Consultant in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Ayrshire and Arran
£80653.00 to £107170.00
07 Jan 2019
18 Jan 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Ayrshire Central Hospital

Full time (10 sessions)

We seek a dynamic and enthusiastic Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist to join our thriving community CAMHS Service.  You will maintain the psychiatry provision in North Ayrshire CAMHS and will have an ongoing role in development of Pan Ayrshire care pathways with other senior multidisciplinary professionals. Special interests are welcomed, such as joining the established joint neuro-psychiatric clinic in conjunction with Community Paediatrics.

You will be principally based at the Horseshoe Building on the Ayrshire Central Hospital campus, and join the existing full time consultant in serving North Ayrshire CAMHS.  You will be one of 5 WTE Child & Adolescent Consultants working across Ayrshire with a full complement of multidisciplinary colleagues. The post will be managed by CAMHS within the Board’s lifespan Mental Health Services which are hosted by North Ayrshire Health & Social Care Partnership. 

You will be a Member or Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists or equivalent, and be eligible for, or willing to seek, Approval under section 22 of the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003. The post involves travel and a full driving licence would be beneficial. 

For further information, please contact Dr J Gibbons, Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist on 01292 615931; or Mr T Stevenson, Senior Service Manager, CAMHS & Community Eating Disorder Service on 01294 317841. 

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Closing date:  18 January 2019 (noon).  

Please quote Ref No: MD/709/18.

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