Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist

Location
Southwark, London (Greater)
Salary
£77,913 - £105,042 pa
Posted
07 May 2019
Closes
25 May 2019
Ref
334-CHI-1667862-JA
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
Neurodevelopmental Service Southwark CAMHS CAMHS Clinical Academic Group

This exciting Consultant post offers an opportunity to join Southwark Neurodevelopmental Service and CAMHS Clinical Academic Group of the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, the most comprehensive mental health service for children and young people in the country.

The Trust is a leading mental health setting working in partnership with the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, as part of the Kings Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre. There are excellent opportunities for professional development, training and research.

We are seeking a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist join the Neurodevelopmental service in Southwark (8 PAs) and the Young Epilepsy Service at Lingfield (2PAs).

The Neurodevelopmental service is a well-established, busy and highly successful service, much in demand. You will work with another Consultant Psychiatrist within a multidisciplinary service. The Team works closely and collaboratively with other agencies within Sunshine House comprising community and developmental paediatrics, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech & language therapy, school nurses and audiology.

Young Epilepsy is a national charity with extensive experience of working with children and young people, aged 3 yrs - 25 years with epilepsy and a range of physical and psychiatric co morbidities. It is a provider of specialist health services for children and young people bringing together medical expertise, therapy and a range of research activities.   

 Further Details/Informal Visits:

Dr Bruce Clark, Clinical Director on 0203 228 2556; Dr Lisa Burke, Lead Psychiatrist on 0203 049 8269 and Elizabeth Murphy, Lead Clinician on 020 3049 8470.

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Closing Date: 25th May 2019