Consultant Learning Disabilities Psychiatrist

140000.00 - 140000.00 GBP Annual + GBP140000/annum
30 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a proven Consultant Psychiatrist to provide 6 months maternity cover for one of the UKs largest and well-respected specialist Adult Healthcare providers at their Colchester site. My clients great reputation for providing exceptional standards of care and has been shown through their consistent outcomes with both service users and governing bodies. The hospital has a fully equipped activity centre both on and off-site so that opportunities for rehabilitation are maximised. Positive Behaviour Support and Active Support models are embedded in what they do, to ensure all patients have a voice and are supported in the way that suits their needs best.

Main duties:

-Responsible for patients with mild to moderate Learning Disability and other comorbid metal disorders
-Clinical supervision of middle grade doctors
-Contributing to Clinical Governance meetings
-Working with the rest of the multi-disciplinary team supporting the therapy plans
-Auditing the medical services rendered at the hospitals
-Maintenance and monitoring of standards of care set out by the GMC and the Royal College of Psychiatrists.
-Effectively streamlining and managing admissions and discharges
-Liaising with local GP and general hospitals to address and manage inpatients health most effectively

Qualifications and Experience:

-MRCPsych or equivalent
-Full General Medical Council registration
-Membership of Royal College of Psychiatrists, Physicians, General Practitioners or equivalent.
-Experience of working in Learning Disabilities at a Senior level
-Excellent communication skills

If you are interested in this Consultant Psychiatrist vacancy, then please forward your up to date CV to (Email Removed) or call me on (Apply online only) to discuss things further.

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