Specialty Doctor - Hospital

11 Mar 2018
15 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
The hospital provides specialist inpatient care for people, of adult working age, with mental health needs who present with complex needs and behaviours that challenge, in a safe and supportive environment. The hospital has 73 beds across five wards delivering individual treatment programmes for:

High dependency rehabilitation for both males and females with challenging and complex needs
Two Specialist DBT treatment units for female personality disorder
Mixed 24/7 acute admission, assessment and treatment unit which also provides an inpatient detox service

The hospital is rated as Good overall by the Care Quality Commission, with each of the 5 key areas of inspection all individually rated as Good.

The successful candidate will be offered an excellent salary of £70,000 - £76,000 dependent upon experience plus other great benefits.

The Unit is a well-established 20-bed acute admissions ward, accepting adult patients of any gender from across the country. The service operates within a robust clinical model that focuses on a comprehensive assessment of care needs and prompt delivery of care plans designed to enable the patient to stabilise and return to their community safely at the earliest opportunity. As many patients are out of area, liaison with home teams and careful discharge planning is central to the care planning process.

The successful candidate will be joining an expanding and clinically diverse hospital. There is strong governance at the hospital and the successful applicant will be expected to take an active role in service and quality development and to participate in the weekly doctors’ meeting. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated interest in working in acute psychiatry, and a commitment to innovation, evidence-based interventions, multi-professional working and service-user involvement.

Reference ID: 2620

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