Consultant CAMHS

Location
Coventry, West Midlands
Salary
£77,913 to £105,042 per annum
Posted
05 Mar 2019
Closes
07 Apr 2019
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Hours
Full Time

Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust provides a full range of expanding physical, mental health and learning disability services to children, young adults, adults and older adults over many sites across Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull.

Services are provided to a population of over one million people living in Coventry and Warwickshire and also a wider geographical area in some of our specialist services

PLEASE NOTE that this vacancy can be closed as soon as sufficient applications are received. Staff at risk within the Trust will be given priority.

To apply for this post you will need to apply online (please register as a new user, if you haven't already). If you have any queries regarding your application please phone the Partnership Trust Recruitment Department.

Are you looking forward to your first Consultant post, or maybe you are thinking about a change?

Discover the career opportunities at Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust (CWPT).

CWPT provides Mental Health, Learning Disability and Community services to people of all ages living in Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull. We also provide specialist Learning Disability in patient services to a wider geographical area. Rated good by the CQC the Trust is an organisation that is continuously improving and we would welcome interest from individuals who want to join us to make a difference.

Coventry and Warwickshire as a region has a real buzz, offering a great place to live and work, catering for everyone, young and old. Coventry is a vibrant city to be based, with a wealth of cultures and opportunities on offer, recently awarded City of Culture in 2021. Warwickshire is a county with world famous attractions, including, Stratford upon Avon, Warwick Castle, with town and countryside right on your doorstep.

We currently have a full time Consultant post (Pay Scale: £77,913 - £105,042) on offer within Child and Adolescent Mental Health.

Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust invites applications for the above post based predominantly at Leamington Spa CAMHS. This is a replacement post supported by an experienced multidisciplinary team comprising Psychiatry, Nursing, Psychology, Family Therapy and Psychotherapy.

The post will be based on a 10 PA job plan (7.5 PAs in Direct Clinical Care and 2.5 PAs in Supporting Professional Activities). The post holder will be working alongside another Consultant colleague in Leamington Spa, and a number of other Consultants in Coventry and Warwickshire area . There is an out-of-hours on-call commitment (currently about 1 in 8) with adequate junior medical support.

The Trust is a teaching Trust with close links to Warwick Medical School. The post holder will be expected to take part in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. The post holder will also be expected to participate in the necessary supporting professionals activities such as audits in order to work towards successful Revalidation. The Trust is committed to the Continuing Professional Development of all doctors and appropriate study leave and funding will be granted.

The post holder will benefit from the support of an experienced peer group of CAMHS and LD CAMHS psychiatrists within the Trust.

We are looking for individuals who are experienced and work well in a multidisciplinary team. They must also be excellent communicators. The applicant must possess the appropriate qualifications (MRCPsych; CCT or equivalent). Those who are within 6 months of obtaining their CCT by the date of the interview may also apply. The post holder will need to be Section 12(2) approved or eligible for approval.

The Trust is going through some exciting and innovative transformation work, and looking to move to a hub and spoke service across Coventry & Warwickshire Partnership Trust. The post worker will have opportunity to lead and participate in service improvement projects.

For further details contact:

Dr Nadia Saleem Tel. 01926 881 640

Email: Nadia.Saleem@covwarkpt.nhs.uk

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