Two Substantive Consultants in Older Adult Mental Health
Providing Partnership Services in Bedfordshire,
Essex and Luton
Full Time (10PA) or maximum Part time
(job share considered)
We are seeking two enthusiastic, motivated and forward thinking colleagues to work in Older Adult Mental Health services in either Thurrock or Rochford.
This post is a combination of inpatient and community but is predominantly inpatient. The clinical duties include being the responsible clinician for patients in our Meadow View (organic assessment) and Gloucester (functional) wards as well as community consultant for west Thurrock CMHT.
This post is a predominantly inpatient post with 2 sessions dedicated to ECT (electro convulsive therapy). The clinical duties include being one of two responsible clinicians for patients in Maple and Beech wards (organic ward and functional respectively) on the Rochford Hospital site as well as ECT consultant.
The suitably qualified candidates with a CCT in Old Age Psychiatry (or within 6 months of obtaining) and Responsible/Approved Clinician status, would be able to work with functional and organic patients both within in-patient and out-patient settings, supported by an integrated CMHT, Memory Service, Crisis Team and Liaison Service as well as junior doctors and dedicated secretarial support.
For further information about these posts please contact Dr Jennifer Ford, Clinical Director for Community Dementia and Frailty on 01268 243581.
To apply please click the apply button quoting reference number 364-EPUT387.
Closing date: 10th April 2018.
Interview date Monday 23rd April 2018