Substantive Consultant Psychiatrist (Community)
Psychosis Clinical Academic Group (CAG)
Applications are invited for a full time (10PA) community based substantive Consultant Psychiatrist in the Psychosis CAG promoting recovery pathway in Croydon. 2 PA of the total time may be allocated to the Croydon Medication Support Service.
The successful applicant will be working with a multidisciplinary team of
enthusiastic community professionals caring for patients with established psychotic illnesses in an established community team. As the team consultant, the successful applicant will have an integral role in the performance of the team and further development of the service.
The role is based at Jeanette Wallace House in Croydon, a newly refurbished building shared with other SLaM community teams, which is
conveniently located for the extensive transport connections of Croydon.
SLaM is part of King’s Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre,
which includes seven hospitals and over 150 community based services.
SLaM 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 Psychosis Clinical Academic Group within the Trust has a tripartite mission, providing a rich environment for engagement in education and research alongside clinical and leadership roles. The Trust is committed to utilising Quality Improvement methodology to improve our services and service user and carer experience and the successful applicant will be expected to commit to this agenda.
For further details please contact Dr Sarah Cornick, Associate Clinical
Director for the Promoting Recovery Pathway, Psychosis CAG,
email@example.com or Hilary Williams, Deputy Director for the
Promoting Recovery Pathway, Psychosis CAG, firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information and to apply for this position, please click the Apply button
Closing Date: 22nd October 2017
Assessment Centre and Interview Date: 15th November 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.