Consultant Psychiatrist

Expiring today

CAS Behavioural Health
£130000/annum £130,000 per annum
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
CAS Behavioural Health is a UK leading provider of Specialist Adult Services in the UK including; Mental Health, Learning Disability, Acquired Brain Injury, Autism and Personality Disorder. We support more than 1200 individuals across 86 services and work in close partnership with the NHS. We have a real emphasis on intensive psychiatric rehabilitation, providing patients with a step-by-step programme to return to the community or suitable long-term placement.

An exciting opportunity has become available to join our team at Aspen as a Consultant Psychiatrist.

Aspen is a 16 bed locked rehabilitation service for female adults. We provide assessment, treatment and rehabilitation for people with complex mental health needs, challenging behaviour and personality disorder.

Location: Aspen, Manvers Road, Mexborough, Doncaster, S64 9EX

Hours: 40 per week with on call rota. There will be a requirement to cover services in North East England 1 in 6 weekends (approximately).

Salary: £130k

The Opportunity

As a Consultant Psychiatrist you will be responsible for patients across the service. You will also be responsible for auditing the medical services rendered at the hospitals, ensuring their good quality in accordance to GMC and other relevant professional guidelines. To effectively streamline and manage admissions and discharges for the most efficient use of the beds at the hospital is a key priority, as well as liaising with local GP and general hospitals to address and manage inpatients` health most effectively.

Candidate Profile

The successful candidate for this role will have recent experience at a senior level in Adult General Psychiatry. You will be GMC registered, a recognised approved clinician and have MRCPsych or equivalent.

You will have excellent communication skills and ability to lead a multidisciplinary team. Above all, you will be someone with a genuine desire to help others.

This is a great opportunity to join our specialist adult healthcare team of professionals and onsite MDT team.

Are you an experienced Consultant Psychiatrist seeking a new and rewarding challenge? Please get in touch and submit your application.

If you would like further information specifically about the role, please contact Robert Verity - (url removed)