Consultant Psychiatrist in Intellectual Disability
Consultant Psychiatrist in Intellectual Disability –
Inpatient Treatment & Assessment Unit
Parkside Lodge, 16 Stanningley Road, Leeds, LS12 2AE
Hours: 10 Programmed Activities per week
We are delighted to bring to advert an inpatient post for a Consultant Psychiatrist in Adult Intellectual Disability (10 PAs each per week – with less than full time applications also welcomed). This will be for the Parkside Lodge inpatient unit which forms part of the wider learning disability services in Leeds.
The successful candidates will join the Parkside Lodge MDT and work alongside other enthusiastic team members in achieving the very best standards of care for the patients residing in the 8 bedded specialist assessment and treatment unit.
The post holder will form part of the wider services which consists of three community focused consultants in intellectual disability (2.7WTE) as well as a consultant in the Leeds Autism Diagnosis Service. The posts are all robustly supported by training and non-training grade medics and benefit from the proximity to the dynamic clinical and academic opportunities that LYPFT and its University partners excel at offering.
There is a strong commitment in the service to medical leadership, with 2 additional sessions of this post, beyond the 2 already offered for SPA time, being specifically allocated to service development activities .
Leeds offers a vibrant and dynamic working and social environment and is widely accepted as being one of the most desirable places to live and work.
**Please note any correspondence following application will be sent via trac.jobs & the Trust's Resourcing Team**
For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Elizabeth Carmody - 0113 8559604
Closing Date: 16th September 2018
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