Consultant Psychiatrist

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Consultant Psychiatrist based in Kent

Wells-Brooks Associates

Wells-Brooks are recruiting for a Consultant Psychiatrist for a private hospital in the West Midlands.

The Opportunity

As a Consultant Psychiatrist you will have medical responsibility for patients across the service and work as part of a team to include; a Specialty Doctor, Allied Health Professionals, Psychology, Management, Nursing and Support Workers.

In this role, you will have overall responsibility of patient treatment plans, whilst liaising with the multi-disciplinary team. Duties will include; screening and assessing referrals, mental state examination of service users, appropriate investigation / diagnosis and treatment, participation in ward rounds and clinical audit. You will also lead the implementation of risk assessment, risk management and embed clinical governance within the hospital. Be responsible for the supervision of reports for Mental Health Act Tribunals and managers' hearings and attend hearings whenever possible.

This role is a full time position.

We are looking for people who have:

Current experience as a Consultant Psychiatrist, full GMC registration, Section 12 and AC Status
Experience in Adult Psychiatry is essential
Excellent knowledge of the Mental Health Act and Code of Practice along with Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Code of Capacity
The ability to interview, assess and treat patients and write clear comprehensive medical notes
Proven record of CPD (Continued Professional Development)
The ability to work with a multi-disciplinary team
Membership of Royal College of Psychiatrists, Physicians, General Practitioners or equivalent

In return,

Salary: up to £140,000 with contributory pension
NHS Discount Card
Free meals
Specialty Doctor onsite support
Generous annual leave entitlement which increases with length of service
CPD support and study leave
Opportunity to undertake further learning and development
Medical indemnity cover

If you would like to discuss this role in more detail then please do not hesitate to get in touch with Lara at Wells-Brook

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