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Consultant Psychiatrist

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Main area
Adult Psychiatry
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Permanent
Hours
10 PAS
Job ref
395-MED96-19B
Site
Barking Community Hospital
Town
Barking
Salary
£77,913 - £105,042 pa plus London Weighting
Closing
04/09/2019 23:59

Do you want to be part of an innovative, dynamic organisation that is committed to delivering the best care by the best people? We are looking to appoint people who are as passionate about high quality care as we are.

NELFT provides award winning community and mental healthcare for over 2 million people. We work to ensure our patients, their friends and family, feel confident that their health needs are well met. With an excellent reputation for research and development, our skilled health professionals are at the cutting edge of evidence-based innovation, opening up the possibilities for better ways of working and delivery of care.

We are committed to the delivering the best care for our patients. The successful candidate will share this commitment and demonstrate our Trust values.

We are committed to continuous learning to improve patient outcomes so this means that we are also committed to the professional development of our workforce. We want to ensure you have the opportunity to grow and progress within NELFT, so take the first step on this journey by joining us now.

North East London Foundation Trust

Consultant Psychiatrist 10PAs - broadly in Barking catchment area

North East London NHS Foundation Trust (NELFT) provides NHS mental health services for almost 1 million people living in Waltham Forest, Redbridge, Barking & Dagenham and Havering.

This is 1 of 2 posts that have become vacant within the Barking and Dagenham Access, Assessment and Brief Intervention Team. This is a dynamic multi-disciplinary team functioning as single point of Access for all adult age mental health referrals within Barking and Dagenham and provision of Brief Psychiatric Intervention for those eligible for the service.

The post offers excellent CPD and study leave arrangements as well as good research and service development opportunities.

Staff in NELFT work within a supportive environment that strives to strike an excellent work/life balance and job satisfaction, which creates an atmosphere to provide high quality care. In addition, staff also enjoys other benefits including a car lease scheme, flexible working arrangements, Childcare voucher scheme, the NHS Pension Scheme and on going opportunities for career development.

NELFT has excellent relationships with all stakeholders, robust governance structures and excellent systems of data collection and performance monitoring. As a Foundation Trust, NELFT retains any surplus generated for investment in services.

NELFT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and to protecting them from the risk of harm. NELFT recognizes its responsibility to ensure that safe working systems are in place for staff working with children and families and staff working with children and adults in their care.

We are looking for enthusiastic and flexible candidates who demonstrate leadership abilities and are committed to working in a multidisciplinary setting.

Applicants should be on the Specialist Register or be within six months of obtaining their CCT. The candidate should be suitably qualified, including eligibility for Section 12 approval and Approved Clinician status.

Interview Date: 26th September 2019

 

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable people and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Mohan Bhat
Asscoiate Medical Director, Barking & Dagenham
Email: mohan.bhat@nelft.nhs.uk

Gavin Mess, Team Manager
Email: gavin.mess@nelft.nhs.uk