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Speciality Doctor




Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal, 100 Wilmslow Road, Manchester, SK8 3DG

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£80,000 including on call



Job Advert - Division Information


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Job Advert Location Description

Priory Group is the UK’S leading independent provider of mental health care and education services.  We have an outstanding reputation both for the service we deliver and for the investment we make in our people and in our environment.

At the Priory Cheadle, we offer a range of specialist services and currently we are looking for candidates to have an opportunity to work at Adult PICU, Adult Acute Unit, Eating Disorder services and Recovery & Rehab services.

Job Advert Role Description

The Specialty Grade doctor will work with wider MDT under direct supervision of a consultant psychiatrist. Full scope of work can be discussed at interview.

You will have a solid commitment to CPD and have an excellent track record in supporting Candidate will join a large team of medical colleagues and will participate  in peer group meetings, clinical meetings and academic meetings.

•           Candidate will also join out of hours on call rota for the site.

•           This role would suit someone who has had experience of working in inpatient settings with complex presentations. We are looking for an experienced dynamic and flexible candidate.  

•           The post holder will be expected to work closely with the consultant and MDT across 2 sites, but be also able to work independently.

•           Key Accountabilities include:

          Comprehensive assessments on admission.

          Management of patients on the ward including physical health, mental state and risk management and formulation.

          Ongoing monitoring and management of patients’ mental state, risks and agree on treatment, recovery and discharge plans.

•           Engagement with external professionals and families/carers.

•           Overseeing pharmacological interventions and working with MDT to offer holistic treatment plan.

•           Must have proficient IT skills as prompt entry onto the electronic care record is essential.

•           Timely discharge GP notifications and discharge summaries.

•           Preparation of Mental Health Act tribunal reports.

Participation in audit, research, quality and performance management and other clinical and professional activities. 



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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.

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