Consultant Psychiatrist Newham MBT service
The Newham MBT Service is seeking a Consultant Psychiatrist to join as clinical lead. The MBT service in Newham is an expanding team that provides high quality care to residents of Newham with personality disorder. It is an exciting time to join Newham in the context of the transformation of mental health services into the primary care space and the development of a complex emotional needs pathway of which the MBT service will be integral. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to shape the service and be encouraged to innovate.
Newham also hosts a WHO Collaborating Centre (the only one specifically for Mental Health Service Development in the world) and the successful applicant will have opportunities for academic links with the Centre Director Professor Stephan Priebe, and its large research group in social psychiatry and global mental health. The option for job planned time for research activity will be actively considered. He/she will also be enrolled on the Trusts highly regarded Improvement Science in Action training and will be encouraged to contribute to our unique Quality Improvement programme.