Specialty Doctor

70000.00 - 90000.00 GBP Annual + GBP70000 - GBP90000/annum Negotiable
03 Oct 2017
31 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Title: Speciality Doctor

Location: Somerset

Salary: Negotiable

Gilbert Meher are excited to be partnering with the country's most recognised provider of secured mental health service in search for an experienced Speciality Doctor. An experienced Doctor is needed for a complex inpatient service. The ideal candidate will have exceptional experience working with individuals who suffer from a variety of complex mental health conditions within a rehabilitation or forensic setting.

This is a full time permanent position for one of the country's largest provider of secured mental health service which carries with it an attractive remuneration package, benefits and an exceptional career progression opportunity.


Acting as a Specialty Doctor for patients detained under the Mental Health act
Carrying out risk assessments, admission assessments and reviews as well as making sure appropriate plans are carried out for all inpatient services users
Ensuring the provision of medical cover for senior clinicians on an on call service
Allocating specialist treatments depending on the assessment and individual's needs
Responsible for a case load of up to 20 patients with complex disorders covering 2 wards


Proven experience of treating patients with complex mental health conditions
Working within a forensic - low or medium secured services is desirable
Full GMC registration with a licence to practice
Effective communication skills, being able to work with a large multidisciplinary team and closely cooperate with the consultant psychiatrists between multiple wards