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Speciality Doctor

Reference

PRI31209

Location

Woodland View, Showell Lane, Meriden, Coventry, CV7 7HZ

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£78,000

Hours

37.5

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 Role Description

  

Woodland View is a 31 bedded rehabilitation and recovery service for adult males. We offer a positive environment to stabilise the symptoms of mental illness, and develop positive self-management and independent skills for a successful discharge into the community.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the team. We are looking for a Speciality Doctor to work alongside our MDT.

The postholder should be:-

 MB.BS or equivalent.

GMC registration and license to practice

Appraisal or RITA in last year

In good standing with the Royal College of Psychiatrists for CPD  

 Undertake psychiatric and external assessments for clients referred to the unit to determine the appropriate level of care to be provided, under the direction and supervision of the Consultant Psychiatrist, and work with the unit multi-disciplinary team to ensure delivery of the Care Programme.

• Prepare discharge summaries, reports and other associated documentation as necessary e.g. for CPA meetings, as directed and supervised by the Consultant Psychiatrist.

• Participation in learning activities and supervision.

• Participation in Clinical Governance activities, and account for contracted hours utilised in research, Continuing Professional Development and other non-clinical duties as necessary and in a timely manner.

• Working effectively with colleagues to ensure that clients have access to appropriate medical cover at all times, which will require participation in an on-call rota for the site.

• To support the RC in delivering a consistently high standard of medical care to all patients on site. 

• Share responsibility for taking bloods with the nurses and RC as necessary.

• Arrange appropriate clinical tests and investigations and take responsibility for chasing up results and acting on them in a timely manner.

• Ensure physical observations by ward staff are carried out in accordance with medical instructions. Review physical observation findings and act upon them in a clinically appropriate manner.

• Any other duties considered to be commensurate with the level of the post

Division DBS info

About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.

Disclosure

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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

Closing Date

30/11/2019