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CAMHS Visiting Consultant Psychiatrist




Priory Hospital Woking, Chobham Road, Knaphill, Surrey, GU21 2QF

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type



Self Employed



Job Advert Role Description

Becoming a Visiting Consultant at Priory is a gateway to an exciting world of working and practicing independently, yet with world class marketing and facilities behind you. Liberated, but not alone. Priory can be a full time partnership, or part of a portfolio including part-time NHS work, or whatever balance you choose. The options and horizons are almost limitless.


Who we are and What we do:

Priory is the leading independent provider of behavioural care in the UK, and our private Healthcare division includes a nationwide network of 24 hospitals and wellbeing centres.

We provide support to over 10,000 people each year across four core service lines, delivering outpatient, day care and inpatient treatment.


The Priory Hospital Woking provides private acute mental health and addiction services and eating disorder services (inpatients and day patients), and run extensive private outpatient clinics. The Wellbeing Centre offers a variety of psychiatry and therapy services as outpatients for CAMHS and adults.

**This particular post involves working from 'Brighter Spaces' as a CAMHS Consultant located in Guildford which is a Priory Woking Hospital satellite clinic**

Priory Hospital Woking and/or the Oxford Wellbeing Centre are actively seeking dynamic, innovative and ambitious Visting Consultants to join us.

You will be a self-employed consultant psychiatrist, and manage a private practice of outpatients and day patients, with admitting rights into the Priory Hospital Woking for any of your patients requiring an inpatient admission. There is an opportunity to join the on-call rota at Woking, to support urgent admissions into hospital and accept clinical responsibility for the patient as an admitting psychiatrist.


What the role involves:

  • Assessing and treating outpatients
  • Looking after inpatients
  • Working closely with therapists and psychology colleagues
  • Adding value through quality and governance involvement
  • Developing your business and expanding your practice symbiotically with Priory
  • Joining site on-call rota if that works for you
  • Networking with colleagues and referrers
  • Maintaining professional development and Revalidation


What are the advantages for VCs working with Priory?

  • The best known and premium brand name in private psychiatry is right behind you
  • World class facilities
  • Professional marketing support
  • Quality therapy for patients
  • You choose how much time you can give
  • Top expert consultant colleagues
  • Be at the vanguard and able to offer the latest evidence-based treatments and tailored prescribing
  • Financial rewards
  • Opens up entirely new career pathways


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About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

Priory offers the best available option for high quality mental health treatment. Every year our private services support over 10,000 people, and our proven track record in helping people to get their lives back on track, is unrivalled.


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.

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