Consultant Psychiatrist

A fantastic job opportunity has arisen for a committed Consultant Psychiatrist to work in an exceptional mental health hospital based in the Wadhurst, East Sussex area.

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

This hospital has a reflective location that allows staff to provide a highly therapeutic environment, making the perfect place for individuals to receive specialist, privately-funded therapy & treatment for a range of mental health challenges, including depression, anxiety and stress, as well as outpatient support for addictions


*To be considered for this position you must be registered with the GMC and qualified as a Psychiatrist



As a Consultant Psychiatrist your key responsibilities include:

  • Take overall responsibility and charge of the medical care of all the patients on the post holders unit

  • Holding and chairing monthly patient review meetings

  • Reviewing each of their inpatients ensuring that these assessments are documented

  • Attending daily morning meetings to address all incidents and safeguarding matters

  • Attending the peer group with other Psychiatrists to meet the RCPsych CPD criteria

  • Attending Clinical Governance, Health and Safety and referrals meetings

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

  • Taking clinical responsibility for patients including Patient review meetings, risk reviews, strategic reviews and the development of a therapeutic milieu

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

  • Experience of working in inpatient settings with people with significant mental health difficulties

  • Able to show can-do attitude always

  • Professional leadership to multi- disciplinary team

  • Drive continuous improvement in medical and professional practice

The successful Consultant Psychiatrist will receive an amazing salary of £150,000 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:

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro rata for part time posts)

  • A 3% contributory pension scheme

  • Private Medical Insurance Cover at family level and Medical indemnity insurance + much more

Reference ID: 2070

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

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