Specialty Doctor

Liverpool, Merseyside
23 Nov 2018
14 Dec 2018
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a full-time Speciality Grade
Psychiatrist to join Arundel Community Mental Health Team for adults of
working age.

If successful in your application for this replacement full time
post (10 PAs), you will join a dynamic and dedicated multi-disciplinary
team delivering high quality assessment and treatment of for adults with
psychosis and other severe mental illnesses referred from linked general
practices from the Liverpool 6, 12, 13 and 14 areas, a more central area of the City that includes amongst its population areas of high mini scores reflecting higher levels of deprivation. The service at Park Lodge has however for many years successfully delivered flexible, service user focused care.

This is an exciting time to be joining adult mental health
services with the implementation of a new clinical model that is already
yielding improvements in care throughout the pathway, supported by more
effective team working with primary care and adult inpatient acute care

Mersey Care NHS FT is an innovative well led Trust, with an
aspiration of Perfect Care for all of its service users, delivered through
a supportive “Just Culture” environment for staff. For Consultant
Psychiatrists it offers excellent opportunities for professional
development, research and medical management roles. As a Global Digital
Exemplar Mersey Care is developing digital applications to support the
implementation of its 'Zero Suicide Policy' and the use of predictive
analytics in mental health which will assist clinicians with their decision
making and risk prioritisation.

We look forward to hearing from applicants with a passion for
supporting colleagues with their professional expertise and leadership
qualities, and making contributions to service developments in the field of
Adult Psychiatry.