COMMUNITY ADULT CONSULTANT PSYCHIATRIST

NELFT North East London Foundation Trust

The closing date is 11 July 2024

Job summary

Please note: We reserve the right to close the advert, at any time, in the event of receiving suitable applicants.

COMMUNITY ADULT CONSULTANT PSYCHIATRIST

MENTAL HEALTH WELLENSS TEAM - NORTH

Job Details:

Salary

£99,532 - £131,964 per annum

Contract

Substantive

Hours

Full-time: 10 Programmed Activities (DCC:SPA = 7.5:2.5)

On call

Frequency 1:50; Category A - 3% on call supplement

Location

Barking Community Hospital, Upney Lane, Barking, Essex, IG11 9LX.

Qualifications needed:

  • Full GMC registration with a licence to practice
  • CCT or equivalent
  • Section 12 Approval or eligibility for it
  • Approved Clinician status, or eligibility for it
  • Inclusion in, or eligibility for inclusion in the Specialist Register or within 6 months of obtaining CCST

Main duties of the job

To be successful in your application, you will need:

  • To demonstrate that your values are in line with that of NELFT's values,
  • To be innovative, motivated, and passionate about Adult mental health care,
  • Essential understanding of current developments in mental health care,
  • To be a team player

NELFT Benefits:

  • Relocation expenses
  • Career Development and training
  • Just & Compassionate Culture
  • Award winning Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion initiatives
  • Vivup employee benefits platform and salary sacrifice scheme
  • Salary Finance and Financial Wellbeing support
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Health & Wellness initiatives
  • 11 Staff Networks including parents & carers network, ethnic minorities network, LGBT+ network and Disability network to name a few
  • Retail Discounts
  • Flexible working and agile working
  • Cycle to work scheme

About us

Why NELFT?

NELFT is an award-winning community and mental health Trust, providing healthcare for over 4.9 million people, ensuring our patients, family and friends feel confident that their health needs are met. We are committed to delivering thebest careto the communities we serve across North East London, Essex and Kent.

With an excellent reputation for research and development, our skilled healthcare professionals are at the cutting edge of evidence-based innovation, opening up the possibilities for better ways of working and delivery of care. Joining us will provide you with unparalleled access to training opportunities, continuous CPD, peer support groups, and a robust supervision and appraisal system.

We are currently recruiting to an Adult Consultant Psychiatrist position in the North Mental Health & Wellness Team, based at Barking Community Hospital, Upney Lane, Barking, Essex, IG11 9LX.

The post holder will work alongside another 1.8wte Consultants as well as a Core Trainee and a GPvTS trainee in the North Mental Health Wellness Team, and provide care to the adult residents of the Electoral Wards named Chadwell Heath, Whalebone, Becontree, Valence, Parsloes, and Heath.

Why Barking & Dagenham?

Barking & Dagenham has extremely good transport links to central London and eastwards to Essex and Kent.

Date posted

13 April 2024

Pay scheme

Hospital medical and dental staff

Grade

Consultant

Salary

£93,666 to £126,281 a year per annum and London allowance £2162

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time, Flexible working, Compressed hours

Reference number

395-MED391-24

Job locations

Barking Community Hospital, Upney Lane

Upney Lane

Barking, Essex

IG11 9LX


Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be expected to:

  • Work as part of multidisciplinary teams providing care to adult people with mental health needs, across Barking and Dagenham.
  • Provide senior medical support and guidance to the team
  • Work directly with adults and their families and liaise as appropriate with other external adult mental health providers and acute hospitals
  • Participate in the on-call rota frequency is currently 1:50, with a 3% of basic salary, Category A on-call supplement.
  • Support your peers and team leader, and be an effective team member whilst allowing them to work with their own initiative
  • Work alongside other Adult Consultant Psychiatrists, and trainees.
  • Commit to collaborative working, actively supporting and liaising with other health and social professionals, and agencies.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be expected to:

  • Work as part of multidisciplinary teams providing care to adult people with mental health needs, across Barking and Dagenham.
  • Provide senior medical support and guidance to the team
  • Work directly with adults and their families and liaise as appropriate with other external adult mental health providers and acute hospitals
  • Participate in the on-call rota frequency is currently 1:50, with a 3% of basic salary, Category A on-call supplement.
  • Support your peers and team leader, and be an effective team member whilst allowing them to work with their own initiative
  • Work alongside other Adult Consultant Psychiatrists, and trainees.
  • Commit to collaborative working, actively supporting and liaising with other health and social professionals, and agencies.

Person Specification

Registration

Essential

  • Full GMC registration with a licence to practice

Qualifications

Essential

  • CCT or equivalent

Section 12 Approval

Essential

  • Section 12 Approval or eligibility for it

Knowledge

Essential

  • Approved Clinician status, or eligibility for it

Specialist Register

Essential

  • Inclusion in, or eligibility for inclusion in the Specialist Register or within 6 months of obtaining CCST
Person Specification

Registration

Essential

  • Full GMC registration with a licence to practice

Qualifications

Essential

  • CCT or equivalent

Section 12 Approval

Essential

  • Section 12 Approval or eligibility for it

Knowledge

Essential

  • Approved Clinician status, or eligibility for it

Specialist Register

Essential

  • Inclusion in, or eligibility for inclusion in the Specialist Register or within 6 months of obtaining CCST

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Additional information

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

NELFT North East London Foundation Trust

Address

Barking Community Hospital, Upney Lane

Upney Lane

Barking, Essex

IG11 9LX


Employer's website

https://www.nelft.nhs.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)


Employer details

Employer name

NELFT North East London Foundation Trust

Address

Barking Community Hospital, Upney Lane

Upney Lane

Barking, Essex

IG11 9LX


Employer's website

https://www.nelft.nhs.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)


For questions about the job, contact:

Medical Director

Vincent Perry

vincent.perry@nelft.nhs.uk

03005551201

Date posted

13 April 2024

Pay scheme

Hospital medical and dental staff

Grade

Consultant

Salary

£93,666 to £126,281 a year per annum and London allowance £2162

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time, Flexible working, Compressed hours

Reference number

395-MED391-24

Job locations

Barking Community Hospital, Upney Lane

Upney Lane

Barking, Essex

IG11 9LX


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