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Staff Grade Doctor - CAMHS PICU




Priory Hospital Ticehurst, Ticehurst, Wadhurst, East Sussex, TN5 7HU

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


upto £90k



Job Advert Role Description

Centrally located with easy access to Tunbridge Wells, Hastings, Ashford and Maidstone, The Priory Hospital, Ticehurst House has 70 beds across 3 service lines: Private , Adult Acute and young people’s wards (CAMHs). We offer comprehensive inpatient and outpatient specialist mental health services for young people and adults in a safe and supportive environment. We have recently expanded our service with the addition of a newly purpose built 12 Bed Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU).


Providing quality, inspiring innovation and delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients to receive a truly integrated and holistic approach to their treatment, regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams.  

We are seeking to appoint a full-time speciality grade doctor to work primarily on our inpatient CAMHS Psychiatric Interntive Care Unit at The Priory Ticehurst House.


You will be part of a full multi-disciplinary team and you will be responsible for the medical and psychiatric assessment and treatment of up to 13 patients with psychiatric illnesses.

You will be supervised in your role by a consultant in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Experience in Psychiatry is essential and experience in Paediatrics or General Practice would be advantageous. There is no on-call commitment.

Own transport is required due to our rural location.


As well as working for a stable employer, other benefits include:

  • A competitive salary
  • 30 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Medical indemnity cover
  • Free on-site parking
  • Excellent career development opportunities

The Medical Director welcomes discussion with interested candidates- to arrange this please send an expressions of interest to

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.


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.


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