Consultant in Adolescent Forensic Psychiatry
Southern Health NHS Foundation provides specialist mental health services, learning disability services, community physical health services including community hospitals and specialist inpatient units, and primary care across Hampshire, and is one of the largest providers of its kind in the country.
We provide care to around 240,000 people each year, and employ over 6000 people, including doctors, nurses, therapists and support staff. We are part of the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Sustainability & Transformation Plan. We have an active research department and are a teaching trust, delivering training and teaching to trainees from a range of clinical backgrounds.
Southern health NHS foundation trust is seeking to recruit a consultant forensic psychiatrist. The first year of the post will be spent in Bluebird House (adolescent MSU) followed by either remaining at Bluebird or working as a forensic psychiatrist at one of the adult inpatient units-Southfield LSU or Ravenswood House MSU.
The consultants will provide senior medical advice, support, consultancy and clinical leadership to the inpatient multidisciplinary team. Applications from those who wish to work less than full-time are welcomed. Applicants will need to have a CCT in forensic psychiatry but those dual accredited in child and adolescent psychiatry will have an advantage.
Successful applicants will become part of a larger established group of consultants in the specialist division of the trust.
For an informal conversation please contact Dr Simon Hill, Medical Director CAMHS on 02380 874600 or firstname.lastname@example.org