Consultant Psychiatrist - Bristol Later Life Recovery Service
Bristol, City of Bristol, England
- Full time
- Job level
- Qualified (non-manager)
- 18 Mar 2020
- 17 Apr 2020
An opportunity has arisen for a dedicated part time older people's consultant seeing patients with functional illness in the Bristol Assessment & Recovery Service. The post is for community work only.
AWP is a large mental health trust dedicated to the delivery of high quality clinical care. We are an exciting and innovative NHS organisation with performance and service improvement high on our agenda.
Bristol Mental Health Services are dynamic and continually transforming to meet the needs of the growing city population. Mental health care in Bristol is nationally recognised as innovative, clinically led, and user focused. This is an fantastic opportunity to be a clinical leader at the forefront of shaping mental health services.
Bristol has radically redesigned services where local clinicians, service users and carers have a strong voice to influence and improve service delivery through co-production and strategic roles. The successful candidates will be encouraged to be involved in service leadership and management.
Having recently been rated as the UKs most desirable place to live 2017, Bristol is a lively, yet laid back city, mixing rich maritime heritage with an innovative dynamic culture. It has many desirable areas to live and a highly rated education system. Bristol has a thriving city centre, mixed with many quirky areas, which boast a huge choice of bars, restaurants and shops. It has acres of parkland and is packed with award winning attractions and is host to many events, making it an exciting place to live. Bristol has strong transport links being close to the M4 and M5 motorway, it has two railway stations, several park and ride schemes and an international airport. It is also the UKs first cycling city.
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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