States of Jersey Health

Consultant in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (CAMHS)

Location
Jersey
Posted
07 Feb 2018
Closes
11 Mar 2018
Ref
SOJ06320
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Situated just 40 minutes flying time from London with excellent transport links to Europe the small beautiful Island of Jersey enjoys great weather, sandy beaches surrounded by soaring cliffs and offers a healthy work-life balance. Whether watching the sun set into the sea over a beach barbecue, dining out in Michelin starred restaurants or club or bar hopping is the end to your perfect day, Jersey has the ideal lifestyle and work environment. An exciting opportunity has arisen for the successful applicant to relocate to the Island. 

The post holder will be expected to take on the full range of duties including the routine and emergency diagnosis and management of child/adolescent with significant mental health problems, the support of other team members and providing consultation and advice to other agencies.

The service has expanded and continues to develop its service delivery to meet the needs of the community. As a senior clinician you will have opportunity to shape the service and influence child mental health more widely on the island. 

Full travelling expenses are paid from a UK port of entry, with a generous relocation package available and the appointee may take advantage of Jersey taxation policies. The post attracts residential qualifications and Jersey has excellent affordable private education for children. Under Jersey Law, applicants must possess FULL registration with the General Medical Council and hold a licence to practise. 

The States of Jersey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people (to include children) and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As this position will work with vulnerable people, the selection process will involve safeguarding measures and include an enhanced DBS check. 

If you would like to discuss the post informally or arrange a visit please contact: Mr Richard Downes, Clinical Director; telephone 01534 444848 or email: r.downes@health.gov.je

For information about living and working in Jersey please visit www.gov.je/Working/WorkingForTheStates/DoctorsJobs

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