Consultant Psychiatrist

Location
Southwark, London (Greater)
Posted
02 Dec 2020
Closes
15 Dec 2020
Ref
334-SOU-2809762-JA
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Consultant Psychiatrist - PICU (ES1) Maudsley Hospital

South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM) has an exciting opportunity and is looking to recruit Substantive Consultant Psychiatrist for female Intensive Psychiatric Care Unit at Maudsley Hospital.

In this role, Consultant Psychiatrist expertise will be the driving force for life-changing treatment – fully supported by a Specialty and core trainees and first-class multidisciplinary team. The Consultant will have a unique opportunity to work with the executive leadership team to develop effective interface between services Liaison services and the Acute and Crisis pathway in Southwark. The role is for the individual interested in service improvement and development of their leadership skills.

For further details about the team and its function please refer to the detailed Job description.

The trust is a part of King’s Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC). KHP is responsible for seeing 2 million patients each year, has 25,000 employees and 19,500 students, and a £2 billion annual turnover. It brings together the best of basic and translational research, clinical excellence and world-class teaching to deliver ground-breaking advances in physical and mental healthcare. There are excellent opportunities for teaching, training, supervising and mentoring medical students and trainee doctors, participating in audit and quality improvement projects and getting involved in research. You will work very closely with your fellow consultants and be encouraged to participate in and be a part of the famous Maudsley Grand rounds and be an active member of the Southwark MAC (Medical Advisory committee) where you will have the opportunity to regularly network with and seek support from your consultant colleagues.

It is a condition of your employment that you are, and remain a fully registered medical practitioner and are included on the Specialist Register for General Adult Psychiatry held by the General Medical Council (GMC), or are eligible for inclusion into the register within six months of your appointment and continue to hold a licence to practice. You will be approved under Section 12 (2) of the Mental Health Act 1983 and be an Approved Clinician or able to achieve this within 3 months of your appointment.

The salary range for this post is in accordance with the NHS consultant salary scale (whole time), plus London Weighting (whole time).

Start date: February 2021

For further details / informal visits contact: Dr Asta Valanciute - Southwark Associate Medical Director - Asta.Valanciute@slam.nhs.uk, Tel 0203 228 5280 Dr Emily Finch - Southwark Clinical Director -  Emily.Finch@slam.nhs.uk ,Tel 0203 228 1960

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