Consultant Psychiatrist General Adult

Lancaster, Lancashire
19 Mar 2018
18 Apr 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

(10PAs, plus 0.5PA for on call & 3% availability supplement)

High quality care in the right place, at the right time, every time.

Would you like to work for one of the Health Service Journal’s top 100 places to work in healthcare? Or one of the top 50 Inclusive organisation in the UK? How about the top research recruitment Trust in MH Trusts within the North West region? Look no further. Lancashire Care Foundation Trust is currently seeking 2 Consultant Psychiatrists, to be part of a contingent of over 100 Consultant Psychiatrists in the Trust

Community Mental Health Team, Lancaster There are also opportunities for extra remuneration related to new or existing services like perinatal, neuropsychiatry, psychotherapy, management, 7 day working and others. These optional sessions have proven to be extremely popular among existing Consultants.

Along with various community settings, LCFT boasts an award winning recently opened state of the Art in-patient unit, The Harbour in Blackpool, where this post will be based, which provides the major portion of inpatient services for the older adult and adult mental health services.

The Trust is committed to delivering effective clinical services that reflect identified good practice within the NHS and the best evidence bases for specific areas within mental health services. It is also strongly committed to research, staff development, education and training. We want to develop your career as a Consultant Psychiatrist, providing the support and opportunity to embrace innovation, drive your ideas forward and ultimately change more lives.

Please see the job description/person specification for specific details relating to the post.

About Lancashire Lancashire Care services are within easy reach of the Lake District, Forest of Bowland, Blackpool, Southport and the Yorkshire Moors, as well as the historic cities of Lancaster, Manchester, Preston, Liverpool and the market towns of Garstang, Chorley and Bury. The M6, M60, M61, M65 and M55 motorways bring 50% of the UK's population within a 2 hour drive. Manchester and Liverpool airports are all within easy reach.

Further Information Along with the opportunity of participating in planning and steering working groups relevant to special areas of interest or general area of work, there will also be an opportunity to participate in teaching and training through supervision of Trainees. Audits, Research and participation in Leadership programmes are all exciting expectations of the roles, in order to ensure delivery of safe, high-quality services for patients.

Applicants for the above vacancies must be fully registered with the GMC; have a ‘license to practise’; hold a MRCPsych or an equivalent approved indicator of training a Certificate of completion of training and inclusion on the specialist register or within 6 months from completion of training on the interview date; have or be able to apply to have Approved Clinician Status. Please note that this post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

Interview Date: 29th June 2018


Please visit our Medical Recruitment Information pages for more detailed information about Doctors working at Lancashire Care

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Khaled Mostafa

The Associate Medical Director is keen to discuss with candidates the details of the posts. Please contact Dr. Khaled Mostafa by emailing (email address is now monitored on a daily basis) or call 01772 773574.

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