CAMHS Consultant Psychiatrist

Location: Cardiff  |  Cardiff  |  Wales
Sector: Health Care
Consultant: Mark Sturman
Job Reference: 36772
Salary: £75 - £90
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Medical is looking for a qualified Speciality Doctor in CAMHS Psychiatry to fill an exclusive opportunity in Maidenhead

The role:

As the Consultant you will provide a psychiatric service to children, adolescents and families in the catchment prescribed by our client in collaboration with Consultant colleagues. To deliver a high quality service in line with current guidance and best practice in an efficient and effective way. It is expected that the clinics for the post holder will be at either site to enable accessibility to care and to ensure continuity of provision.

Key Responsibilities:

  • The post holder will have a continuing responsibility for the care of the patients in his / her charge and for the proper functioning of the department and to be able to be contacted when necessary on working days.
  • Professional supervision and management of junior medical staff. If appropriate the post holder will be named as Educational supervisor to a specific member to oversee their training and as an initial source of advice to such doctor regarding their career.
  • Responsibility for undertaking the administrative duties associated with the care of patients and the administration for the department.
  • Requirement to co-operate with local management in the efficient running of services and an expectation to share with consultant colleagues in the medical contribution to management.
  • The post holder will be clinically responsible and line managed by the clinical lead for Specialist Community Children’s Services who reports to the Executive Medical Director via the Associate Medical Director for Emergency Directorate. CAMHS is part of Specialist Community Children’s Services which is in the Emergency Directorate, There is a Directorate Manager and an associate manager. There is a business manager for Specialist Community Children’s Services who is based at Drove Road.
  • Requirement to work within the financial and other constraints decided upon by the Trust. Additional expenses of any kind will not be committed without the approval of the appropriate manager / budget holder.
  • Complying with employment and personnel policies and procedures in the management of employees of the Trust.
  • Travel as necessary between hospitals / clinics will be required but a planned and cost effective approach will be expected.

Applicant Requirements:


  • Medical degree and Fully Registered with GMC
  • Eligible for inclusion on GMC’s specialist register to take up appointment or within six months of gaining CCT
  • Section 12(2) approval and approved clinician status (or eligible to be approved)

Experience: Knowledge of the role of clinical governance and risk management with reference to CAMHS

Compliance: GMC Registered

Travel: Ability to commute to and from work independently.

Hours: Negotiable.

Working with Seven Medical:

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