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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 21/04/2021.

Consultant Psychiatrist - Learning Disabilities

Job Reference: J103-A-21-26085

Employer:
Cygnet Health Care
Department:
Cygnet Sherwood Lodge
Location:
Mansfield
Salary:
Up to £150,000 per annum

Consultant Psychiatrist – Learning Disabilities

Up to £150,000 per annum

Mansfield, NG21 0HR

 

Are you an outstanding Consultant Psychiatrist in Learning Disabilities looking for new challenges, career development and a competitive salary?

 

We have an excellent opportunity atCygnet Sherwood Lodge, and we are happy to consider candidates on a full-time or part-time basis. This is a high dependency complex care service for men with learning disabilities, associated complex needs and who may have behaviours that challenge.

 

In this role, your expertise will be the driving force for life-changing treatment – fully supported by a Specialty Doctor and first-class multidisciplinary team.

 

And you’ll have the opportunity to progress to Medical Director level through our management schemes.

 

Cygnet Sherwood Lodge is a rated ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC

 

Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects whilereaping the rewards of making a difference to others – every day.

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Your role responsibilities…

  • Work as part of a multidisciplinary team (MDT)
  • Take overall responsibility for patient treatment plans in conjunction with the MDT
  • Assess referrals & undertake mental state examinations of service users
  • Undertake appropriate investigations, diagnosis & treatment
  • Participate in ward rounds & clinical audits
  • Lead the implementation of risk assessment, risk management & embed clinical governance
  • Supervise reports for Mental Health Act tribunals & managers’ hearings & attend hearings
  • Participate in regional on-call rota

 

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

  • Salary up to £150,000 (depending on experience)
  • Generous annual leave entitlement that increases with length of service
  • Study leave & support with CPD opportunities
  • Opportunity to undertake further learning and development
  • Medical indemnity cover
  • Company paid life assurance scheme
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Free meals on duty & cycle to work scheme
  • Access to the NHS Discount Scheme
  • Smart Health Toolkit, providing fitness programmes, nutrition consultation & health checks
  • Relocation package will also be considered

 

We are looking for someone who is...

  • Fully GMC registered & MBBS (or equivalent) qualified
  • Registered on the specialist register (CCT/CESR), Section 12 and AC Status
  • Experienced & knowledgeable in Learning Disabilities, adult psychiatry & mental health diagnosis
  • Knowledgeable of the Mental Health Act and Code of Practice, along with the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Code of Capacity
  • A first-rate communicator who can interview, assess & treat patients & write clear, comprehensive medical notes
  • Committed to continued professional development
  • Able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • A member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych) or equivalent

 

Successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

 

Cygnet Health Carehas been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. We have built a reputation for delivering pioneering services and outstanding outcomes. Our expert care enables thousands of individuals to consistently make a positive difference to their lives.

We maintain a good relationship with our quality regulators and undergo regular inspections, with 85% of our services rated ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’. We also operate an internal system of quality care, treatment and positive outcomes.

 

What next?


If you care about making a difference – we want to talk to you.
Click the link to apply.

 





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