Job DescriptionAn excellent new vacancy for international psychiatrists with experience in general adult psychiatry to join an NHS trust performing well against standards and with a lot to offer!
The trust are looking for a Consultant Psychiatrist to join an established Community General Adult service on either a fixed term or permanent basis.
The trust is performing very well and the CQC rated them as 'good' in their recent inspection.
In the community service you will contribute to assessment of patients referred to the service for diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders and support the Multi Disciplinary Team (MDT) members who carry out assessment of patients both within the team and in primary care.
The service is committed to a multidisciplinary approach to care and you will actively contribute to MDT meetings and formulation meetings and work in close collaboration with team members and other services.
The team describe themselves as a dynamic multidisciplinary team in community mental health services. You would join a wider group of supportive and motivated consultant psychiatrists across the region.
Further opportunities within the trust - training, teaching and network:
There is an excellent network of wider consultant support with weekly academic meetings and the opportunity to join a well-established consultant peer group for adult consultants in the area. The team has full time staff grade Dr support, and the team regularly hosts Specialty Trainees, GPVTS Trainees and higher trainees.
The post holder would be encouraged to be both a clinical and educational supervisor for trainees. Depending on your interests, there are also excellent opportunities to be involved in medical management, under/post-graduate teaching, develop areas of clinical interest. There are excellent links with the academic department and the potential for consultants to be involved in research.
The trust is also proud of its excellent CPD programme and opportunities for professional development, as well as very strong links with the University.
Overall, the trust has a lot to offer new recruits and they are very supportive of international applicants.