Inpatient Consultant CAMHS Psychiatrist

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen for a dedicated Inpatient Consultant CAMHS Psychiatrist to work in 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 be registered on the Specialist Register for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry with a licence to practice



As the Consultant Psychiatrist your key responsibilities include:

  • Review referrals and determine appropriateness for admission

  • Conduct admission assessments and maintain effective management plans of all young people on the unit

  • Conduct risk assessments and review regularly

  • Allocate specialist psychological treatments in line with individual needs

  • Assess physical health

  • Ensuring effective liaison with referring teams

  • Facilitating regular CPA review meeting

  • Act as Responsible Clinician for young people detained under the Mental Health Act

  • Involvement in quality, inspections and governance processes

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

  • Experience of CAMHS Forensic and/or Eating Disorders desirable

  • Ability to take a clinical leadership role in a multidisciplinary team, ensuring high quality care

  • To appraise own performance as a Consultant and reflect on development needs

  • Ability to use IT including email and the internet

  • Experience in UK Psychiatric settings

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

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

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

  • Car allowance

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

  • Free meals and on-site parking

  • Wellbeing support and activities

  • Career development and training

  • Pension contribution

  • Life Assurance

  • Enhanced Maternity Package

Reference ID: 6062

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

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