Consultant Psychiatrist - CQC Outstanding - Female Acute

Darlington, Durham, England
£ 120,000 - 140,000 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager), Newly qualified
9 Oct 2019
9 Nov 2019

Job Description

Consultant Psychiatrist - CQC Outstanding - Female Acute

County Durham

Salary: £120,000 - £140,000 DOE


* Must be on Specialist Register *

* Section 12 Approval & AC Status Essential *



Compass Associates are proud to be working with a large provider of private mental health care to headhunt for a full time, permanent Consultant Psychiatrist.  


The role is based at a CQC rated Outstanding hospital in the North East which provides specialist care, treatment and rehabilitation for adults with a range of mental health conditions. You would cover the 12 bedded acute admission ward for adult females with severe mental health conditions, an acute psychotic episode or those in crisis who cannot be safely managed in the community or other services. The ward has a full MDT which includes an Advanced Practitioner Senior Nurse, Psychologist, Occupational Therapist, Activity Coordinator, Specialist Nurses and Support Workers.


Hours and on calls:

This is a full-time permanent role working 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday, plus participation in a telephone on call rota (1:7)


Commutable from: Stockton on Tees, Middlesbrough, Guisborough, Darlington, Hartlepool, Newton Aycliffe, Durham, Washington, Sunderland, Bishop Auckland, Barnard Castle, Catterick, Northallerton, Thirsk and surrounding towns.


The Candidate

The successful candidate must have:

A recognised medical degree

Full GMC registration

Section 12 Approval

Approved Clinician status

Significant adult psychiatry experience



25 days a/l + bank hols

Pension contribution

Retail discounts

Cycle scheme

Gym membership

Enhanced maternity pay

Further training/CPD opportunities


Interview Process

Interview with the Regional Medical Director and Hospital Director.


Contact details

If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity, please contact Lynette Robb directly on Apply. Alternatively email an updated CV to Apply   



Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer a £200 John Lewis voucher for a successful recommendation following the completion of probation/rebate.


Compass Associates, established in 2009, is an award-winning, UK specialist Health and Social Care Recruitment Consultancy providing tailored, high quality recruitment solutions for all permanent assignments.   

Ref: LR/HQ00027755

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