Fixed Term Specialty Doctor in General Adult Psychiatry

Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire
£38685.00 to £72140.00
31 May 2017
23 Jun 2017
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

NHS Ayrshire & Arran is seeking to recruit a dynamic, enthusiastic and motivated Fixed Term Specialty Doctor in General Adult Psychiatry to join our East Ayrshire Community Mental Health Team for a period of 12 months, commencing August 2017.

This post is full-time post, based at the North West Kilmarnock Area Centre in Kilmarnock, and will join our multidisciplinary Community Mental Health Team as one of 4.5 WTE Senior Psychiatrists working in this sector with additional Junior Doctor support. The post is community based within a defined catchment area covering both town and rural areas and includes close working with our Mental Health Crisis service. The population of East Ayrshire is approximately 120,200.

Appropriately experienced applicants must have full GMC Registration with a current Licence to Practice, 4 years postgraduate experience, including a minimum of 2 years in psychiatry and/or MRCPsych or equivalent. The post involves travel and a full driving licence would be beneficial. The post does not include participation on an on-call rota

For further information or to arrange an informal visit please contact Dr M Henderson, Clinical Director on 01563 578548 or Dr John Taylor, Associate Medical Director on 01563 826788.

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Closing date: 23 June 2017 (noon).