Consultant Psychiatrist

Location: Kent  |  Kent  |  England
Sector: Health Care
Consultant: Nathan Prescott
Job Reference: 33317
Salary: £145000 - £150000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Consultant Psychiatrist – Personality Disorder



As a qualified and experience Consultant Psychiatrist, you will need to demonstrate commitment and enthusiasm for working with women with personality disorders and have an understanding of the impact that personality disorder can have on quality of life.

About the role:

– Have medical responsibility for up to approximately 16 patients within the ward

– Streamline and manage the admissions and discharges for the most efficient use of beds at the hospital

– Work as part of a multidisciplinary team (MDT); working collaboratively with Consultant Psychiatrists, Doctors, other AHPs on site NHS clinicians and commissioners who contract services from the hospital

– Working in close collaboration with service users and multidisciplinary teams to produce effective treatment plans for service users

– To have daily handovers from the nursing staff as well as all other appropriate meetings including MDT meetings, CPA, NHSE CTR, Tribunals and Managers’ hearings meetings

– Participate in the on-call rota (this will mostly involve telephone advice and be shared with the relevant Ward Doctor)

Requirements of the Social Worker/Safeguarding Lead:

– Current experience as a Consultant Psychiatrist, GMC registration, Section 12 Approval and AC Status

– Experience of working in Adult Personality Disorder and/or Mental Health services

– Experience of working as part of a multidisciplinary team

– MRCPsych or equivalent

– In-depth knowledge of Mental Health Legislation

– Knowledge of risk assessment and risk management principles

– Proven record of Continued Professional Development (CPD)

– Excellent communication skills

What to expect:

– Bonus Scheme

– Flexible Contracts

– Maternity and Paternity Benefits

– Birthday and Anniversary Leave

– Health and Wellbeing

– Pay and Reward

– Generous Pension Scheme

– Childcare Vouchers

– Subsidised Meals

– Free Parking

– Cycle To Work Scheme

Can you see yourself working in Kent?

Apply today.

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Please feel free to contact Nathan on 07520 633 087 or n[email protected]