Specialty Doctor 

Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
£37,923 - £70,718
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
23 Jul 2017
Ref
437-MDM-11-17
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Psychiatry
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Specialty Doctor 
Early Intervention in Psychosis Service
Full-time, 10 sessions, permanent


We are looking for a Specialty Doctor to join our Early Intervention in Psychosis Team. The service looks after about 420 patients split across two teams covering North/ East and South/ West Manchester. This post is with Dr McConvey in the North team. There is another Specialty Doctor in the South.

We are well supported with input from pharmacy, psychology, and a Physical Health Assistant Practitioner. The service is based in Newton Heath in Manchester and the post holder needs to travel locally to carry out home visits and other community appointments. This is a community only post, there are no inpatient responsibilities and no out of hours commitments. The ideal candidate will have section 12 approval but we may also consider candidates without it, who would be eligible to apply in due course.

Greater Manchester Mental Health Trust was established in January 2017 as a new large organisation following the acquisition of Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust by the Greater Manchester West Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust. We offer excellent working environment, continues development and research opportunities. 

If you are interested in the role, please apply by clicking the apply button.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Dr Remy McConvey, Consultant Psychiatrist, on 0161 277 6830 or at remy.mcconvey@gmmh.nhs.uk

Closing date: 16 July 2017