Substantive Consultant Psychiatrist
Substantive Consultant Psychiatrist required for the Camden Community Rehabilitation Team
The Trust is looking to recruit a consultant psychiatrist to the Camden Community Rehabilitation Team. This is an 8 PA post but could be flexibly combined with another available part-time position to make 10 PAs.
The Camden Community Rehabilitation Team is a new service which works with adults with psychosis who reside in 24 hour supported accommodation in the borough. It will be based at Greenland Road.
The community rehabilitation team will care co-ordinate around 140 people with complex psychosis living in 24 hour supported accommodation in order to provide a proactive rehabilitation focus and facilitate move-on in the system.
The post holder will provide medical leadership to the community rehabilitation team. They will be the community Responsible Clinician for any patients subject to the Mental Health Act (CTOs or S37/41 conditionally discharged patients. No patients are treated under s3). Patients are reviewed at least six monthly MDT reviews/CPAs held at the supported accommodation projects. Care co-ordinators aim to review clients every two weeks. The post holder will also attend the weekly community rehabilitation team meeting to provide advice and clinical input regarding any urgent issues.
Please see attached job description for details of the post. The post holder must hold full GMC registration and meet the person specifications for a consultant post. They must be section 12 approved and be able to work on the 1 in 20 after-hours duty rota, if required.
The post-holder will be supported by junior medical input; a full time Core Trainee. There is secretarial cover and office facilities provided at the Greenland Road centre in Camden Town. They will be supported in pursuing appropriate continuing professional development.
For further details / informal visits contact: Dr Ian Prenelle on 0207 685 4600 or Ian.Prenelle@candi.nhs.uk
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Closing Date: 25 November 2018
Interview Date: TBC