Consultant Psychiatrist - Mixed Acute Ward

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Consultant Psychiatrist - Mixed Acute Ward to work in an exceptional mental health hospital based in the Bristol area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers



This is one of UK's leading hospitals for the treatment of individuals, families and couples facing a wide range of psychiatric conditions



As the Consultant Psychiatrist your key responsibilities include:



  • Taking clinical responsibility for patients, including multidisciplinary ward rounds, risk reviews, strategic reviews and the development of a therapeutic milieu

  • Fulfilling the role of Responsible Clinician to patients detained under the Mental Health Act (1983)

  • Supervising the process o f referral and admission including contributing t o preadmission assessments of young people with other team members

  • Offering a psychiatric perspective to the multidisciplinary team in relation to the assessment, formulation and treatment of young people

  • Contributing t o management meetings and clinical governance meetings for the services provided at the hospital, and contributing to the development of service strategy

  • Contributing to in-house training programmes within the services and offering supervision to other members of the multi-disciplinary team, particularly junior medical staff

  • Maintaining CPD and re-validation requirements, as determined b y the Royal College of Psychiatrists or other relevant statutory bodies



The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:



  • Previous experience as an NHS consultant

  • Acute inpatient and outpatient experience

  • CCT in General adult psychiatry

  • Experience in working with multi-disciplinary team and being a clinical leader

  • Experience of supervising junior medical staff

  • Experience of working with management team

  • Experience of service change and improvement

  • Experience of involvement in clinical governance and improvement



The successful Consultant Psychiatrist will receive an excellent salary of £150,000 - £160,000 per annum.

This exciting position is a Part Time role working 30 hours a week.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:



  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing by a further 2 days after 5 year's service.)

  • Opportunities to develop and progress in a wide variety of care

  • Free Parking on site

  • Free meals on duty

  • Enhanced maternity pay

  • Disclosure check cost coverage

  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

  • Online benefits and cash back rewards

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Contributory pension scheme

  • Refer friend bonuses

  • Long service awards



Reference ID: 5431


To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV




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