Locum Consultant in Old Age Psychiatry

26 Oct 2018
12 Nov 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract

An opportunity has arisen for a dedicated older people’s Locum consultant seeing patients with functional illness in the Bristol Assessment & Recovery Service.  The post is for community work only and is a split post covering North and South Bristol based at the Greenway Centre and Petherton Resource Centre.  This is a fixed term contract for 6 months.

Bristol Mental Health Services are dynamic and continually transforming to meet the needs of the growing city population. Mental health care in Bristol is nationally recognised as innovative, clinically led, and user focused.  Bristol has radically redesigned services where local clinicians, service users and carers have a strong voice to influence and improve service delivery through co-production and strategic roles.

The successful candidates will be encouraged to be involved in service leadership and management. This is a fantastic opportunity to be a clinical leader at the forefront of shaping mental health services.

Having recently been rated as the UKs most desirable place to live 2017, Bristol is a lively, yet laid back city, mixing rich maritime heritage with an innovative dynamic culture. It has many desirable areas to live and a highly rated education system. Bristol has a thriving city centre, mixed with many quirky areas, which boast a huge choice of bars, restaurants and shops. It has acres of parkland and is packed with award winning attractions and is host to many events, making it an exciting place to live. Bristol has strong transport links being close to the M4 and M5 motorway, it has two railway stations, several park and ride schemes and an international airport. It is also the UKs first cycling city.

For further information or to arrange a visit please contact;

Dr Ali Lerant, Medical Lead

Tel 0117 3429214