Consultant Psychiatrist in Old Age Community
Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest healthcare Trusts in the country – serving a population of 1.4 million, with a budget of circa £300 million and 6,000 staff. We have been rated outstanding by the CQC. We provide a diverse range of specialist and generic health care services to both children and adults, their families and carers.
We are an ambitious organisation aiming to improve the wellbeing of everyone we serve through delivering services that match the best in the world.
NTW values and respects the diversity of its employees, and aims to recruit a workforce which reflects our diverse communities. We welcome applications irrespective of people's age, disability, gender, race or ethnicity, religion or belief (With the exception of Chaplaincy Posts), sexual orientation, or other personal circumstances.
We are committed to the Health and Wellbeing of our staff, we have Continuing Excellence level in the Better Health at Work award and also achieved the Investors in People Health and Wellbeing Award.
Northumberland Tyne and wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW) is one of Britain’s largest mental health and disability Foundation trusts. We are based in the North East of England, which is well-known for its natural beauty and vibrant social and regional culture. We provide a full range of services, from targeted community to nationally commissioned ones, and have a number of high profile academic departments within the trust.
The current post is within the Community Services Group and is based at the Centre for Ageing and Vitality, Newcastle. We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, energetic Consultant to work within a well-established Older People’s service Community Mental Health Team which has excellent relationships with Primary care.
The post is full time (10 programmed activities per week) but flexible working will be considered.
We welcome informal discussion prior to application.
Dr Jurgita Soriene, Associate Medical Director: Tel No: 0191 441 6589 or email Jurgita.Soriene@ntw.nhs.uk
Dr Kedar Kale, Clinical Director,
Tel No. 01912197749 or email Kedar.Kale@ntw.nhs.uk
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Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 immigration status to work in the UK are welcome, but such candidates will not be appointed to the post if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates as the employing body will in those circumstances be unable to satisfy the Resident Market Labour Test, as required by the Border immigration Authority.
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