Associate Specialist Doctor - Mental Health Rehabilitation

  • Job Reference: 00027694-1
  • Date Posted: 18 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Crawley, Sussex
  • Salary: £80,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Associate Specialist Doctor required to work alongside a multidisciplinary team that provides care for adult men (18+) with forensic background and complex mental health needs near Crawley.

Reporting to a Consultant at the Hospital, you will have prior experience working in a similar environment, completing specialist training within medicine. You will ensure all service users have a full physical health screen upon admission, this will include a physical examination, ECG and bloods, you will take the lead on managing any physical health concerns and continue to analyse their mental health.

The Hospital is currently undergoing an additional expansion to the service, this is due to open in 2020. You will be providing specialist care and support for people with mental health needs.

Role - Associate Specialist Doctor

Location - Charlwood, Surrey

Salary - £80,000

Hours - 37.5

Your responsibilities

Ensuring an adequate handover to colleagues including out of hours.

Seeking collateral history from other professionals and family.

Completing discharge letters/reports/s62 forms as required in a timely manner.

Preparing First-tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers' hearing reports under the supervision of Consultant.

Depending on your experience, providing oral evidence at First-tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers' hearings under the supervision of the Consultant.

Contributing to the service development by participating in Clinical Governance activities by conducting audits, research and teaching.

Work effectively with colleagues to ensure that patients have access to appropriate medical cover at all times.

Providing prospective cover to other specialty doctors when they are on leave.

To be successful in this role, you'll need

Full GMC registration

Experience working in psychiatry within multi-disciplinary teams

To be in good standing with the Royal College of Psychiatrists

To have had an appraisal/RITA within the last year

At least 3 years' experience in Psychiatry

Experience working as a doctor within similar environment

MRCPsych (desirable)

Section 12 (2) approval (desirable)

AC status (desirable)

What you will get

Annual salary of £80,000

The equivalent of 25 days of annual leave, 8 bank holidays- plus your birthday off.

Free meals and parking

Wellbeing support and activities

Career development and training

Pension contribution

Life Assurance

Enhanced Maternity Package

There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.

For more information or to apply for the role please call Amy Parker on (phone number removed)

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Applications will be held in the strictest confidence.

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