Specialty Doctor - Maidstone

Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
£37,923 - £70,718/Year
04 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Main area
NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty DoctorContract
40 hours per week (10PAs)Job ref

Priority House, MidstoneTown
£37,923 - £70,718 paClosing
05/12/2017 23:59

Boughton Ward & Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Team
Priority House Hospital in Maidstone Kent.

10 Programmed Activities (40 hours per week) plus on-call

We have an exciting opportunity for a Specialty Doctor to join the team working at the in-patient unit (Boughton Ward & Maidstone Crisis Resolution Home Treatment Team).

This is a 10 PA per working week post in the Acute Service line providing senior medical input and leadership to Boughton ward (mixed sex unit) four days a week with one day working with the crisis resolution and home treatment team (CRHT).

There is a second on call rota which the successful candidate will be a part of. On call will be from home provided the post holder resides within 30 minutes travel time from Priority House Hospital in Maidstone Kent. Residential facilities are available for doctors who live too far away to be on call from home. The post holder will be expected to participate. Remuneration will be an additional 1 PAs plus a 2% salary supplement per annum.

For further information in relation to the post, please see the job description attached.

Please note that all applicants should have full registration with the General Medical Council; and have completed at least four years full time postgraduate training (or its equivalent gained on a part time or flexible basis); at least two of which will be as a Specialty Trainee in a relevant specialty; or have equivalent experience and competencies.

We are looking for candidates with excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team.
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust provides mental health, learning disability, substance misuse and other specialist services for 1.6 million people across Kent and Medway.

We pride ourselves on providing high quality clinical services, innovation and partnership working.

We are one of the larger NHS Trusts covering an area of 1,450 square miles, employing over 3,600 staff across Kent and Medway.

Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust is a smoke free Trust.