Specialty Doctor in the Psychiatry of Addictions

East Ayrshire
£38302.00 to £71425.00
16 Mar 2017
26 Apr 2017
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Full Time

A vacancy has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated speciality grade doctor to join the NHS Addiction Services in East Ayrshire from August 2017, based at the Bentinck Centre, Kilmarnock on a 10 Programmed Activity basis, to assess and treat patients managed by the East Ayrshire Community Addiction Team.

The post holder will support the Addiction Psychiatry Consultant and will be involved in the participation of team allocation meetings, multi-agency out-patient work and domiciliary assessments. The majority of out-patient and community work will revolve around the provision of a substitute prescribing service and the provision of psychiatry of addiction service. The post-holder may also have a liaison and support role to the newly opened addictions unit at Ward 5, Woodland View which offers inpatient detoxification and a dual diagnosis rehabilitation programme for inpatients and day patients.

For further information or to arrange an informal visit please contact Dr Jeremy Stirling 01294 476000

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Closing date: 26 April 2017 (noon).

Interviews are scheduled for 24 May 17.

Only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted further.

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