertive Community Team are a part of.


The Community Team is a well established and experienced team consisting of Senior Mental Health Practitioners, Assistant Practitioners and an experienced and highly skilled Specialist Clinical Psychologist.

This job would be ideal either for an established consultant, or someone who has recently finished their training. The successful applicant would be joining an enthusiastic team of Adult Psychiatrists who are welcoming and supportive. There are currently 2 full time Community Consultant Psychiatrists and 1 Specialty Doctor within the department. There are trainees on regular rotation. The successful applicant would be encouraged and supported to take on appropriate supervision of junior colleagues.


The trust has a strong educational reputation with excellent opportunities for teaching and research.
There are close ties to both the University of Cambridge and University of East Anglia (based in Norwich).
There is a very active teaching programme for medical students from the University of Cambridge. In addition research is strongly encouraged within the department and there is a well established research network within the trust.
In addition there is a local teaching programme for all psychiatry doctors and a regular old age psychiatry departmental teaching programme.
The successful candidate would take part in a West Norfolk locality on-call rota, currently approximately 1 in 10.


This job would be ideal either for an established Consultant, or someone who has recently finished their training. The successful applicant would be joining a loyal and enthusiastic team who are welcoming and supportive. The successful applicant would be encouraged and supported to take on appropriate supervision of junior colleagues.

 

*There is a recruitment premia of £20,000 available for the right candidate*.

 

Proposed interview date: 19th November 2018

 

*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

Lesley.Charlton Deputy Service manager
Lesley.Charlton@nsft.nhs.uk
01553 736119


Dr Luk Ho Lead Clinician
luk.ho@nsft.nhs.uk