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Specialty Doctor in Adult Psychiatry

Job Reference: 130-6449094-171116-F

Employer:
Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board
Department:
Adult Psychiatry
Location:
Forge Centre, Port Talbot
Salary:
£37,923 to £70,719 pa

Welcome to ABM University Health Board. We welcome applications from people who share our values: caring for each other, working together and always improving.

Croeso i Fwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol ABM. Rydym yn croesawu ceisiadau gan bobl sy’n rhannu ein gwerthoedd: gofalu am ein gilydd, cydweithio a gwella drwy’r amser.

ABM University Health Board reserve the right to close vacancies after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. We encourage early applications to ensure consideration for a post.

Prior consideration for this vacancy will be given to staff currently awaiting Redeployment and we therefore reserve the right to withdraw this advert at any stage.

Yn dod i rym o’r 1af o Ebrill 2017, bydd pwyntiau 1, 2, 3, 4 a 5 ar AdN Band Cyflog 1 a Band Cyflog 2 yn cael ei addasu i £16,523 er mwyn adlewyrchu corffori’r cyflog byw o £8.45 yr awr.

With effect from 1st April 2017 points 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 on AfC Pay Band 1 and Pay Band 2 will be adjusted to £16,523 to reflect the incorporation of the living wage £8.45 per hour.


Do you share our health board values; Caring for each other; working together; always improving? If so we would love for you to come and work for ABMU HB.

Abertawe Bro Morgannwg NHS Health Board provides a broad range of community and inpatient services. The Health Board is one of the largest in Wales and the UK. The Mental Health Directorate is responsible for providing Adult Mental Health Services, Older People Mental Health Services, Substance Misuse Services, Forensic Psychiatry and Rehabilitation & Recovery Services.

ABMU HB is committed to delivering quality driven mental Health services and we encourage applications from enthusiastic, highly motivated individuals to apply for our Specialty Doctor vacancy in Adult Psychiatry based in Forge centre, Port Talbot. Adult Mental Health services are based in Swansea, Neath & Port Talbot and Bridgend. The advertised post covers the Community Mental Health Team which is based at Forge Centre, Port Talbot.

The Health Board’s Adult Mental Health Services are divided into inpatient/Crisis services (unscheduled care) and community services. The Neath Port Talbot locality currently has one inpatient psychiatric admission ward (Ward F, Neath Port Talbot Hospital), Crisis Resolution Home Treatment Service, two Community Mental Health Teams (CMHT’s), these are North NPT (Gelligron) and South NPT (Forge). The CMHTs are multi professional with both Local Authority and Health Service Staff. The post-holder will be expected to work as part of a multi-disciplinary clinical team to ensure continuity of the care pathway from inpatient to community care. This is a 10 session post with no on call commitment.

ABM University Local Health Board has responsibility for the health of over 500,000 people and is one of the largest providers of integrated healthcare in the UK. With a budget of over £1 billion and employing 17,000 people the Health Board provides acute, tertiary, intermediate, mental health, community and primary care services to people in Bridgend, Neath, Port Talbot, Swansea and beyond. We are a University Health Board working in partnership with Swansea University, Swansea School of Medicine, the School of Health Science and the Institute of Life Science.

Port Talbot is situated near Swansea which is Wales' second-largest city, and sits on the five-mile sweep of Swansea Bay. An ideal base for exploring south-west Wales, there's also much on offer for visitors in Swansea itself. Swansea has a range of shops, cozy cafes, great restaurants, art galleries as well as being able to offer good outdoor lifestyle with its beautiful coastline and beaches on the Gower Peninsula. Swansea also has excellent sporting facilities including the Wales National pool and liberty stadium home to the Ospreys and Swansea city Premier football club.



For further details / informal visits contact:

For an informal discussion about this opportunity, you are encouraged to contact Dr Kerine Robertson, Consultant Psychiatrist on 01639 862970.




ABMU Health Board is committed to supporting its staff and processes to fully embrace the need for bilingualism thereby enhancing service users’ experience. In our commitment to increase the number of staff able to communicate in Welsh, we would welcome applications from Welsh speakers.

The HB is a Two Tick Disability Symbol user and is committed to fulfilling the requirements of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995. If you are unable to submit your application in the requested format because of a disability as defined by the DDA please contact us, and we will agree a more suitable way for you to apply. All disabled applicants who meet the minimum essential criteria for a post will be invited to interview.

By submitting your application to NHS Jobs/Trac, you are giving your consent for elements of your application data: to be transferred to the ESR and other secure, internal NHS Workforce systems in order to support and manage your recruitment and employment within this organisation; to be used by for purposes of checking your Professional Registration online (where applicable).

These processes are in line with Fair and Lawful processing in line with the Data Protection Act (1998) principles especially those in relation to your personal or sensitive personal data (sensitive personal data is defined as any declared physical or mental health conditions, racial or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, trade union membership, political opinion, religious beliefs). Other principles under Data Protection will be observed such as use of data for specific, defined purposes, and use of data that is relevant and not excessive whilst practicing data accuracy and security of all held personal identifiable information (PII).

If you are appointed, by completing the application form you authorise the UHB to obtain any previous NHS service details including all electronically held sickness information, via the IAT process on the national ESR.


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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