Consultant Psychiatrist

Location
Ellingham
Salary
Competitive
Posted
04 Jan 2019
Closes
01 Feb 2019
Ref
PRI25213-670
Contact
Amore .
Nursing Field
Mental Health
Function
Consultant
Job Type
Permanent
Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve? We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.  

Ellingham hospital CAMHS is a 20 bedded hospital offering assessment, treatment and rehabilitation to young people within the age range of 12 to 18 years old. Cherry oak ward is a low secure 10 bedded mixed unit and caters specifically to the needs of young people who are experiencing significant mental health difficulties and also demonstrate some level of functional impairment, which may be attributable to a learning disability, a neurodevelopmental diagnosis (e.g. autism, ADHD). Woodlands is a  10 beds adolescent mixed ward catering specifically for young people who are experiencing significant mental health difficulties and also demonstrate some level of functional impairment, which may be attributable to a learning disability, a neurodevelopmental diagnosis (e.g. autism, ADHD), or another neurological issue (e.g. brain injury).  Redwood ward is a 24 bedded ward for adults with an acute mental health problem. The hospital is supported by a robust multi-disciplinary team of professionals including psychiatrist, psychologist speech & language therapist, Occupational therapist, nurses, social worker and a family therapist. There is also an Ofsted registered school on site supporting the young people with their education.

To provide consultant psychiatrist care, assessment and treatment to adults with acute mential health problems.

 

The person appointed will be expected to work with the Medical Director and Senior management team to ensure effective clinical leadership of the inpatient service Ellingham Hospital.

 

The post involved participating in the consultant on call rota for out of hours and weekend.

 

For an informal discussion about this post please contact Dr Iyer, Medical Director on 01953 459000 or AnupamaIyer@priorygroup.com

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.