Consultant Psychiatrist in Intellectual Disabilities
Intellectual Disability Service - Intensive Assessment and treatment teams (South Hams & West Devon; North & Mid Devon)
Two substantive posts
One full time (10PAs) and one part time (7PAs)
We are currently recruiting to 2 substantive Consultant posts in Devon within the Intellectual Disability Service. One is a full time post offered at 10 Programmed Activities per week with the Intensive Assessment and Treatment team - South Hams & West Devon. The second is a part time post offered at 7 Programmed Activities per week with the Intensive Assessment and Treatment team - North & Mid Devon. These posts are community based. The Intensive Assessment and Treatment teams have a very strong ethos of multidisciplinary team working. A desire and ability to help maximise the access of people with intellectual disability to services and resources available from mainstream Mental Health and other services through such devices as collaborative/joint working as well as to contribute to the clinical leadership of the team is essential to ensure that high quality, patient-centred, effective, safe and efficient care is delivered by the team.
Devon is a great place to live in. It is a stunning county with two great coastlines, two National Parks and five official Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Devon is noted for its beautiful landscape, quality local food, culture and scenic beaches. There are good transport links by air, road and rail. There are excellent primary, secondary and further education. There are lot of places to visit and things to do as well as lots of family focused facilities.
Whether you are newly qualified or an experienced Consultant Psychiatrist we would like to hear from you. You’ll be joining an organisation that is passionate about mental health and progressive and innovative in its thinking. Shape the career you want and we’ll support you all the way to help you achieve your ambition.
If you are interested in helping to shape a better future in mental health and for more information about this opportunity, please contact Dr Helen Smith, Medical Director via email or telephone firstname.lastname@example.org 01392 208867 or Dr Victor Olotu Associate Clinical Director Via email or telephone email@example.com 01392 208741.
If you would like to find out more about DPT, please contact our medical personnel team on 01392 208505, who would be able to arrange a visit for you to meet with the teams.
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Closing date: Sunday 19th August 2018
Interviews will be held on Wednesday 5th September 2018
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