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Speciality Grade Doctor




Woodbourne Priory Hospital, 21 Woodbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B17 8BY

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


up to £82,000


37.5 per week

Job Advert Role Description

Set in the leafy suburb of Edgbaston, close to Birmingham City centre, Priory Hospital Woodbourne is set in beautiful grounds, conveniently located for access to the West Midlands motorway network and with good local public transport links.

Our unique range of services gives our colleagues the opportunity to develop skills and experience of working with a broad range of mental health conditions across five mental health service lines, across the hospital’s seven wards.

We provide a diverse range of inpatient services, including acute and psychiatric intensive care for adults (including our unique 18-25 year old service), child and adolescent mental health, specialist eating disorder (including day care) and private acute and addictions treatment programmes.  Our multi-disciplinary teams take great pride in delivering personalised treatment programmes to our patients and have established an excellent reputation for providing the highest standards of care.

If you are looking for an employer that’s passionate about supporting your career progression, where you can work as part of a committed, diverse and experienced team, and you share our passion for delivering outstanding care to make a real and lasting difference to patients’ lives, then Priory Hospital Woodbourne is the place for you!

The role:

Speciality Doctors at Woodbourne join a committed team of substantive medical staff: each ward is led by a dedicated Consultant Psychiatrist supported by their Speciality Grade Doctor or Physician’s Associate, along with a dedicated Multi-Disciplinary Team.


We provide an excellent opportunity to develop your clinical knowledge and practice working alongside our experienced Consultant Psychiatrists and other clinicians, offering a wide variety of clinical practice in Mental Health across a single site.   Priory Healthcare offers a solid commitment to your CPD and has an excellent track record in supporting Speciality Grade Doctors to achieve success in professional examinations and to move on to higher specialist training.


We currently have a vacancy working as part of our CAMHS Acute team (Mulberry  ward), providing support to up to 14 young people aged 12 to 17 years.  This is an exciting and varied role, with the following key accountabilities:


• Formulation of management plans, clerking of admissions and ensuring safe discharge plans are in place and communicated

• Day to day management of patients on the ward including undertaking mental state assessments, risk assessment and management, MDT

For your commitment in this role we would like to offer 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

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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.

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