Locum Consultant Psychiatrist in CAMHS

Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire
12 Mar 2018
03 Apr 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

North West Area Centre, Kilmarnock

We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic individual to join our thriving community Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services. This vacancy has been created by planned retiral of the incumbent and commitment to medical staffing in NHS Ayrshire & Arran CAMHS. The locum will maintain psychiatry provision in East Ayrshire CAMHS until the substantive post is filled (immediate for 3 initially).

The post holder would also provide a limited number of sessions to support the existing full time consultant in South Ayrshire CAMHS, and will include participation on a local CAMHS on-call rota supported by CAMHS nursing staff and lifespan mental health service. 

Applicants must have Full GMC Registration with a current Licence to Practise and be on the Specialist Register or be within 6 months of the anticipated award of CCT or CESR at the date of interview. The applicant should be a Member or Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists or equivalent, and be eligible for, or willing to seek, Approval under section 22 of the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003. The post involves travel and a full driving licence would be beneficial. 

For further information, please contact Dr J Gibbons, Consultant CAMHS Psychiatrist on 01292 615931; or Mr T Stevenson, Senior Service Manager, CAMHS & Community Eating Disorder Service on 01294 317841. 

Please see our main advertisement to view further information, including a Job Pack, by clicking the apply button. Closing date: 3 April 2018 (noon). Please quote Ref No: MD/825/17. Details of all our Medical Posts can be found at www.medicaljobs.scot.nhs.uk

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