Forensic Specialty Doctor Psychiatrist

  • North West of England
  • Up to £85000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • Specialty Doctor

Posted May 18, 2023

Position: Forensic psychiatrist

Grade: Specialty doctor

Location: North West

Job type: Permanent

Start date: ASAP

Salary: £85,000 per annum

Job description

We’re currently recruiting for a new permanent Forensic Doctor in Psychiatry. This position will be working for an outstanding Private Hospital based in the North West of England, supporting 2 consultants who have 40 patients between them all in a MSU. There is 1:5 contracted first on call with ample opportunity to do extra paid on call within the service and the proposed start date is as soon as possible.

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

  • Full GMC registration
  • Experience working in psychiatry within multi-disciplinary teams.
  • To be in good CPD standing with the Royal College of Psychiatrists and to have had an appraisal within the last year.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in Psychiatry
  • Experience working as a doctor within PICU and forensic psychiatry (desirable).
  • Section 12 (2) approval (desirable)
  • MRCPsych (desirable)

What you will get

  • Competitive annual salary
  • 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays and your birthday off!
  • A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP) and pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package
  • Free meals while on duty
  • Employee Assistance Services
  • Career development and training
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Voluntary benefits
  • Medical indemnity cover
  • Flexibility to work in clinically led environments

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.’

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