Consultant in Child and Adolescent Psychaitry

Recruiter
NHS Highland
Location
Highland
Posted
05 May 2021
Closes
01 Jun 2021
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent

NHS HIGHLAND

RAIGMORE HOSPITAL, INVERNESS

CONSULTANT IN CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY

£84,984 TO £112, 925

A full-time Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist post is available to meet service demand.The successful applicant will provide clinical leadership within the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) alongside the Clinical Leads for CAMHS and other senior members of the team to deliver high quality clinical care and promote a multi-disciplinary and multi-agency approach to the delivery of care.

This post is based at the Phoenix Centre, Raigmore Hospital, Inverness. Peripheral clinics are currently being held predominantly on line Lochaber (Fort William), Skye and Caithness. Site provision to the rural areas is under current review and have increased the use of teleconference facilities in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in order to improve continued delivery of the service to areas some distance from Inverness. There is currently a review of on call cover across NHS Highland for out of hours Mental Health Services.  There is currently no out of hour’s commitment.  Active engagement in local, regional and national CPD will be expected.

The Highlands offer unparalleled opportunities for outdoor pursuits and an excellent quality of life. Inverness is a wonderful place to live and work, and an ideal place to raise a family, with local schooling of very high standards. The city has excellent shops and restaurants and Eden Court Theatre has a varied and exciting programme of cultural activities.

Part time and job share applications are welcome.

Informal enquiries should be made to Dr Jane Hosie, Consultant Psychiatrist in CAMHS & Clinical Lead for CAHMS on 01463 705597 or by emailing jane.hosie@nhs.scot

To apply, please visit https://apply.jobs.scot.nhs.uk/