Consultant Neuropsychiatrist

Location
London
Posted
03 Jul 2017
Closes
30 Jul 2017
Ref
334-MED-538430-JA
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Neurology, Psychiatry
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Psychological Medicine and Integrated Care Clinical Academic Group (PMIC CAG)

We are very excited to invite applications for a permanent full time post within SLaM’s Neuropsychiatry service. This post is based at the Maudsley Hospital outpatient department. We also have sites at Kings College Hospital and St Thomas hospital.

The successful candidate will be joining our experienced team of neuropsychiatrists CBT therapists and neuropsychologists.

Our Neuropsychiatry services include assessment and treatment for patients with:

  • Neurological diseases and associated severe psychiatric symptoms; or
  • Severe and disabling neurological symptoms without identified neurological cause. The SLaM Neuropsychiatry service manages psychiatric complications of epilepsy, Tourette’s syndrome, movement disorders and other neurological disorders, including; early onset dementias and other memory disorders and conversion and dissociative disorders.

South London and Maudsley (SLaM) NHS Foundation Trust is part of King’s Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), which includes seven hospitals and over 150 community based services.

It has close links in education and research with the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience and Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ School of Medicine, both of which are part of King’s College London.

The Psychological Medicine and Integrated Care CAG is committed to the tripartite mission of the AHSC, providing a supportive environment for engagement in education and research alongside clinical and managerial roles.

For further details/informal visits contact: Dr Gertrude Senevirante – 02032284265.

For more information and to apply for this position, please click the Apply button

Closing Date: 30th July 2017

The successful candidates will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure. Further information about the Disclosure scheme can be found at www.disclosure.gov.uk

Creating a world-leading Academic Health Sciences Centre.

The Trust is committed to employing a workforce which reflects the diversity and meets the needs of the local population.

South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust provides the widest range of NHS mental health services in the UK. We also provide substance misuse services for people who are addicted to drugs and alcohol. We work closely with the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London.

We are part of King’s Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre together with King’s College London, Guy’s and St Thomas’ and King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trusts. Our aim is to be a leader in improving health and wellbeing - locally, nationally and globally.