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Consultant Psychiatrist




Kent House - Kent House hospital and school,Crockenhill Road,St Mary Cray,Orpington, Kent BR5 4EP

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time





Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

Job Advert Role Description

Kent House Hospital is a specialist Tier 4 Low Secure CAMHS service for females 12-18. The hospital provides a service to support adolescent girls with a range of mental health disorders.
In this role, you will combine clinical expertise with effective leadership to deliver sector-leading care

Seeking a proven motivated Consultant CAMHS Psychiatrist interested in challenge, career development and a competitive salary?
The role will complement our existing medical team. You would lead a multidisciplinary team in delivering services aimed at achieving clinical excellence. As Consultant Psychiatrist, you would work closely with the Medical Director as a member of the Senior Management Team (SMT) to help the hospital achieve its clinical and strategic aims.
Your Role Responsibilities…
• Lead on all aspects of clinical practice & serve as an example of operational excellence
• Ensure optimal clinical outcomes for the people in our care
• Provide expert knowledge & support within the service & to the wider team
• Ensure quality & compliance with internal & external standards & regulations
• Work with colleagues to provide integrated, whole person treatment & care
• To use audit and benchmarking, performance data, learning from incidents and complaints, service user experience feedback and compliance inspections to Coach, mentor & train colleagues
We Are Looking For Someone Who Is...
• Fully GMC registered with a relevant medical qualification
• Entry onto the Specialist Register for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
• An accomplished leader & clinician
• Knowledgeable of all aspects of clinical governance
• Skilled in medical appraisals, clinical supervision, case investigation & case management
• Study leave & support with CPD opportunities
• Opportunity to undertake further learning and development
• Medical indemnity cover
• Company paid life assurance scheme
• Contributory pension scheme
• Free meals on duty
• Relocation package will also be considered
Appointment is subject to enhanced DBS check. To be considered for this position you must hold an approved postgraduate degree MRCPsych or equivalent and you must have completed appropriate specialist training, have Section 12(2) approval and be an Approved Clinician

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. #LI-CO1

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