Consultant Psychiatrist

An outstanding new job opportunity has arisen for a dedicated Consultant Psychiatrist - Learning Disabilities to work in an exceptional assisted living facility in the Mansfield, Nottinghamshire area.

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



This service provides men with learning disabilities and associated complex needs who may also have behaviours that challenge





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*To be considered for this position you must be Fully GMC registered & MBBS qualified or equivalent

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As the Consultant Psychiatrist your key responsibilities include:



  • Work as part of a multidisciplinary team (MDT)

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

  • Assess referrals & undertake mental state examinations of service users

  • Undertake appropriate investigations, diagnosis & treatment

  • Participate in ward rounds & clinical audits

  • Lead the implementation of risk assessment, risk management & embed clinical governance

  • Supervise reports for Mental Health Act tribunals & managers' hearings & attend hearings

  • Participate in regional on-call rota (2nd on call 1 in 6)



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



  • Registered on the specialist register (CCT/CESR), Section 12 and AC Status

  • Experienced & knowledgeable in Learning Disabilities, adult psychiatry & mental health diagnosis

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

  • A first-rate communicator who can interview, assess & treat patients & write clear, comprehensive medical notes

  • Committed to continued professional development

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

  • A member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych) or equivalent



The successful Consultant Psychiatrist will receive an amazing salary up to £155,000 per annum.

We currently have Full Time and Part Time roles available.

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



  • Generous annual leave entitlement that increases with length of service

  • Study leave & support with CPD opportunities

  • Opportunity to undertake further learning and development

  • Medical indemnity cover

  • Company paid life assurance scheme

  • Contributory pension scheme

  • Free meals on duty & cycle to work scheme

  • Access to the NHS Discount Scheme

  • Smart Health Toolkit, providing fitness programmes, nutrition consultation & health checks

  • Relocation package will also be considered



Reference ID: 6200


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




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