Consultant in Addiction Psychiatry

Recruiter
NHS Grampian
Location
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Salary
£78304 to £105570
Posted
09 Apr 2018
Closes
11 May 2018
Ref
PR19490
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Psychiatry
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited to apply for the post of Consultant in Addiction Psychiatry. The post is based at Royal Cornhill Hospital, a purpose built facility in the centre of Aberdeen.

The postholder will be responsible for leadership of a multidisciplinary addiction service offering treatment for drug misuse for residents of Aberdeen City. The services works in close collaboration with Primary Care services as part of a shared care model. In addition it operates a specialist Secondary Care service. It is supported by a large multidisciplinary team and there are 2 other Addiction Consultants employed in NHS Grampian with responsibility for Alcohol Services and Aberdeenshire/Moray Addiction Services.

There is a full range of specialist services including General Adult Psychiatry, Old Age Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry, Liaison Psychiatry, and Psychotherapy. The service has fully accredited schemes for Basic and Higher Training in Psychiatry.

Full registration with a licence to practise with the GMC is required. For more information visit www.gmc-uk.org

Those trained in the UK should have evidence of higher specialist training leading to CCT or be within 6 months of confirmed entry from date of interview or eligibility for specialist registration (CESR).

Informal enquiries are welcomed by Dr B Davidson, Clinical Lead for Addictions, telephone 01224 557927.

Apply for this post by clicking the apply button and search for the Ref No.

Closing date Friday, 11th May 2018.
 

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