Consultant in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

3 days left

Location
Redditch, Worcestershire
Salary
£79,860- £107,668 p.a. (pro rata for part time)
Posted
17 Oct 2019
Closes
17 Nov 2019
Ref
798-9473
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited to apply for one of 2 posts within our Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) in both north and south Worcestershire, to complement the expertise of our existing teams, and following a review of service need and departure of a colleague.

You will join other Consultant Psychiatrists, Specialty Doctors and a highly performing wider multidisciplinary team working across Worcestershire, all with a passion for providing and developing high quality specialist Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services.

There have been recent advances in developing a community children’s eating disorder service and there are excellent links with the rest of Children’s Services, including Public Health Nursing and Community Paediatrics.

The CAMH Service is part of Worcestershire Children’s Health Services, which is a countywide integrated range of services. Worcestershire is committed to the continued development of a new and flexible mental health service for children and their families.  You will be expected to be energetic and imaginative, with excellent leadership and team working skills and will play an important role in providing and reshaping the service to meet the needs of children and young people who have mental health problems.

Worcestershire Health and Care Trust has been rated “Good” at the most recent CQC inspection, and we currently hold Global Digital Exemplar Status. We are committed to effective and efficient use of digital technology.

It is essential you meet the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ criteria for appointment to a consultant post.  Consideration will also be given to those applicants looking for flexibility with working arrangements. Development of a special interest will also be encouraged.

Prospective applicants are welcome to contact the following to discuss this post:

Dr Alison Rigler - Clinical Director on 01905 681055

Dr Ursula Doerry – CAMHS Consultant Psychiatrist on 01527 488650

Marion Davies – Medical Staffing Lead on 01905 681505.

Alternatively to apply, please click the apply button.

Closing date: 17th November 2019.
Interview date: 12th December 2019.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

The NHS aims to employ a workforce which reflects the diversity of the local community.

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