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Consultant Psychiatrist

Reference

PRI63465

Location

Priory Hospital Ticehurst, Ticehurst, Wadhurst, East Sussex, TN5 7HU

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£160,000 (Up to DOE)

Hours

37.5

Job Advert Role Description

We are seeking a full time Consultant Psychiatrist to work across our Acute Units.  You will fulfil the role of Responsible Clinician to patients supervising the process of referral and admission including contribution to pre-admission assessments. The role is a pivotal element of an established multi-disciplinary team aiming to ensure that patients receive a holistic and person-centric care and treatment programme.  If you are passionate about delivering first class psychiatric care we would love to hear from you.

 

  • To join us, you must hold a CCST/CCT or equivalent in the relevant areas of psychiatry and have experience of working in inpatient settings with people with significant mental health difficulties.
  • You will certainly have experience at consultant level within the NHS, including the ability to conduct training.
  • You will be an excellent team player keen to participate in a multi-disciplinary approach to assessment with a keen interest in developing services within a forward thinking environment.
  • You will continue to hold a registration with the GMC including being on the special register for psychiatry.
  • You will continue to hold a registration with the GMC including being on the special register for psychiatry.

This is an excellent career opportunity offering a wide range of benefits including a competitive salary, a contributory pension scheme, supervision, career development, childcare vouchers and free car parking, generous annual leave and a free staff restaurant along with the range of flexible benefits available to employees of the Priory Group. 

 

About Ticehurst: 

Centrally located with easy access to Tunbridge Wells, Hastings, Ashford and Maidstone, The Priory Hospital, Ticehurst House has 43 beds across 2 service lines: Acute Adult and Acute Private.

We offer comprehensive inpatient and outpatient specialist mental health services for adults in a safe and supportive environment.

Providing quality, inspiring innovation and delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients to receive a truly integrated and holistic approach to their treatment, regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams. 

We are proud to be rated ‘Good’ for site overall, following our recent CQC inspection in April 2021.            

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.

Priory maintains that vaccination remains our very best line of defence against COVID-19 and believes that our colleagues working with vulnerable individuals have a professional duty to be vaccinated.  As part of our wider infection control efforts, and to meet our commissioner and customer requirements, we continue to record vaccination status for all colleagues and we therefore request that you disclose this information as part of your application.  Your vaccination status will not affect any offer of employment and will be held in line with GDPR requirements.  We thank you for your understanding. 

Disclosure

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.

Closing Date

31/08/2022