Child & Adolescent Consultant Psychiatrist
North Core Team
Forward Thinking Birmingham (FTB) is a unique, innovative community and inpatient mental health service delivering a pathway of care for 0-25 year olds. The service is led by Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust and it is the first of its kind nationally.
Bringing together the expertise and commitment of Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust (BWC), the Priory Group, Operose (previously Simplify Health) and The Children’s Society, FTB offers a wide range of mental health support options tailored to the needs of the young people, young adults and families it cares for and supports.
As we continue on our journey we have an opportunity for a full time CAMHS Consultant to work within the Core community team at our Sutton Coldfield Hub (Birmingham North).
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You will be qualified with full registration with GMC or within six months of obtaining specialist registration. Experience of working within an MDT is essential. You will have Approved Clinician status and S12 approval or be willing to achieve these within three months of appointment.
The successful applicant will be employed by Birmingham Women’s and Children’s Foundation Trust. As well as working within the groundbreaking FTB service, there are a number of other benefits including a strong commitment to continuous professional development.
FTB has links with Institute of Mental Health, University of Birmingham and supports consultants with interest in research and medical education. The Trust will offer a generous re-location package, further training opportunities and will also support candidates if they wish to pursue academic qualifications relevant to their role. The service has a number of specialist services under its umbrella, which offers candidates excellent opportunity to diversify their skills and be part of a vibrant peer group.
We would welcome applications from those looking for part time or full time opportunities.
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Closing date: 11th August 2020