Consultant Addiction Psychiatrist

Sefton (Metropolitan borough), Merseyside
29 Nov 2018
29 Dec 2018
Full Time

Applications are invited for a full-time Consultant Psychiatrist in Addiction Psychiatry within the Addictions Services team at Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust.

This post (10 PAs) provides the opportunity to work with one other full time consultant, to deliver clinical leadership across our community and inpatient bases within Liverpool and the Sefton/Southport areas. Both Consultants will be supported by two specialty doctors and psychiatry trainees in the Health Education England North West rotation scheme.

You will be supporting our multi-disciplinary teams to deliver high quality care and a range of treatment interventions to service users with complex care needs.  

This is an exciting time to be joining our team with the recent expansion of our services. The post holder will have opportunities to provide strong leadership in the further development and delivery of our clinical pathways and to maintain and grow our links with colleagues in acute, primary and shared care services.

We offer excellent opportunities for professional development and for research projects. We look forward to hearing from applicants with a passion for supporting colleagues with their professional expertise and leadership qualities, and contributing to service developments in the field of Addictions Psychiatry.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Yasir Abbasi (Clinical Director for Addictions Services)   0151 330 8260