Consultant in Old Age Psychiatry
Full time (10PA) post to cover the service based in Dumbarton, with an approximate population of 10,000 older people. The post includes Inpatient, Older Adults Liaison and Community responsibilities. The inpatient unit is based at the Vale of Leven Hospital and comprises a 12 bedded dementia assessment ward and a 6 bedded functional ward.
You will have responsibility for Older Adults Psychiatric Liaison at the Vale of Leven Hospital; however the majority of all assessments are undertaken by the Speciality Grade Psychiatrist. There will be support from a highly skilled and confident Older Adults Community Mental Health Team (OA-CMHT), a full time Speciality Grade Psychiatrist and a Care Home Liaison CPN who will undertake the majority of initial assessments.
There is also a well established OA-CMHT duty system for emergencies and urgent assessments. For further information please contact Dr. Ayodeji Soyinka on 01389 812 023.
For more details and to apply please click the apply button or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Closing Date 31st March 2018