Specialty Doctor in Psychiatry
SPECIALTY GRADE DOCTOR (
The Coborn Centre for Adolescent Mental Health)
We currently have an opportunity for an enthusiastic and innovative Speciality Grade Doctor to join our team at the Coborn Centre in East London.
The Coborn Centre is located in well resourced, purpose built premises near the Newham University Hospital. We work closely with 12-18 year old young people and their families across the East London boroughs of Newham, Hackney & Tower Hamlets. We also admit young people from across North East London.
The Centre which opened in 2006 comprises of 12 acute beds, 16 intensive care beds and up to 9 day patient places. The service has led the way in the design of adolescent mental health facilities nationally. We have been awarded excellent by the QNIC accreditation process and also accredited as Outstanding by the CQC.
These are exciting times as The Coborn Centre is expanding its service for young people with intensive needs with increase in capacity of available beds. The client group is varied and challenging. Young people present with eating disorders, psychosis, OCD, and emerging and unstable personality difficulties.
This post will provide an excellent platform for someone to develop and progress their career in Psychiatry. There is opportunity for continuous training and development, including involvement in Quality improvement projects, audits as well as support with article 14. The role will also involve some evening and weekend duties.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Rafik Refaat (Associate Clinical Director) on 0207 540 6789 or to apply please click the Apply button.
We appreciate every application that we receive but regret that we are unable to advise every candidate if they have not been shortlisted. If you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date then it is probably the case that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion