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Consultant Psychiatrist- Maternity Cover




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

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Fixed Term - Full Time


Up to 175,000 DOE



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 Location Description

Kent House Hospital is a specialist Tier 4 Low Secure CAMHS service for females 12-18 with a good CQC rating. 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

Job Advert Role Description

Seeking a proven Medical Director /motivated CAHMS Consultant Psychiatrist to provide maternity cover.

The role will compliment our existing medical team and work with a motivated and experienced multidisciplinary team to deliver care aimed at achieving clinical excellence. As Medical Director, you will form part of the Senior Management Team (SMT) alongside the Hospital Director and Director of Clinical Services.


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


What we offer:

• Salary up to £185,000 (depending on experience)

• 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

Large supportive network of clinicians

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.

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