Consultant Psychiatrist Female Acute Mental Health
Salary : Up to £150,000 (Depending on Experience)
Location : Cygnet Godden Green, Sevenoaks, TN15 0JR
Are you an outstanding Consultant Psychiatrist looking for new challenges, career development and a competitive salary?
We have an excellent full-time opportunity at Cygnet Godden Green . This is a brand new role which will be responsible for leading psychiatric care on our 15 bedded Female Acute Service.
In this role, your expertise will be the driving force for life-changing treatment fully supported by a Specialty Doctor and first-class multidisciplinary team.
And you’ll have the opportunity to progress to Medical Director level through our management schemes.
Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while reaping the rewards of making a difference to others every day.
Your role responsibilities
Work as part of a multidisciplinary team (MDT)
Take overall responsibility for patient treatment plans in conjunction with the MDT
Assess referrals & undertake mental state examinations of service users
Undertake appropriate investigations, diagnosis & treatment
Participate in ward rounds & clinical audits
Lead the implementation of risk assessment, risk management & embed clinical governance
Supervise reports for Mental Health Act tribunals & managers’ hearings & attend hearings
Participate in the 1 in 6 / 7 telephone on-call rota
Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you
Salary up to £150,000 (depending on experience)
Generous annual leave entitlement that increases with length of service
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 & cycle to work scheme
Access to the NHS Discount Scheme
Smart Health Toolkit, providing fitness programmes, nutrition consultation & health checks
Relocation package will also be considered
We are looking for someone who is...
Fully GMC registered & MBBS (or equivalent) qualified
Registered on the specialist register (CCT / CESR), Section 12 and AC Status
Experienced & knowledgeable in adult psychiatry & mental health diagnosis
Knowledgeable of the Mental Health Act and Code of Practice, along with the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Code of Capacity
A first-rate communicator who can interview, assess & treat patients & write clear, comprehensive medical notes
Committed to continued professional development
Able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
A member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych) or equivalent
Successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.
Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.
We have built a reputation for delivering pioneering services and outstanding outcomes. Our expert care enables thousands of individuals to consistently make a positive difference to their lives.
If you care about making a difference we want to talk to you.
Click the link to apply.