Consultant Psychiatrist

Location: Durham  |  County Durham  |  England
Sector: Health Care
Consultant: Nathan Prescott
Job Reference: 33154
Salary: £100000 - £130000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Consultant Psychiatrist


Up to £130,000

Full time

My client is looking for a Consultant Psychiatrist with experience with supporting adults with patients with learning disabilities/autism.

About the role:

      Diagnostic and treatment reviews and mental and physical treatment administration

Preparation of reports for and attendance at Mental Health Tribunal hearings as appropriate. A good knowledge of the Mental Health Act is required

Physical care in liaison with our attending General Practitioner

Review of patients in preparation for CPA reviews and chairing of CPA reviews

Contribution of medical opinion by participating in the regular and exceptional MDT meetings

Provision of advice and support on request to other members of the team in issues related to his/her competence and expertise

Good record keeping and communication of results of assessments to colleagues and writing appropriate reports

Keeping correspondence with colleagues such as the referrers and other agencies as required

Taking an active role in administration and management of the team’s clinical work in collaboration with/under the supervision of the service manager.

Provide clinical leadership to the multi-disciplinary team alongside the team manager

To work with colleagues to provide effective medical input for the shaping and developing of Learning Disability services within the region

Contribution to clinical governance and responsibility for setting and maintaining standards

Commitment to quality improvement

What to expect:

– Competitive salary,

– Generous Mileage allowance,

– Annual Leave – 30 days (plus 8)

– Life assurance,

– Private Medical insurance,

– Pension scheme.

Can you see yourself working in Darlington?

Apply today.

This job is advertised by Nathan; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.

Please feel free to contact Nathan on 07520 633 087 or n.prescott