ASSOCIATE SPECIALIST DOCTOR – PSYCHIATRIST

Join a leading healthcare provider as a Full-time Associate Specialist/Specialty Doctor in the United Kingdom! The group specialises in specialist mental health treatment and associated care across a large range of mental health services.

Full-time position – 40 hours per week.

• In this role, you will closely work with a committed MDT and assist the Consultant Psychiatrist in providing day-to-day medical expertise for care delivery and clinical leadership.

• You will have the opportunity to undertake clinical research, audit, and contribute to the unit quality improvement initiatives. This position provides an exciting opportunity to work in a specialist service and contribute to the development of services as you respond to the changing healthcare landscape.

The employer is seeking candidates with:

• Full GMC registration along with post-registration experience

• Relevant experience within an acute mental health service

• The ability to interview and assess patients whilst making informed decisions in reference to appropriate treatment options

• Excellent communication skills and the ability to write clear comprehensive medical notes.

• Excellent knowledge of the Mental Health Act and Code of Practice along with Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Code of Capacity.

• Up to date record of Continued Professional Development (CPD)

• The ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team

• Desirable: MRCPsych or equivalent

In Return, the employer will offer you:

• Salary – Advantageous Remuneration

• The opportunity to progress to Consultant level

• Fantastic support from their senior consultants

• You will get support with the MRCPsych exams.

• Study leave and CPD opportunities

• Company pension scheme

• Opportunity to undertake further learning and development opportunities