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Specialty Doctor - Male PICU( Adults 16-25 year olds)




Woodbourne Priory Hospital, 21 Woodbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B17 8BY

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£60,000 - £80,000 DOE


37.5 hrs p/wk

Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.


Job Advert Location Description

The Priory Hospital Woodbourne is an independent hospital, specialising in the management and treatment of a wide range of mental health conditions. The hospital has established an excellent reputation for providing the highest standards of care.

We provide expert treatment for the following services:

•           Eating disorders

•           Child and Adolescent Mental Health

•           Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit


Aspen ward is a Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) for young males aged 16 to 25 year old. It provides intensive care and support to patients who are at a severely acute stage of their illness, with the aim of managing them intensively to aid quick recovery and subsequent management within the framework of least restrictive practice.

Job Advert Role Description

The specialty doctor will support the consultant psychiatrist and be an active member of the multidisciplinary team in the management of the service users.

 The role will include;

- Clerking and formulation of management plans

- Risk assessment and management

- Physical health care

-Tribunal/psychiatric report writing

-Liaising with the community teams

 The specialty doctor will be expected to be suffiently experienced to work independently and autonomously.

Preference will be given to those with post graduate qualifications.

Division DBS info

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.