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Consultant in Forensic Psychiatry

Job Reference: 313-MS9498

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust - Medical Staffing
YC 72



(2 posts available)

Vacancy Reference 313-MS9498

Can you demonstrate our values of Trust Respect, Integrity and Compassion? Ifso read on and take a look at the opportunity below……


Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust provides a range of community health services for both physical and mental health conditions, as well as a range of specialist services supporting people of all ages including family and young people services, mental health, learning disabilities and physical health community and inpatient services.

We deliver services to the people of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. Our 5500 staff serves a population of one million from over 100 sites across the region.

We are now seeking to recruit committed Consultant Forensic Psychiatrists to join Community Forensic Psychiatry Service. The service is based at Herschel Prins Centre within the Local Adult Mental Health Service. You will work in partnership with members of well-established multi-disciplinary teams, both operationally and strategically to drive forward innovation delivering the best care for our patients.

We believe in strong clinical and operational leadership, encouraging innovation across our services. We require enthusiastic, committed and motivated individuals to provide inspirational leadership to our medical workforce and take responsibility for clinical quality assurance and clinical standards with the service.

Every opportunity will be given to encourage personal initiatives, research and specialist interests. There are opportunities to teach undergraduate medical students. The post holder will be expected to work with autonomy to provide highly professional and specialist advice to colleagues to ensure high standards of direct care deliver, inclusive of supportive systems for professional revalidation and performance development of teams who are accountable for the delivery of high quality, safe and effective care.

Applications are invited from registered medical practitioners, who have or are eligible for, a CCT or an equivalent approved indicator of training and eligible for entry onto the Specialist Register within six months of the interview date.

As an employer we offer:

  • Protected time for research/special clinical interest
  • Annual Clinical excellence awards, local recognition budget
  • Home to base mileage (NHS T&Cs)
  • Relocation Expenses – a removal expenses package may be payable
  • Access to funds to support CPD
  • Agile working with ICT support
  • Staff Benefits including NHS Pension, childcare vouchers, a salary sacrifice scheme, discount schemes and cycle scheme
  • Staff health and wellbeing, subsidised gym membership and other wellbeing support

Informal visits and enquiries are welcomed. Please contact the following to arrange:

Dr Fabida Noushad, Clinical Director, Tel: 0116 295 3090


Closing Date: 24 February 2020

Interview Date: tbc

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