Forensic Consultant Psychiatrist

  • East of England
  • Up to £140000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • Consultant

Posted November 14, 2022

Position: Forensic Psychiatrist

Grade: Consultant

Location: South East of England/South West

Job type: Permanent – Part time (18.5hrs)

Start date: ASAP, will accept a 3 months notice period

Salary: £140,000

Job description

We’re currently recruiting for a new permanent part time Forensic Consultant Psychiatrist. This position will be working for a Private Hospital based in the South East of England, working in an inpatient setting. Consultant will be taking care of 10 male beds of patients aged 18 plus. There is a 1 in 7 on call rota required in this role. There will be support of a multidisciplinary team. The proposed start date is as soon as possible but a 3 months’ notice period is also feasible.


– 30 days annual leave + bank holidays off (pro rata)

– A Group Personal Pension Plan

– Life Assurance

– Free meals while on duty

– Employee Assistance Service

– Continuous learning and development

– Childcare vouchers

– Career development

– Voluntary benefits

– Range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers.

To be eligible for this position, you will need the following:

  • A full GMC license to practice in the UK
  • To be on the Specialist Register
  • Be an Approved Clinician and have Section 12 approval.

Why Athona:

Athona is one of the UKs leading on-framework healthcare recruitment agencies, with a reputation for building professional and personable relationships with our candidates and Trusts nationwide. After almost two decades in the business, we pride ourselves on taking great care and detail with every candidate that we place, and we believe that there is an art to being a good recruiter. This is what we call ‘The Art of Recruitment.’

  • Exclusive access to new vacancies
  • The best possible salary, and all negotiations taken care of on your behalf
  • Stringent onboarding process
  • Fixed-term contracts for candidates that are not on the specialist register
  • All options will be made available to you
  • Receive up to £250 for every permanent psychiatrist you recommend
  • Exclusive discount codes

For more information or to apply to this position, please contact Lilly Ann Farrer on 01277 245 953 or email If this role isn’t quite the right fit, get in contact to talk to me about your requirements and register you CV.

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