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Psychiatrists

Employer
Royal Air Force
Location
Nationwide United Kingdom
Closing date
19 Apr 2024
Phone number
01400XXXXXXX

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are seeking an enthusiastic Consultant Psychiatrist looking for a new challenge. To be eligible, candidates must have full GMC registration with current license to practice and have either gained CCT in General Adult or Forensic Psychiatry, or be within Higher Psychiatry Training (ST4-6). Ideal candidates would have experience of a community adult setting involving face-to-face and video consultations and be approved under section 12(2) of the MHA (2006).

THE ROLE

As a Royal Air Force Consultant Psychiatrist you will work 10 PA in established posts within MoD Departments of Community Mental Health, providing occupational general adult psychiatric care including risk management and liaison, to service personnel. Working within a multidisciplinary team you will provide and develop clinical leadership and management with responsibility for clinical governance and healthcare assurance. In addition, Royal Air Force Consultant Psychiatrists are provided training in military aviation medicine and contribute to the provision of occupational mental healthcare provision to aircrew and air traffic controllers.

There is the opportunity to develop with career progression in other leadership roles within the Defence Medical Services.

BENEFITS OF AN RAF CAREER

There are many benefits of a career in the RAF, including 6- weeks of paid holiday each year, free health and dental care, free gym membership, lower rental accommodation costs than the UK average and opportunities for adventurous training. For the full list of benefits, please see: 
RAF | Discover My Benefits (mod.gov.uk)

GOLDEN HELLO

This role may be eligible for a financial incentive of a £50,000 gross single payment.

ELIGIBILITY CHECK

To join the RAF you’ll need to meet certain criteria, like nationality, age, education, and health. Some criteria apply to everyone joining the RAF; others only apply to specific roles. For full eligibility criteria see here: 

RAF Recruitment Eligibility Check

RESIDENCY AND NATIONALITY REQUIREMENTS

You must be a citizen of the United Kingdom or the Republic of Ireland, holder of dual UK/other nationality or have been a Commonwealth citizen since birth. Whether or not you were born in the United Kingdom, you should have resided there for the 5 years immediately preceding your application, but candidates with a minimum of 3 years will be considered.

A MODERN FORCE

The RAF recognises the value of a person’s ability no matter their ethnicity, social background, religion or belief, gender identity, sexual orientation or marital status/civil partnership.

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