Specialty Doctor in General Adult Psychiatry

Dudley, West Midlands
£37,923 - £70,718
01 Sep 2017
23 Sep 2017
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Full Time

Applicants are invited to apply for one of a number of posts available as a Specialty Doctor in the Dudley and Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust to join medical colleagues providing continuity of care for a sector population, including outpatient; community and inpatient care. 

Second Post: The holder of this post will work with three consultants; SAS doctors and trainee psychiatrists as well as Psychologists, OT’s and Nurses working in teams both on the inpatient wards; day hospital and in the community, providing continuity and which we believe delivers better care. We are developing Older Adult services in collaboration with commissioners and there will be opportunities to influence the services to the benefit of patients and their families; it is likely to include Home Treatment teams and in-reach services to General Practice. 

Dudley and Walsall provides all age mental health services from CAMHS to Older Adults in the two Black Country localities of Dudley and Walsall. We have shown a strong commitment to delivering excellent and safe services, and pride ourselves on being able to attract and retain the highest quality of medical professionals. We are a teaching Trust, teaching undergraduates from Birmingham Medical Schools, St Georges Grenada, and part of the Black Country training scheme with core and higher specialist trainees from the West Midlands School of Psychiatry. We have a good record of encouraging and supporting specialty doctors if their aim is to achieve postgraduate exams and go on to Higher Specialist Training. There are good opportunities for applicants interested in education and research. Specialty Doctors will cover on average 1:11 out of hours second on-call rota. 

For further details/informal visits contact: Dr Kate Gingell, Joint Medical Director or Dr M. Iqbal, Clinical Director for Acute services on 01384 324571.

To apply please click the apply button searching reference number 445-220A-MED 

Closing date: 23 September 2017.

This post will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

The Trust is committed to equal opportunities and is an ‘Improving Working Lives Practice Plus award’ organisation. We also offer an excellent final salary pension for all employees. 

The Trust is a no smoking organisation.


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