Locum Consultant Psychiatrist - Eating Disorders Psychiatry

Bristol, City of Bristol, England
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
7 Nov 2019
7 Dec 2019

Job Description

Are you looking for a new challenge?

An opportunity has arisen to provide locum consultant cover to the STEPs Specialist Eating Disorders (ED) Services based in Bristol.

The successful candidate will provide clinical leadership to a 10 bedded NHSE commissioned in patient EDU (QED accredited 2019), to a Community MDT ED service (alongside a substantive consultant) covering the Avon region (population 1.1 million including 4 large universities), and to an innovative primary care ED service commissioned by Bristol CCG (alongside a substantive consultant).

The successful candidate will be working with an experienced and dedicated MDT. The STEPS EDU is currently working within the Oxford New Care Model Network. This network provides support and sharing of expertise on a weekly basis.

The post holder will have the opportunity to develop as a trainer and teacher. The successful candidate will provide clinical supervision to the foundation year 1 doctor attached to the EDU.

Applicants should demonstrate outstanding leadership and be flexible and able to work under pressure. The ability to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team is essential.

Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust(AWP) provides inpatient and community-based mental health care for people living in Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Swindon and Wiltshire. We also provide specialist services extending throughout the south west.

We employ over 4,000 dedicated members of staff who deliver services from more than 90 locations, working in approximately 150 teams across a geographical region of 2,200 miles, for a population of approximately 1.8million people.

We are passionate about promoting good mental health and wellbeing. We strive to use the expertise and resources within our organisation, and through our partnerships, to deliver high quality services that are safe and focused on people's recovery. Our staff are pivotal in everything we do and we are committed to involving them fully in the development of the Trust and our services.

Adverts normally close for application a few minutes before midnight on the closing date. Interview expenses will not normally be paid. Applicants shortlisted for interview will be contacted via our recruitment system TRAC so please check your emails regularly. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks after the closing date please assume that your application has been unsuccessful. We only accept applications submitted via NHS Jobs and TRAC. Any personal details supplied to AWP by you will be held on the Trust systems in line with the General Data Protection Regulation. AWP is committed to Equality and Diversity - we welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are a Disability Confident Employer (Two Ticks) offering a guaranteed interview to disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria. We encourage applications from people who wish to work on a part time/flexible basis and will do our utmost to accommodate flexible working whenever service requirements allow.

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