General Adult Consultant Psychiatrist

  • North West of England
  • Medical indemnity cover
  • Permanent
  • Consultant

Posted June 24, 2024

We have an excellent permanent job opportunity for a General Adult Consultant to work for a private inpatient service based in Cheshire. This is a full-time role in which the postholder will be responsible for providing medical and leadership for a10 bed Female PICU ward.

The hospital has a well-established system of clinical governance and a quality improvement programme. The successful candidate will be expected to lead the clinical governance programme on their ward and to participate in clinical governance at a hospital level.

Salary: £160,000 per annum + Medical indemnity

Position: General Adult Consultant

Hours: Full time 37.5 hours per week

Setting: 10 bed Female PICU ward

Location: Cheshire

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

  • MBBS or Equivalent Medical Degree
  • MRCPsych, CCT/CESR
  • Full GMC registration with license to practice
  • Knowledgeable of the Mental Health Act and Code of Practice, along with the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Code of Practice
  • Committed to continued professional development
  • Desirable to have had significant experience of inpatient mental health acute units.
  • Able to work collaboratively as a part of a multi-disciplinary team

What benefits are on offer?

  • 25 days annual leave (increasing with length of service to a maximum of 30)
  • Birthday off
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities to develop and progress in a wide variety of care settings.
  • Free car parking
  • Supplemented on site meals
  • Employee benefits scheme (e.g., discounted shopping vouchers, interest free Apple Products loan scheme)
  • Full onsite induction training and orientation programme

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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