We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic In-patient General Adult Consultant Psychiatrist to join our established Adult Mental Health team in Portsmouth. The post covers The Orchards Inpatient unit and is there to provide clinical expertise and leadership to the teams.
The successful applicant will take a key role in the Adult Psychiatry service, providing clinical leadership in which they will be working and supporting current and future service developments. This post offers a varied job working closely with the multidisciplinary team. We put a high emphasis on quality of care, peer support and on clinical engagement in service development and management.
We have two In-patient consultant posts and this post would cover one geographical sector of the city, with caseloads matched to ensure parity between the posts. You will also provide clinical leadership and input to the CRHT; so that patients are able to experience continuity along their acute care journey.
You’ll be interested in teaching and supervision and be committed to improving quality and service development. The trust is committed and successful with respect to clinical excellence, CPD and audit. We offer support with training and personal development.
Solent NHS Trust supports flexible working and passionate about staff work life balance. We would consider flexible working patterns, multiple locations and the necessary technology to support you achieve this balance. We are a supportive and flexible team and have good junior doctor cover on our wards.
The trust is situated in the vibrant maritime city of Portsmouth with a long naval history and excellent shopping facilities. With the New Forest and South Downs nearby, the area provides the opportunity for a wide range of outdoor leisure activities for all the family. We are a short time away from London by road and rail, with easy access to the continent by air and ferry.
For a copy of the job description and to make a formal application please click the apply button or telephone Kayode Osanaiye on 07950 765020.
Closing Date: 21 February 2018
We positively encourage applications from all sections of the community regardless of sex, racial origin or disability. This Trust is committed to equal opportunities, and operates a no smoking policy.