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Speciality Doctor




St John's House, St John's House, Lion Road, Palgrave, IP22 1BA

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time





Job Advert Role Description

St. John's House provides quality, specialised treatment and care of adults with learning disabilities where their needs challenge mainstream service provision.


We offer a secure environment which is linked with community based step-down services including continuing care and rehabilitation. Many of our patients have a history of offending behaviour, have a learning disability and other conditions including autistic spectrum disorders, personality disorders and mental illnesses.

We are looking for a SPECIALITY DOCTOR, to support 2 Consultant Psychiatrists within a 48 bed Low and Medium Secure Unit catering for both male and female adults with Learning Disabilities.


Previous experience in Psychiatry is essential and candidate needs to have completed a formal Psychiatry Rotation Scheme.


MRCPsych is not essential but desirable.


Approved Clinician Status is desirable.


For further information please contact Dr Sudeep Hoare on 07717832502  or email

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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.


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.