CONSULTANT PSYCHIATRIST OPPORTUNITIES
Older Peoples Mental Health
Interview Date: 2nd February 2021
NHS Tayside is seeking to recruit dynamic, passionate and flexible candidates who are fully Registered Medical Practitioners who are holders of MRCPsych or equivalent, and an appropriate CCT (or be eligible for such inclusion within 6 months of the interview date). We are also keen to hear from candidates with relevant experience who would like to pursue specialist registration through the CESR process. NHS Tayside supports Tier 2 sponsorship if required. Speciality Doctor opportunities are also available. We welcome informal enquires and discussion about the interests and preferences of individual applicants.
NHS Tayside has embarked on an ambitious programme of change and is working with partner organisations, individuals with lived experience, and staff from all disciplines to co-create a world class mental health service. Appointment as a Consultant will offer the individual an opportunity to shape the services that are to be delivered through a system where the people who receive, and the professionals who deliver, care are treated as equal. Successful candidates will have a sound understanding of the role of the Consultant Psychiatrist and play a key part along within strong multidisciplinary teams to ensure the successful delivery of person centred, safe and effective care, treatment and services.
In Tayside we are committed to the wellbeing, support and continuous development of our staff and offer a wide range of educational, mentorship support and clinical leadership opportunities to facilitate professional success and job satisfaction within the consultant role.
Generous relocation packages may be available depending on circumstances.
Three posts are available, based in Angus, Dundee and Perth. Please indicate on your application if you have a preference.
For informal discussion or enquiries, we would encourage candidates to contact:
Dr Lee Robertson, Associate Medical Director Older Peoples’ Services, 01382 647247 ext. 57247
Mandy Warden, Interim Service Lead, Psychiatry of Old Age, 01356 692801 ext. 65600