Consultant in Adult Psychiatry

Worcester, Worcestershire
£79,860- £107,668 per annum (pro rata for part time)
01 Sep 2020
29 Sep 2020
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

HTT North (10 PA’s Substantive)

The Adult Mental Health team has an exciting opportunity for consultants to join the Trust in various roles across Worcestershire. The successful candidates will work alongside a skilled multidisciplinary team as well as experienced teams of Consultant Psychiatrists who work in the inpatient units and community across all mental health services within the Trust.

The consultant will provide direct psychiatric services through the comprehensive assessment, diagnosis and care plan and treatment  formulation, guidance on evidence-based treatment within a biopsychosocial model. They will also provide psychiatric leadership to the multidisciplinary team and clinical leadership in collaboration with the team leader assuring the involvement of families and carers and wherever possible with the patients consent in treatment planning.

Well-being is a priority for the Trust and it is vitally important to the Medical Management within the Trust that newly recruited colleagues are supported and are able to ‘grow’ professionally. Worcestershire is ideal for those looking for a good work life balance with a number of excellent schools and areas of outstanding natural beauty such as the Malvern Hills and the Cotswolds. There are also particularly good road links both to Birmingham, London and the South West.

It is essential you meet the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ criteria for appointment to a consultant post. Consideration will also be given to those applicants looking for flexibility with working arrangements. Development of a special interest will also be encouraged. 

Opportunities are available for those who wish to be involved in service leadership and re-design. Non-clinical interests will be supported in line with Trust strategies. Interest and previous experience in leadership and management would be an advantage.

To discuss the posts further please contact:

Dr Ditesh Dhaya (Associate Medical Director) 07587 135900
Dr Lenia Constantine (Clinical Director) 07884 430674

To apply please click the apply button and search via the relevant reference number.

Closing Date: 20 September 2020

Interviews: To be held virtually on 15 October 2020


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