• South West England
  • Permanent
  • Consultant
  • Learning Disabilities Psychiatrist

Athona is currently recruiting for an experienced consultant Psychiatrist for a substantive role. This position will be specialising in learning disabilities psychiatry within a NHS hospital in the South West of England.

This is a full-time role, with a 1:6 non-resident on-call rota. The salary for this position is in line with the NHS pay scale, but is open to negotiations after interview.

The post is split between the community (8PA’s) and providing senior psychiatric input to the admission team (2PA’s).

The successful candidate will need to be on the specialist register within learning disabilities Psychiatry and hold Approved clinician/section 12 status. For this Consultant Psychiatrist role, you must have GMC registration. If you’re not GMC registered, you must be in the process of this.

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When you choose Athona, you’ll get access to:
* Exclusive jobs across the UK for all grades and specialities
* Refer and earn rewards through our unique incentive scheme – we offer £750 per permanent psychiatrist you refer!
* Tier 2 VISA sponsorship opportunities
* IELTS/OET support
* Fast-track registration

For more information or to apply to this position, please contact Gemma Pullin on 01277 246 896 or email gemma.pullin@athona.com.

Athona’s Psychiatry division is a market-leader in the recruitment of mental health doctors. As a preferred supplier to the NHS and private sector, we hold many exclusive contracts across the UK -giving you priority access to the best psychiatry jobs around.

Are you based overseas and looking for a new psychiatry position in the UK? We have a specialised team to help find you your perfect role. Get in touch today.


  • Job Reference: athona191