Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

London (Greater)
05 Aug 2019
26 Aug 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist in reach/Outreach service (10 PA's - Permanent)

Ref: 334-CHI-1875612-JA

National and Specialist CAMHS are seeking to recruit a full time (10PAs) experienced Consultant Psychiatrist to join a newly commissioned service for young people with intellectual disabilities and/or ASD living in London. The service is aimed at considering alternatives to inpatient care and ensuring timely discharge from inpatient care should it be unavoidable. The service will work collaboratively with CAMHS across London and inpatient services. There will also be close working with the SCAAND service (Service for Complex Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders), at the Maudsley Hospital.

This is a relatively unique and exciting opportunity to develop this new service and provide consultation, complex assessments and interventions to young people with ID/ASD and co-morbidities. The post holder will be part of a multidisciplinary team including clinical psychology, occupational therapy, and nurses.

The post is based at the Michael Rutter Centre.

Please refer to job description for full details of this post.

The successful candidates will be asked to apply for Disclosure and Barring Service ( DBS ). 

To apply for the job please click 'Apply'.

For an informal discussion about this post please contact:

 Dr Bruce Clark (SLaM) Clinical Director

Dr Sarah Bernard Lead Clinician

The provisional interview date for interview is: 13 September 2019 at the Michael Rutter Centre, Maudsley Hospital

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