Inpatient Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Opportunity for a Tier 4 Inpatient Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist in North Wales
Applications are invited to join the North Wales Adolescent Service (NWAS)
based in Abergele, North Wales.
The NWAS is a purpose built unit with excellent facilities and surroundings for young people, families, carers and staff. The successful candidate will join an excellent Multi-disciplinary Team consisting of Dr Robin Glaze (Lead Clinician for NWAS), the NWAS Clinical Service Manager, Junior Medical Staff, Psychologists, Nurses, and Health Care Support Workers to deliver the
inpatient and assertive outreach services provided by highly specialised Tier 4 CAMHS.
This is an opportunity to work within a dynamic and innovative service
committed to transforming and delivering services that are evidence based
and fit for the population of the West, Central and East areas of North Wales.
NWAS also has excellent working relationships with the 7 locality Community
CAMHS teams. Recent innovations include the development and implementation of a successful regional specialist eating disorder team (SPEED Team) and Experience Based Co-Design (EBCD) team of clinicians who work with our Service Users.
Across North Wales there are 15 Consultant Psychiatrists who support the
delivery of CAMHS and who meet monthly at an established Peer Group at
NWAS.There are also long established links to the North Wales CAMHS
Network and ongoing exciting work with our commissioners to plan our future
There is flexibility within this post to develop specific areas of interest and to
contribute to the development of a CAMHS service that provides care 7 days a week to young people and their families.
If you are interested and would like to discuss this post further, or arrange a
visit, you are very welcome to contact:
Dr Peter Gore-Rees Consultant Psychiatrist /Clinical Director CAMHS Central
Dr Robin Glaze Lead Clinician Consultant Psychiatrist / Clinical Lead NWAS
Tina Owen Clinical Service Manager NWAS
For more information and to apply for this position, please click the Apply button
Closing date 01/10/17
Interview date 14/11/17