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Consultant Psychiatrist




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

Exciting opportunity for a consultant psychiatrist to join Priory Group

St Johns House, a 49 bedded medium and low secure hospital for people with a learning disability on the Norfolk/Suffolk border has a vacancy for a full time psychiatrist.  The case load will be up to 17 patients, all detained under the Mental Health Act.  We are looking for a motivated consultant, who enjoys working as part of a coordinated team, with a CCT in learning disability, or Forensic/General adult and experience in working with people with a learning disability.  In return we would like to give you:

  • 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

For more information or a confidential discussion please contact Dr Sudeep Hoare, Medical Director at St Johns on 07717832502.


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.