Speciality Doctor

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Speciality Doctor to work in an exceptional hospital service based in the Edgbaston, Birmingham area.

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

This hospital provides fast access to expert treatment for a range of mental health difficulties, including addictions, depression, anxiety, and stress


*To be considered for this position you must be registered with the GMC with a current license to practice



As a Speciality Doctor your key responsibilities include:

  • Provide medical input to management of inpatients under consultant supervision

  • Monitoring and management of physical health issues

  • Participating in morning MDT handovers

  • Working in collaboration with MDT to monitor day to day progress and review of treatment plans as needed

  • Participation in weekly MDT reviews, completion of risk assessment and following up on agreed actions

  • Liaison with professionals and completion of discharge summaries in a timely manner

  • Will be expected to support the GP in delivering physical health care and emergency treatment to patients in complex care

  • Arrange appropriate clinical tests and investigations and take responsibility for chasing up results and acting on them in a timely manner

  • Ensure physical observations by ward staff are carried out in accordance with medical instructions.

    Review physical observation findings and act upon them in a clinically appropriate manner

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

  • Clinical skills and competencies consistent with experience of at least 2 years in psychiatry

  • Desirable Criteria

  • Section 12 approval

  • Experience of working in male and female acute settings

  • Membership of Royal College of Psychiatrists

The successful Speciality Doctor will receive an excellent annual salary up to £80,000 per annum DOE.

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 (at commencement of employment)

  • A group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)

  • Private Medical Insurance Scheme

  • Life Assurance

  • Free meals while on duty

  • Care first - Employee Assistance Services

  • Continuous learning and development

  • Childcare vouchers

  • Career development

  • Personal health insurance

  • An employee assistance programme

  • Voluntary benefit

Reference ID: 1752

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

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