Associate Specialist

An amazing new job opportunity has arisen for a dedicated Associate Specialist to work in a brand new CAMHS service in the Charlwood, Surrey area.

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

This is a brand new CAMHS service opening soon by the end of 2023


*To be considered for this position you must hold a Full GMC Registration



As the Associate Specialist your key responsibilities include:

  • Assessments and admissions of new patients to the service

  • Obtaining collateral histories from other professionals and family

  • Formulating a diagnosis in conjunction with the MDT

  • Completing physical health assessments and working closely with our GP's and Physical Health Nurse to improve the physical wellbeing of patient

  • Completing discharge letters/reports/SOAD forms

  • Support the adequate working of the Care Programme Approach and Care and treatment plans for service users

  • Work closely with our Pharmacist to ensure safe, effective, evidence-based prescribing

  • Liaise with external professionals ad work collaboratively with commissioners and external care teams to aid seamless transitions to the community

  • Contributing to the service development by participating in Clinical Governance activities, quality initiatives, audits, research and teaching

  • Under the supervision of the Consultant, provide leadership of the clinical team and preparing First-tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers' hearing reports

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

  • Experience in working in psychiatry within multi-disciplinary teams

  • To be in good standing with the Royal College of Psychiatrists

  • To have had an Appraisal/RITA within the last year

  • At least 3 years' experience in Psychiatry

  • Experience working as a doctor within a similar environment

The successful Associate Specialist will receive an excellent Competitive Salary.

This exciting position is a permanent full time role working on Days.

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

  • The equivalent of 30 days of annual leave - plus your birthday off

  • Free meals

  • Wellbeing support and activities

  • Career development and training

  • Pension contribution

  • Life Assurance

  • Enhanced Maternity Package

Reference ID: 6544

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

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