Consultant in Working Age Adult Community Psychiatry

£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 in general psychiatry to join our community mental health team based in Scarborough, North Yorkshire.  

This exciting new 10 PA post provides senior medical input for Working Age Adult Community Mental Health Services in Scarborough. The job is split into 3.0 sessions of supporting professional activities (SPA) and 7.0 sessions of direct clinical care (DCC) and it is hoped that the post-holder will be encouraged to use the enhanced SPA provision within this post to engage in research, education or service development in conjunction with local colleagues in order to ensure that this can occur in formal protected time. The appointed consultant will be expected to provide key medical leadership to patients receiving care from the local Assertive Outreach Team (AOT).

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

A recruitment premia may apply to this post.

Informal enquiries and arrangements to visit the Trust are welcomed by Dr Hany El-Sayeh, Acting Clinical Director for Adult Mental Health (North Yorkshire) on tel (01423) 852070 or Dr Ahmad Khouja, Medical Director on (01325) 552304.

For any queries regarding your application please contact

Julie Magee

Medical Staffing Officer

(01642) 838160