The post holder will be based at Systems House, Clifton Moor York and will cover the South geographical area. This includes delivering a clinic once a week in Selby, from Selby War Memorial Hospital.
The team consists of Head of Service, Clinical Director, Psychiatry, Psychology, Nursing (including non-medical prescriber), Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech and Language Therapy and Administrative Staff.
The appointee will have the use of an office at Systems House and access to medical secretarial support. The appointee will have their own PC linked to local network.
The team work in episodes of care based on an open referral system. Referrals are triaged and the team aim to see all new referrals within twenty eight days of referral for an initial assessment. The team receives an average of twenty referrals per month and the consultant Psychiatrists hold caseloads of 70- 80 patients.