CAMHS Neuro Consultant

  • London
  • Flexible working
  • Permanent
  • Consultant

Posted March 21, 2024

We have an excellent permanent job opportunity for a CAMHS Neuro Consultant to work for a private outpatient clinic based in London. This is a part-time role, providing ADHD/ASD assessments to CAMHS patients.

This client is flexible on the days worked and will also accept weekends. The postholder will spend 50% of the time in the clinic and the rest working from home.

Salary: Averaging £300 per hour (Self employed basis)

Position: CAMHS Neuro Consultant

Hours: Part time (flexible with remote working)

Setting: Private outpatient clinic

Location: London

For this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing assessments and ongoing treatment for children/adolescents and/or adults (depending on experience); primarily with neurodevelopmental conditions (such as ADHD); and associated emotional dysregulation.
  • Patient mix approx. 80% ADHD, 15% Autism, 5% Other.
  • Working as a multi-disciplinary team to undertake Autism assessments (ADIR / ADOS-2) with psychologist and occupational therapist when required.
  • You will be encouraged to influence the future direction of our services. * All admin aspects (typing/transcribing, appointment booking, billing, insurance liaison) taken care of, so you can focus on your clinic.
  • All repeat prescribing done for you.
  • No on-calls.

What benefits are on offer?

  • Team of 14 full-time administrators.
  • Key roles supporting you:
    • An assigned (full time) Personal Assistant.
    • Pharmacist (writing your repeat prescriptions)
    • x2 Full-Time Referral Managers (triaging your patients)
    • Prescribing Nurse (runs psychoeducation parent groups for your patients)
    • Practice Manager, Billing Administrator, Typist, Strategy Director
  • Uniquely in private sector, we offer a highly supportive governance structure:
    • Multi-Disciplinary Case Discussion CPD Meetings
    • Regular 1:1s with Medical Director
    • Governance CPD Forum
  • Averaging £300/hour of patient-facing time. Self-employed basis.
  • Flexibility to offer Zoom-from-home clinics in addition to London clinic
  • Permanent employment options available too (inc. annual leave, sick leave and pension).

For this role, we’re looking for someone who is:

  • Seeking candidate who can provide 1 to 2.5 clinic days per week, depending on their other commitments. Candidate will be required to do report reading/verbal dictations outside these clinic days. Ideal Candidate
  • On GMC specialist register for Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, or another specialist register but with strong CAMHS experience.
  • Some previous experience within the private healthcare sector desirable.
  • Demonstration of longevity in previous roles.
  • Keen interest and experience in neurodevelopmental (ADHD and Autism) conditions.
  • Highly approachable bedside manner.
  • Highly confident and collaborative in approach with families.
  • Extremely well organised and time efficient.
  • Prompt with completing all verbal dictations and correcting them.

What can Athona offer you?

  • Experts in the psychiatry sector offering a professional and supportive service
  • Nationwide vacancies available in the NHS and private sector, many exclusive to Athona
  • Provide support from start to finish, including negotiations on terms and onboarding
  • Overseas support for candidates not familiar with the UK
  • A supportive team who truly care about your career, taking the time to understand your needs and help you achieve your aspirations
  • Support beyond placement, making sure you’re happy with your new job and it continues to fulfils your career goals.

Interested? Simply apply above today to enjoy these excellent career prospects and reap the rewards of making a real difference to others, every day.

If you are interested in learning more about this job role or any other opportunities through Athona, get in touch with Lydia on 01277 286 033.

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