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Consultant child & adolescent psychiatrist in paediatric liaison

Job Reference: 188-MT0043-MEDICAL

Employer:
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Consultant child & adolescent psychiatrist in paediatric liaison
Location:
Southampton General Hospital, Southampton
Salary:
£77,913pa to £105,042

Online applications are invited to apply for a full time consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist in paediatric liaison commencing asap. This post is permanent.

We are looking for a versatile and enthusiastic individual to join our well established paediatric liaison team at Southampton Children’s Hospital.

The post attracts a total of 10 programmed activities (7DCA, 2 SPA, 1 session teaching).

The clinical duties involve assessment and management of children referred as inpatients, outpatients or from the Emergency Department. There is also involvement in Bursledon House, a joint paediatric / child mental health inpatient unit.  There is a teaching session linking with the team in Solent NHS Trust to deliver Family Psychiatry week to University of Southampton medical students.   The post is based in the Child Health Care Group, Southampton Children’s Hospital (SCH) which is part of University Hospital Southampton Trust. There is one other Consultant in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry based at Southampton Children’s Hospital.

Please note that GMC registration (with a licence to practice) and right to work in the UK are essential for this role.  Successful applicants will already have GMC registration or will be able to demonstrate they are eligible.  Applicants requiring Tier 2 sponsorship should ensure they meet the Home Office application criteria prior to submitting an application. 

University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust (UHS) rated ‘Good’ by the CQC, is one of England's largest acute teaching trusts. In the latest national NHS Staff Survey, we were in the top 10 acute trusts for staff engagement and for staff recommending the hospital as a place to work or receive care.

Southampton is an attractive place to live and work situated on the south coast, with an international airport and only an hour on the train from central London. The New Forest National Park and the beaches of the Jurassic coast are also right on our doorstep.

The city offers living costs 20% lower than those in London, 13 schools rated outstanding by Ofsted and 13 nearby green spaces to enjoy.

If you’re interested in applying for this role, we’d encourage you to get in touch using the contact information at the bottom of this advert with any question. Alternatively, if you’re ready to apply please follow the link below

Job Reference: MT0043 - This vacancy closes on or before:  5th May 2019

For further details / informal visits contact:

For further details and an informal discussion please contact Dr Sally Wicks

sally.wicks@uhs.nhs.uk

02381206254




Please be advised that this vacancy may close earlier than stated if we receive a large number of applications. We will not accept any applications or queries via agencies, under any circumstances.

GETTING TO WORK

We offer parking on site at UHS or through one of our park-and-ride schemes on a limited basis, based on specific eligibility criteria. We encourage our staff to utilise other green methods of getting to work such as cycling or walking where possible, and our Trust is well connected through bus services to the city centre and other areas.

OUR COMMITMENT TO EQUALITY

Equality remains at the centre of our policymaking, service delivery, and employment practice, giving all employees equal opportunity to develop, apply for promotions, and have working arrangements that enable them to achieve a manageable work-life balance.

UHS actively promotes a work environment free from harassment and discrimination and provides training for managers and staff to ensure this happens. We also closely monitor recruitment activity, training, development, and employment practices to ensure equality of practice with regard to race, colour, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, disability, marital status and age.

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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.


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