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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 11/11/2021.

Associate Specialist

Job Reference: J265-2900

Employer:
Elysium Healthcare
Location:
Waterlooville
Salary:
£85,000 + Benefits

Join the new CAMHS service opening at Bere Clinic as an Associate Specialist and help some of the most vulnerable people build a brighter future. It’s a great time to join and help shape this new service as part of a new multidisciplinary team where you can make a real impact.

You will work 37.5 hours a week as part of a full multidisciplinary team at the new 12-bed CAMHS service – Bere Clinic in Waterlooville – which opens in September 2021, supporting young people aged 12-17 with eating disorders. With an onsite school providing educational services while the young people are in our care, it’s a great opportunity to be part of something new and help shape its future.

As an Associate Specialist, you will have prior experience in working with an MDT in a CAMHS setting from the NHS or private sector. Previous work with children & young people, and with people suffering from an eating disorder is preferable but not essential. You will manage any physical health concerns and continue to analyse their mental health.

Working alongside the multidisciplinary team, you will ensure an adequate handover to colleagues including out of hours, seek collateral history from other professionals and family, and complete discharge letters/reports/s62 forms as required.

You'll be a part of an organisation that continually innovate, improve and deliver excellent care for its service users, and has an active programme of education and research to provide significant developmental opportunities for its staff.

Other Responsibilities include:

  • Preparing First-tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers' hearing reports under the supervision of Consultant
  • Provide medical reports and attend CPA meetings to review care of patients with NHS England case managers and community care co-ordinators
  • Providing oral evidence at First-tier Tribunal and Hospital Managers' hearings under the supervision of the Consultant (Depending on your experience)
  • Contributing to the service development by participating in Clinical Governance activities by conducting audits, research and teaching
  • Work effectively with colleagues to ensure that patients have access to appropriate medical cover at all times.
  • Providing prospective cover to other speciality doctors when they are on leave
  • Liaising with GP and practice nurse regarding physical healthcare of service users

To be successful in this role, you'll need

  • Full GMC registration
  • Experience working in psychiatry within multi-disciplinary teams
  • To be in good standing with the Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • To have had an appraisal/RITA within the last year
  • At least 3 years' experience in Psychiatry
  • Experience working as a doctor within a similar environment
  • MRCPsych (desirable)
  • Section 12 (2) approval (desirable)
  • AC status (desirable)

What you will get

  • Annual salary of £85,000
  • The equivalent of 30 days annual leave (or pro-rata) – plus your birthday off!
  • Free meals whilst on duty
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package

There are also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers and much more.

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.




Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) 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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