Consultant Psychiatrist in Intellectual Disability
Aire Court and St Mary’s Hospital - Leeds
10 Programmed Activities per week
The Leeds Learning Disability service is pleased bring to advert an existing Consultant Psychiatrist in Adult Intellectual Disability post (10 PAs per week – with less than full time applications also welcomed). These will be for the South Leeds Community Learning Disability Teams and provides an opportunity to work alongside three other substantive consultants and an experienced multi-disciplinary team in providing learning disability services in Leeds.
The successful candidate will join an experienced and enthusiastic community team in the South of Leeds which has recently benefited from a comprehensive service review process to enhance their provision of quality care, in line with the Transforming Care agenda.
The post holder will form a group of three community Consultant in Intellectual Disability (2.3 WTE). The service also incorporates a further whole time equivalent consultant on the inpatient unit, as well as a very well established LD consultant leading the Leeds Autism Diagnosis Service. The posts are robustly supported by training and non-training grade medics.
There is a strong commitment in the service to medical leadership, with 2 sessions of consultant time from the total pool of consultant sessions being allocated specifically for this.
Leeds offers a vibrant and dynamic working and social environment and is widely accepted as being one of the most desirable places to live and work.
For further details / informal visits contact: Dr Amanda Spencer on 0113 8559604 or to apply for the above vacancy please click the apply button..
Closing date: 25th May 2019