An opportunity for a Specialist or Consultant Psychiatrist to join a developing Specialist Perinatal Community Mental Health Teams. CESR is supported.
These x2 full time NHS psychiatry vacancies would be based in the North West of England, providing stunning locations and a friendly place to live and work,
This is a really exciting opportunity to work with women their infants and their families as part of a passionate multidisciplinary team. The team is in its second year of operation and this is an exciting time to join!
You will work with a large number of partners and stakeholders both in mental health services, universal services and specialist perinatal mental health midwives and health visitors.
The post holders will be expected to contribute to the on call rota out of hours and at weekend. This work will be remunerated appropriately. There is no requirement to be resident On Call.
WHAT IS LIFE LIKE IN THE REGION?
The trust operates in an area that includes the Lake District National Park with World Heritage Centre status. It provides opportunities for living in beautiful places and accessing a wide range of outdoor pursuits.
State and private schools have excellent reputations with a number of secondary and primary schools having outstanding Ofsted reports, being ranked as some of the highest in the country. Housing is affordable with many areas being significantly more competitive than the rest of the UK.
The region offers a county of contrasting landscapes, with wide, open spaces, diverse heritage and plentiful food and drink, covering 3,075 km2 of England’s North West.
There is something for everyone, with countryside, canals, coast and towns. Enjoy stunning views, quiet lanes, rare wildlife and our famous Lancashire coastline.
There is the unique, wildlife rich coastal areas in the north to the flat and fertile coastal plain around the south of the trust.
Famous seaside towns in the west and undulating fells and moorlands and forests set in areas of outstanding natural beauty in the east, visitors to the region are truly spoilt!
Parts of the region have been voted as the best places to live in the UK by Channel 4 show Best Place to Live in the UK.
While most people might think Manchester, London and Leeds would be the ideal spots for people to settle down - parts of this region beat them all, according to several new studies.
WHAT OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE TO YOU AT LCSFT?
With an extremely active education/teaching programme supported by the consultant team, there is opportunity to work towards and complete CESR, RCPsych exams, get involved in active research and many aspects of CPD.
ARE YOU ELIGIBLE FOR THIS ROLE?