Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist

London (Central), London (Greater)
22 Mar 2019
21 Apr 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist at the John Howard Centre

10 PA Job Ref: 363-MRFOR4875

East London NHS Foundation Trust (ELFT) is making a positive difference to thousands of people’s lives, providing support so that they can fulfil their potential and enjoy healthy lives.

ELFT has been named one of the HSJ Top 10 best places to work in healthcare, HSJ Provider Trust of the Year and graded as Outstanding by our regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in 2018. We believe that staff who feel valued by the Trust and are truly engaged in the organisation deliver better outcomes for our patients. This Trust is clinician-led, and provides the highest possible level of clinical expertise throughout its services.

We have set ourselves the mission to improve the quality of life of all we serve, and have embarked on an ambitious Quality Improvement Programme to transform the culture of the Trust to one of continuous improvement, delivered through participation of all staff and with service users, carers and families at the heart of our efforts to improve.

This post is within the male medium secure unit of the Forensic Directorate and will provide consultant care for patients on one rehabilitation ward and approximately 15 patients managed by the Forensic Outreach Team. You will also undertake assessments for admission to the Forensic Service. It is expected this post will be divided between 7.5 PAs of Direct Clinical Care and 2.5 PAs of Supporting Professional Activity.

For further information regarding this post or for an informal visit you can contact Dr. Marc Lyall,  Associate Clinical Director on 020 8510 2044 - or Dr Philip Baker, Head of Forensic Services on 020 8510 2426 -