Consultant in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (CAMHS)

Jersey (GB) (JE)
£87,624 per annum
27 Oct 2020
16 Nov 2020
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Situated just 40 minutes flying time from London with excellent transport links to Europe the small beautiful Island of Jersey enjoys great weather, sandy beaches surrounded by soaring cliffs and offers a healthy work-life balance. Whether watching the sun set into the sea over a beach barbecue, dining out in Michelin starred restaurants or club or bar hopping is the end to your perfect day, Jersey has the ideal lifestyle and work environment. An exciting opportunity has arisen for the successful applicant to relocate to the Island.

The post holder will be expected to take on the full range of duties including the routine and emergency diagnosis and management of children and young people (up to the age of 18) with significant mental health problems, the support of other team members and providing consultation and advice to other agencies. The service has expanded and continues to develop its service delivery to meet the needs of the community. As a senior clinician you will have opportunity to shape the service and influence child mental health more widely on the island.

Full travelling expenses are paid from a UK port of entry, with a generous relocation package available and the appointee may take advantage of Jersey taxation policies. The post attracts residential qualifications and Jersey has excellent affordable private education for children. Under Jersey Law, applicants must possess FULL registration with the General Medical Council and hold a licence to practise.

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Closing date: 16th November 2020.

If you would like to discuss the post informally please contact: Dr Catherine Keep, Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist & Clinical Lead, Phone: 01534 445 030, Email: or Dr Muktanshu Patil, Consultant Paediatrician and Associate Medical Director (Women Children and family Care group) on 01534 442 045.

The States of Jersey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people (to include children) and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As this position will work with vulnerable people, the selection process will involve safeguarding measures and include an enhanced DBS check.