Consultant Psychiatrist - Acute Inpatient Psychiatry

Location
Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset
Posted
22 Aug 2018
Closes
16 Sep 2018
Ref
342-RVN476-TE
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you a Consultant Psychiatrist looking for a new and exciting opportunity to be a clinical leader at the forefront of shaping mental health services?

The Trust is seeking a full time Consultant Psychiatrist to join the Adults Services on Juniper Ward at the Long Fox Unit, Weston General Hospital, Weston-Super-Mare.

This post is based on Juniper ward and is primarily nurse and medic lead but with an excellent and robust OT department with a full timetable of weekday activities.  The ward environment has recently undergone extensive refurbishment to promote a safer and more therapeutic environment.

Juniper ward provides high quality acute inpatient services with multi-disciplinary and multi-skilled treatment to people whose health care needs cannot be managed in their own homes due to the level of complexity, intensity and unpredictability. Inpatient services are for people whose health needs require specialist investigation, assessment and intervention.

Juniper ward aims to provide care for adults in an inpatient setting, building on the patients’ strengths, maintaining levels of independence and promoting well-being.

AWP is a large mental health trust dedicated to the delivery of high quality clinical care. We are an exciting and innovative NHS organisation with performance and service improvement high on our agenda. 

AWP is transforming and this is a unique opportunity to shape the future of our organisation.  We aspire to provide the best possible care in the right place, at the right time, to help our service-users recover and live a fulfilled life.


We are committed to your development, making the very best of your talent and helping you to achieve your career aspirations. We offer one of the most competitive and flexible benefits packages, including a relocation package of up to £8,000.

For Further details or to arrange a visit please contact;

Dr. Tiff Earle, Medical Lead Adult Psychiatry

Tiff.earle@nhs.net

07958560442

 

 

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