General Adult Consultant Psychiatrist

  • South West of England
  • Up to £155000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • Consultant

Posted May 16, 2023

Position: General adult psychiatrist

Grade: Consultant

Location: South West

Job type: Permanent

Start date: ASAP

Salary: £155K pro rata part time equivalent £124K

Job description

We’re currently recruiting for a new permanent General Adult Doctor in Psychiatry. This position will be working for an outstanding Private Hospital based in the South West of England, working in an male acute ward. The proposed start date is as soon as possible.

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

1. MRCPsych or equivalent

2. AC approved and S12 approved MHA 1983

3. Previous experience as an NHS consultant

4. Acute inpatient and outpatient experience

5. CCT in General adult psychiatry

6. Experience in working with multi-disciplinary team and being a clinical leader

7. Experience of supervising junior medical staff

8. Experience of working with management team

9. Experience of service change and improvement

10. Experience of involvement in clinical governance and improvement


* A competitive salary with enhancements for working on weekends, nights and overtime.

* 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing by a further 2 days after 5 year’s service.)

* Opportunities to develop and progress in a wide variety of care settings.

* Free Parking on site

* Subsidised meals on duty

* Enhanced maternity pay

* Disclosure check cost coverage

* Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

* Online benefits and cashback rewards

* Cycle to work scheme

* Contributory pension scheme

* Refer a friend bonuses

* Long service awards

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

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