Specialty Doctor - Private Ward
Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Providing quality, inspiring innovation and delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients with mental health difficulties to receive a truly integrated and holistic approach to their treatment, regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams.
The Priory Hospital Woodbourne is an independent hospital, specialising in the management and treatment of a wide range of mental health conditions. The hospital has established an excellent reputation for providing the highest standards of care.
We provide expert treatment for the following services:
* Eating disorders
* Child and Adolescent Mental Health
* Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit
The Aspen Unit is The Priory Hospital Woodbourne's psychiatric intensive care unit which provides a fast turnaround service where the focus is supporting young adult males aged 16-25, to improve their coping skills in the short term.
Woodbourne has a highly experienced team of mental health professionals and support staff, which include consultant psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses and therapists. They can treat a wide range of acute mental health conditions including depression, anxiety, post-traumatic-stress-disorder, obsessive compulsive states, schizophrenia and all other major acute psychiatric illnesses.
The Priory Hospital is opening a new private ward within the grounds of the Woodbourne Hospital, Edgbaston. The Manor will be a 9 bedded unit that will provide care for patients with varying diagnoses, including depression, anxiety and bipolar disorder.
This is an excellent opportunity to participate in the development and growth of a new service that aims to provide outstanding care to this client group.
If you are interested in joining this exciting new venture; we are now seeking to recruit a part time Speciality Doctor to work alongside the existing full-time consultants.
To join us, you must hold an MBBS qualification or equivalent and will be required to maintain full registration with the General Medical Council (GMC). Ideally candidates will have experience of working in inpatient settings of people with significant mental health difficulties. The post holder will work closely with our Consultant Psychiatrists and our large multi-disciplinary team and be committed to providing quality patient focused care, comprehensive risk assessment and mental state examinations and competent physical health examinations and management. The post requires a good team player who must be keen to participate in a multidisciplinary approach to assessment, formulation and management plans.
You will directly participate in patient care, offer a high standard of both customer and patient care.
What we'd like to give you:
* A Competitive salary
* Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
* Up to 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
* Birthday Holiday - Your Birthday as an extra days leave
* Online benefits and cashback rewards
* Cycle to work scheme
* Just Drive scheme
* SMART Childcare Vouchers
* SMART Pension option
If you require any further information about the roles please contact the HR Department on Apply.
From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.
The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.
As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.
All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.
- £ 0 - 0 Per year
- Part time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 13 Jun 2017
Closes 13 Jul 2017
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