Associate Specialist/ Specialty Doctor (Female Personality Disorder)

Zoek Pin Hampton Hill, Greater London, England

£54000/annum + Benefits

Unspecified (Part time)

Posted 12 days ago

Are you an outstanding Specialty or Associate Specialist Doctor looking for your next challenge in psychiatry – and a competitive salary?

With us, you’ll have the opportunity to progress your career to Consultant level through our prestigious CESR programme.

We have an opportunity for a part-time (3 days per week) Specialty Doctor to shape services at Cygnet Hospital Ealing – while being fully supported by a Consultant Psychiatrist and first-class multidisciplinary team.

Cygnet Hospital Ealing provides a welcoming, non-institutional environment, offering personalised treatment for service users with an eating disorder or personality disorder over two separate wards. This role is based on New Dawn ward, which is a specialist Tier 4 personality disorder ward with 9 beds.

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


Your role responsibilities…

* Provide high quality treatment under the direction of a Consultant Psychiatrist

* Assess referrals & undertake mental state examinations of service users

* Participate in weekly ward rounds & attend multidisciplinary meetings

* Attend Care Programme Approach & Section 117 meetings & mental health review tribunals

* Provide up-to-date clinical information at all meetings

* Ensure that medical decisions are implemented as planned

* Audit medical services & ensure compliance with GMC & other professional guidelines

* Uphold policies & procedures and contribute to service governance & development

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

* Salary up to £54,000 based on 3 days per week

* Generous exam & study leave to attend CPD opportunities, conferences etc

* Monthly CPD grand rounds where you’ll attend educational meetings & have the opportunity to meet psychiatrists from across the region

* Financial support for further training & personal development

* Appraisal & peer supervision

* Company paid life assurance scheme

* Contributory pension scheme

* Access to the NHS Discount Scheme

* Free meals on duty & cycle to work scheme

* Smart Health Toolkit, providing fitness programmes, nutrition consultation & health checks

We are looking for someone who is...

* Fully GMC registered & MBBS (or equivalent) qualified

* Recent experience in personality disorders and General Adult Psychiatry

* Knowledge of current issues in personality disorders and General Adult Psychiatry

* Able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team

* Knowledgeable of mental health legislation & codes of practice

* An excellent clinical decision maker, with sound judgement & ability to manage risk

* A first-rate communicator who can interview, assess & treat patients & write clear, comprehensive medical notes

* Committed to continued professional development

* Preferably approved under Section 12 of the Mental Health Act & a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, or equivalent

Our CESR programme

This programme will help you develop the skills you need to progress to Consultant level – and you’ll rotate within wards/services to gain valuable experience across various subspecialties.

You’ll also have an educational supervisor to review your progress and oversee your development – and you’ll receive support with MRCPsych exams.

Cygnet Health Care has 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


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