Consultant in General Adult Psychiatry - England

Head Medical
Yorkshire and the Humber
Very competitive
10 Oct 2019
07 Nov 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an exciting time to be joining the Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust.

An excellent opportunity within the Trust is available for a Consultant based within the General Adult Service.

The post holder will principally provide leadership and senior medical input to the Avondale Unit. As the Consultant Psychiatrist at Avondale you will work as part of a confident and developed clinical MDT in the Mental Health Decisions Unit working with people during the first seven days of admission. The Decisions Unit at Avondale has 14 beds providing acute mental health care for men and women as an integral part of the Urgent Care Pathway including Mental Health Response (Crisis) and Home Based Treatment you will be working as part of a wider team helping people return home as soon as possible or for those who require longer stays in hospital to transfer to one of our 3 treatment units.

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust is a healthcare provider of community, mental health, primary care and specialist healthcare services to approximately 600,000 residents across the East Riding of Yorkshire, Kingston upon Hull and beyond. The Trust is one of the largest employers in the region and employs 3,100 staff across 80 sites with an annual income of £135 million. The Trust was awarded Foundation Trust status in 2010.

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust are a multi-specialty healthcare & teaching provider committed to:

  • Caring for people and placing them at the centre
  • Continually learning and developing, using evidence-based teaching methods to deliver safe, effective integrated care.
  • Growing our reputation, services and profile as the best Provider and a great place to work.

As a Teaching Trust they provide excellent opportunities for professional development and are a leading Trust in research in mental health. The post includes 2.5 Supported Programmed Activities ensuring real opportunity to pursue areas of interest in the role.

​Please take a look at our employer profile and get in touch with Karen Diamond at Head Medical  for full details on the opportunities which are available. 

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