Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist

Lowdham, Nottingham and Lincoln
£77,913 - £105,042 per annum plus 30% R&R
21 Oct 2019
09 Nov 2019
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This is an exciting time for senior clinicians to join Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust and be involved in the challenges and opportunities arising from working in our Personality Disorder and Offender Health Services. A number of posts in the Personality Disorder Service at Rampton Hospital have been created following a financial investment to reduce in-patient caseloads. The final programmed activities will be agreed with the post-holder and respective Directorate, but will include 10 programmed activities, including direct clinical care (7.5 PAs) and supporting activities (2.5 PAs).

Nottinghamshire Healthcare is one of the country’s leading providers of integrated healthcare and has an extremely diverse portfolio of mental health, learning disability and community health services. The Trust is also involved in a number of collaborations in research and innovation with the University of Nottingham and other partners. The Trust has an income of over £435m and employs over 8800 staff to provide these services.

Applications are invited from registered medical practitioners who have, or are eligible for, a CCST / CCT (or equivalent) and eligible for registration on the GMC Specialist Register, have Approved Clinician status and be approved under Section 12 (2) of the Mental Health Act. Membership of the Royal College of Psychiatrists is preferred but equivalent qualifications & experience would be considered.

A great opportunity to join a successful £440m turnover integrated NHS Foundation Trust. Our service portfolio includes mental health, intellectual disability and specialist mental health services, community physical health for both adults and children, prison health and our low, medium and high secure hospitals including Rampton Hospital. The Trust is also involved in a number of collaborations in research and innovation with the Institute of Mental Health, the University of Nottingham and other partners.

Our services are provided by 8,900 staff in hospitals, community settings and patients' own homes, predominately in Nottinghamshire, but services are also provided in Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and Leicestershire.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Mr John Wallace (Clinical Director) on 01777 880130, Dr David Brabiner (Associate Medical Director) on 01777 247401 or Dr Adarsh Kaul (Clinical Director, Offender Health).

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A Disclosure and Barring Service check will be requested in the event of a successful application. Standard NHS Terms and Conditions of Service for medical staff apply.