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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 31/03/2020.

Consultant Psychiatrist

Job Reference: 338-MEOP30E

Employer:
Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
338 Hull Older People Med Staff (Team) (206347)
Location:
Hull
Salary:
£79,860 to £107,668 pa

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust are proud award winners of the HSJ Provider of the Year 2019


East Hull Integrated Community Team for Older People, based at Townend Court, Hull, 10 PAs

We are looking to recruit Consultants in Old Age Psychiatry.

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust provides a range of community and inpatient mental health services, community services (including therapies), learning disability services, healthy lifestyle support and addictions services for approximately 725,000 people living in Hull, the East Riding of Yorkshire and North Yorkshire. The trust also provides specialist services to children, forensic services to patients from the wider Yorkshire and Humber area, Whitby and Malton Hospitals and General Practice in Hull, Cottingham, Market Weighton and Bridlington. As a Teaching Trust, we work closely with our major academic partners, Hull York Medical School and Hull University, nurturing a workforce of tomorrow's doctors, nurses and other health professionals.

The Old Age Psychiatry services continue to develop and are progressive in their outlook. The service has recently upgraded the inpatient facilities for patients with dementia. There is a requirement that the successful candidate will also undertake on call responsibilities on the specialist Consultant on-call rota for Old Age Psychiatry and Learning Disability. Applicants should have full registration with the GMC, possess the MRCPsych UK or have an equivalent post-graduate qualification. They should be on the Specialist Register for Old Age Psychiatry, or be within 6 months of achieving CCT in Old Age Psychiatry. The ability to commute within the Trust’s geographical area, with access to an appropriate means of transport, is essential.

For informal enquires or to arrange a visit, please contact Dr Joanne Watkins, Consultant Psychiatrist on telephone number 01405 608289. Please do not ring this number for application packages.

The ability to commute within the Trusts geographical area with access to the appropriate means of transport is essential.

You will also be asked to prove your Right to Work in the UK and complete identification checks.

Please note, you will be charged for a Disclosure & Barring check if appropriate to the role.

“Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust is positive about receiving applications from people with personal experience of mental illness and has mechanisms in place to support and guide potential job applicants”. Please see ‘Positive Assets’ link below for more information. Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community, the Trust seeks to establish a workforce as diverse as the population it serves.

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust operates a strict process regarding the advertising of vacancies, details of which may only be reproduced with the written permission of the person authorised by the Trust to place the advert. Any orders obtained via unsolicited routes (including individuals not so authorised) will not be paid and the circumstances will be reported to the Trust’s Local Counter Fraud Specialist.

 




Please note that if there is a high volume of applications we reserve the right to close the vacancy earlier than the advertised closing date.

This post will be subject to successful completion of a 6 month probationary period where applicable, further details would be included within any offer letter.

Applicants who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome to apply and will be considered alongside all other applicants. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Border Agency requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. Further information is available on the UK Border Agency website.

If required for the post the ability to commute within the Trusts geographical area with access to the appropriate means of transport would be essential.

We will apply for a Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service for the successful candidate if this is required for the post. Anyone applying for a position which involves a regulated activity will require an enhanced Disclosure & Barring check and that the disclosure will, where appropriate to the role, include information against the Independent Safeguarding Authority barred lists for working with children or working with adults or both.

IMPORTANT: Should your application be successfully shortlisted, you will be contacted to attend an interview electronically to the email address provided at the time of the application. It is important therefore, that you CHECK YOUR EMAILS/NHS JOBS ACCOUNT on a regular basis.

If you are not contacted by the Trust within six weeks of the closing date of the vacancy, your application will have been unsuccessful on this occasion. We would however like to thank you for the interest you have shown in the Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust.


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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