Speciality Doctor

2 days left

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
London
Salary
70000.00 - 80000.00 GBP Annual + GBP70000 - GBP80000/annum Excellent Benefits
Posted
22 Sep 2017
Closes
20 Oct 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is a fantasic opportunity to join an established care provider as a Specialist Doctor in London.

The hospital provides a secure and safe, gender-specific environment for adults who have suffered an acute deterioration or relapse in their mental wellbeing.

The hospital provides a secure and safe, gender-specific environment for adults who have suffered an acute deterioration or relapse in their mental wellbeing. My client specialises in providing intensive and bespoke, individualised treatment plans and accept those with multiple diagnoses, complex health needs and challenging behaviours from across the country who are detained under the Mental Health Act 1983

As a Specialty Grade Doctor working in our PICU unit, your main duties will be:-
• Providing day to day psychiatric and medical management of the patients under the supervision of the Consultant Psychiatrist.
• Admitting new patients, conducting assessments and working up of these cases including mental state and physical examination, organising the necessary investigations
• Writing admission and discharge summaries, CPA reports and reports for MHA hearings as discussed and agreed with the consultant.
• Participating in a 1:5 first on-call rota as part of the job plan - the on-call rota is non-residential, but busy due to emergency out of hours admissions and need of PICU. There is a parallel consultant on-call rota to provide backup and supervision to first on call doctors. Extra on calls can be taken on by specialty doctors for extra remuneration.
• Providing prospective cover during periods of absence of other doctors including on-calls.

To join my client as a Speciality Doctor you will:
• Hold full registration with the General Medical Council (GMC)
• Be approved under section 12 (2) Mental Health Act
• Have the ability to take independent decisions when necessary and to seek advice form Senior Doctors as appropriate
• Treat everyone with dignity and respect and be committed to equality of opportunity for all and embrace diversity

Should you be interested in the position above, please contact Samuel at Optima Plus on (Apply online only)