General Adult Consultant Psychiatrist

  • Yorkshire and Humber
  • Negotiable
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Consultant

Posted April 16, 2024

As a Consultant General Adult Psychiatrist working for an NHS trust in Yorkshire and Humber, your proposed hours will be Monday – Friday 9-5 in a community mental health team. This role is a full-time position and will commence on as soon as possible for 3 months initially. To be considered for this role, applicants will need full GMC registration, an enhanced DBS, Section 12 and AC Status.

Responsibilities of the role

When working in this post, the role will be to work as part of the MDT assessing, reviewing and prescribing for the current postholders’ caseload. Mental Health Act work is part of this role and there is a need to be available and accessible to see patients urgently if needed. There is CTO work attached to this post too.

Who you’re working for

The vision of this trust is to provide outstanding mental health and learning disability services to everyone. Supporting people with a wide range of mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, OCD, dementia, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. They also support those living with struggles such as addiction, eating disorders and gender dysphoria.

About the location

Yorkshire and The Humber is one of the smaller of the nine regions of England, covering Leeds, Sheffield, Bradford, Hull and York. Outside the major urban areas, you can find quaint villages, ruined abbeys and some of the country’s most stunning stately homes. Famous for its Yorkshire puddings, gravy and Yorkshire tea, this is a beautiful area to visit with family and relatives for a relaxed getaway.

Why work with Athona?

Athona is one of the UK’s leading on-framework healthcare recruitment agencies, with a reputation for building professional and personable relationships with our candidates and clients at Trusts and Services nationwide. With over 20 years of experience in this field, we pride ourselves on taking great care and detail in every candidate we place, this is what we call, ‘The Art of Recruitment.’

  • We’re CPD accredited
  • Referral scheme – receive up to £250 for every doctor recommendation
  • Industry-leading revalidation and appraisal support team
  • Choose your payment option and what type of worker you will be; whether to become a Pay As You Earn (PAYE), Umbrella or Limited Company worker

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