Applicants are invited to apply for the post of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist providing 6 sessions for West Glasgow CAMHS and 4 sessions for the new Infant Mental Health service in NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde. The post holder will work for 6 sessions in the community multi-disciplinary Child & Adolescent Mental Health Team based in the West Centre, Kinfauns Drive, Glasgow with 4 sessions in the newly developing Infant Mental Health Service in West Glasgow Ambulatory Care Hospital.
This is an exciting opportunity for you to join the largest UK Health Board, Greater Glasgow and Clyde as a Consultant in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry within Specialist Children's Services.
Based in the west of the dynamic city of Glasgow, you will provide 6 sessions of psychiatric support and leadership, together with 1 other Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, to a community Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Team. The West Glasgow CAMHS team has a full multi-disciplinary staffing complement and is based in the West Centre in Drumchapel which serves a diverse socio-economic population of approx 23,000 (0-19years). The West CAMHS team is one of a networks of 8 locality based tier 3 CAMHS teams who work in conjunction with a number of specialist tier 4 CAMHS Teams across NHSGGC.
You will provide 4 sessions to the new NHSGGC Infant Mental Health service based at the West Glasgow Ambulatory Care Hospital at Yorkhill providing clinical leadership with senior colleagues, direct clinical care and consultation on severe attachment disorders and neurodevelopmental disorders in infants up to 3 years. You will provide expert assessment and intervention for parents with mental health disorders and the alleviation of the impact of that on the parent-child relationship.
Are you what we are looking for? Are you enthusiastic and forward thinking and able to develop and deliver a new service for under 3-year-olds and their families? If so, we look forward to your application to be part of our team.
Applicants must have full GMC registration, a licence to practice and Completion of Higher Training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and inclusion on the GMC Specialist Registrar or within six months of CCT or CESR (Child and Adolescent Psychiatry) at time of interview.
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde encourages applications from all sections of the community. We promote a culture of inclusion across the organisation and are proud of the diverse workforce we have.
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde encourages applications from all sections of the community. We promote a culture of inclusion across the organisation and are proud of the diverse workforce we have. Applications from UK, EU and non-EU candidates will be welcomed.