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Consultant Psychiatrist

An outstanding new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Consultant Psychiatrist - CAMHS - PICU to work in an exceptional hospital based in the Cheadle, Greater Manchester area.

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

The hospital is a specialist provider of complex mental health services, providing clinical excellence across 11 wards which include a speciality eating disorder service, CAMHS, rehabilitation, acute and PICU services


*To be considered for this position you must hold an MBBS or equivalent medical degree and MRCPsych + Full GMC registration with license to practice



As the Consultant Psychiatrist your key responsibilities include:

  • Working as the Consultant and Responsible Clinician as part of the MDT

  • Take overall responsibility for patient care and treatment plans in conjunction with the MDT

  • Timely assessment of referrals along with the MDT

  • Conducting Comprehensive Assessments and treatment planning with patients, external stake holders and carers

  • Chairing MDT/CPA Meetings; Adhering to organisational admission and discharge policy and procedures

  • Timely discharge GP notifications and discharge summaries

  • To contribute to the unit governance through expertise and leadership

  • Prepare and supervise reports for Mental Health Act Review Tribunals & Managers Hearings alongside giving evidence within these meetings

  • Participate in a second on 1:3 on call rota

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

  • Registered on the specialist register with CAMHS CCT/CESR along with valid AC Status

  • Experienced & knowledgeable in CAMHS

  • Knowledgeable of the Mental Health Act and Code of Practice, along with the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Code of Capacity

  • Committed to continued professional development

  • Able to work collaboratively as a part of a multi-disciplinary team

The successful Consultant Psychiatrist will receive an excellent salary of £180,000 per annum.

This exciting position is a Full Time role working 37.5 hours a week.

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

  • Generous annual leave entitlement

  • Study leave & support with CPD opportunities

  • Supportive consultant peer group

  • Opportunity to undertake further learning and development

  • Medical indemnity cover

  • Pension

Reference ID: 6266

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