Consultant Psychiatrist

Darlington, Durham
£76,761 to £103,490
11 May 2018
09 Jun 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time


Tees, Esk & Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust, a multi-award winning Trust and voted one of the top 10 best places to work in the NHS, is a well-managed and financially stable foundation trust with an excellent track record of providing high quality mental health and learning disability services to 2 million people living in County Durham, the Tees Valley, North Yorkshire and York and Selby.

We are seeking to recruit a full time Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to our Darlington Community Team. This post has arisen as a result of retirement of existing consultant.

The successful candidate will work as part of an innovative multidisciplinary team piloting the new Thrive model. You will work closely with colleagues from across the Durham and Darlington locality to provide daytime and out of hours on call cover. We are supported in this by a 24/7 CAMHS Crisis and IHT. There are also monthly Trust wide CAMHS CPD sessions, and quarterly Trust wide consultant meetings.

You will be encouraged to develop skills in Quality Improvement methods in line with the Trusts QIS agenda . TEWV also encourages Talent Management, and as such there are opportunities to develop additional roles and responsibilities aligned to areas of special interest

Informal enquiries and arrangements to visit the Trust are welcomed by Dr C Tobias, Clinical Director in CAMHS on tel. (0191 5945807) or Dr Ahmad Khouja, Medical Director on tel. (01325) 552304.

This post will attract a recruitment premium for those eligible.

For any queries regarding your application please contact

Dimitra Papakosta

Medical Staffing Advisor

(01642) 838159