Specialty Grade Doctor in Outpatient CAMHS
Newham CAMHS (Child and Family Consultation Service)
Specialty Doctor Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
10 sessions. 12 Months Fixed Term. Feb 2020 Sep 2020
Newham Child and Family Consultation Service are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced and motivated Specialty Doctor in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
You will join a multi-disciplinary team of Child and Adolescent psychiatry, Clinical Psychology, Mental Health Nursing, Child and Adolescent psychotherapy, Systemic Family Therapy and administrative staff who are committed to delivering innovative and effective ways of working with young people and their families.
This is a busy, interesting, and varied job regularly joint working with other members of the team to assess and treat young people and their families with a range of emotional and behavioural difficulties across the age range. The post holder will provide high quality evidence based mental health assessments and treatments. Newham CFCS is a large multi-disciplinary CAMH service (approx. 71 WTE clinical staff) with several specialist teams.
This post will be split between the neurodevelopmental team and the emotional and behavioural team. There will be a requirement to participate in the hospital liaison rota and the duty psychiatric rota (within office hours).
This post may be of particular interest to applicants wishing to pursue specialist training in child and adolescent psychiatry in the future. This is a fixed term locum post.