Huntercombe Hospital Stafford
Wheaton Aston, Staffordshire
We are looking to appoint a Speciality Doctor to join our multi-disciplinary team at Wheaton, Aston, Staffordshire close to Weston Park.
This is a Tier 4 Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS) hospital for young people aged 11 to 18 years with a diagnosed mental health condition. We are able to admit patients detained the Mental Health Act 1983(amended 2007).
The hospital is set in a rural location within the grounds of an old country manor house. It is conveniently situated on the A5 just 10 miles from Stafford and five miles from junction 12 of the M6. We have our own Ofsted registered school on site to ensure studies can continue during a young person’s stay.
It is essential that applicants have:
- Full Registration with the General Medical Council
- At least Four years postgraduate experience, two of which in psychiatry
- CAMHS in patient experience
Desirable to hold:
- Section 12 registration
- MRCPsych or equivalent qualification
Are able to demonstrate:
- Experience of working within an Eating Disorder Hospital
- Confidence in writing Tribunal Reports
The appointed candidate would be expected to participate in a 1:6 on call rota based from home are able to attend the site within 45 minutes driving time. The on-call would attract a separate on-call supplement.
Interested candidates are encouraged to contact Wiz Magunda, Hospital Director or Dr Shaheen Chaudhry, Medical Director/Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist on 01785 842192
Please send your Full Curriculum Vitae to Deborah Evans, Medical Recruitment Specialist by clicking the apply button or contact on Mobile: 07890 569905.