Consultant in Older Adult Psychiatry

Chelmsford, Essex
£77,913 to £105,042
18 Oct 2018
08 Nov 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Providing Partnership Services in Bedfordshire,
Essex, Luton and Suffolk

EPUT is looking to appoint an enthusiastic consultant for our older adult
psychiatry service based at The Crystal Centre in Chelmsford.

The successful candidate will provide senior medical input into Topaz ward, which is the organic older adult inpatient unit and into the Dementia Recovery and Support Team (DRST) which provides community care for patients with complex dementia who require input from secondary care mental health services.

You will be expected to work closely with the inpatient clinical managers and the wider MDT to provide a safe and effective service. The Consultant will also be expected to work closely with the relevant community teams to ensure timely discharge of patients from the ward and contribute to providing an effective care pathway for patients across the service.

You must have full GMC registration and be on the Specialist Register, with an appropriate CCT or be within six months of obtaining your CCT on the date of the AAC.

To apply please click the apply button quoting job ref: 364-EPUT403

For more information about this opportunity, please contact Dr Maneesh
Rajendraprasad, Clinical Director for Older Adult Inpatient, RAID and
ECT services via his secretary on 01245 515307.

Closing date: 8th November 2018.
Interview date: 7th December 2018.

We are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applications from people with disabilities. To demonstrate our commitment we use the Disability Symbol which guarantees an interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the essential criteria for the post.