Consultant Psychiatrists and Specialty Doctors

Location
West Thurrock, Grays
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Ref
395-06-17M
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Psychiatry
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Consultant Psychiatrists and Specialty Doctors in
Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Services (EWMHS)

Would you like to be at the forefront of exciting developments within children
and young people’s services? Do you have a passion for helping young people struggling with mental health problems? Then, come and work for NELFT’s new Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Service (EWMHS), and be part of one of the UK’s most innovative healthcare services.

NELFT is an experienced provider of mental health and community services for people of all ages across the four London boroughs of Barking & Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge and Waltham Forest. We also provide children’s mental health services across Essex. NELFT is at the forefront of being progressive with cutting edge, award winning expertise. You can find out more about us by visiting the NELFT website.

About NELFT’s new EWMHS

NELFT’s EWMHS is for anyone aged between 0-18, with emotional and mental health problems, living in the Southend, Essex and Thurrock. The service is also for young people with special educational needs (SEN) up to the age of 25. The CAMHS Tier II and Tier III services no longer exist, replaced with an integrated EWMHS.

Applications are invited for 4 full time Consultant Psychiatrist & 2 full time
Specialty Doctor posts.

The consultant posts are based at Clacton, Colchester, Thurrock and Harlow. All consultant posts have received approval from the Royal College of Psychiatrists. The post holder will have Full GMC Registration, License to practise in the UK, MRCPsych and a CCT in Child and adolescent psychiatry or will be within 6 months of obtaining the CCT. Section 12 approval or eligibility for it and Approved Clinician status or eligibility for it is essential.

The Specialty doctor posts are currently in the process of being approved by the college. They are based at Colchester and Chelmsford. The post holder will have Full GMC Registration, License to practise in the UK and relevant experience in child and adolescent psychiatry.

We are looking for enthusiastic and flexible candidates who are committed to
working in a multidisciplinary setting. All posts attract relevant Direct Clinical Care and Supporting professional activities and offers excellent CPD and study leave arrangements as well as good research and service development and leadership opportunities.

The Trust has excellent relationships with all stakeholders. The trust also has
robust governance structures. We offer a range of NHS benefits including flexible working, the NHS Pension Scheme and the Childcare voucher scheme. 

For further information, please contact:

Dr Afifa Qazi (afifa.qazi@nelft.nhs uk) Associate Medical Director
Gill Burns (gill.burns@nelft.nhs.uk) Deputy Integrated Care Director

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