Specialty Doctor in Psychiatry of Learning Disabilities
Based at Brooklands, Marston Green, Birmingham, B37 7HH
Substantive Full Time Post
Salary £37,923 to £70,718 pa
This vacancy is an established post primarily based within Forensic (Secure) Intellectual Disability Services. The service provides treatment to those with a significant cognitive impairment, usually a mild intellectual disability, who have offended.
The Secure service has a relatively stable patient population and does not admit acutely, therefore a degree of the work involves ongoing physical healthcare. The services form part of a larger campus style hospital setting, which includes Forensic Services, Specialist Assessment and Treatment Services (SATS) for people with Intellectual Disability Services and Child and Adolescent Learning Disability Inpatient Services. The successful candidate will be expected to cross cover across all of the services in support of the other non-consultant doctors.
On-call: The post holder will have the option to join the 1 in 10 Middle Grade On-Call Rota, which attracts a 2% on-call supplement.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Suchithra Thirulokachandran, Consultant Psychiatrist and Medical Lead on Tel: 0121 329 4994 or Dr Yeshwant Kamavarapu, Consultant Psychiatrist Tel: 0121 329 4994
Please apply online: www.jobs.nhs.uk Ref 444-1232919A-SHJ
Closing date: 18th November 2018