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Speciality Doctor - Adult Acute




Priory Hospital Bristol, Heath House Lane, Stapleton, BS16 1EQ

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Fixed Term - Part Time


£64,000 per annum (£80,000 FTE)



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Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.



Job Advert Role Description

As a Speciality Doctor in an Adult Acute service you will support up to two Consultant Psychiatrists with inpatient care. You will be working within a specialist multi disciplinary team and complimentary services within the Hospital as well as having continuing responsibility for the care of patients. You will have a good working knowledge of Clinical Governance and regulatory requirements.

You will be qualified with full registration with GMC as well as having experience working in acute mental health setting and within a multidisciplinary team.

As well as the salary the Priory Group offers a number of other benefits including a strong commitment to personal development.  Further to this is the opportunity to work within a leading brand of independent mental health care providers, and to work in a friendly environment committed to the on going improvement of healthcare standards.

Please see the attached job description for a detailed list of the roles and responsibilities of this position.

If you are interested in discussing this post, please contact the Medical Director, Daniel Beales on 0117 9525255. Alternatively if you'd like to arrange an informal visit please contact Human Resources on 0117 952 5255 (ext: 1303).

What we offer

•           Teaching and CPD programmes

•           Career development opportunities with available exposure to other services lines within the Hospital

•           Study and exam leave

•           Active participation in Clinical Governance

•           Appraisal and peer supervision

•           Starting 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increased up to 30 days with continued service)

•           Birthday Holiday - (Yes an extra day’s holiday for your birthday!)

•           Onsite highly subsidised restaurants

•           Free on-site parking

•           SMART Pension

•           Online benefits and cashback rewards such as Cycle to work scheme    

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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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