Specialty Doctor in Psychiatry (Links Centre)

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

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Job summary

Specialty Doctor in Psychiatry (Links Centre)

This is a full-time appointment 10 basic sessions, each session comprising of 4 hours of duty. The post holder will exercise an intermediate level of clinical responsibility as delegated by the Consultant to whom he/she is responsible.

The appointee will initially be required to work 9.00 am - 5.00 pm Monday to Friday.

However innovative ways of working will be encouraged, such as developing better liaison with local General Practitioners, establishing links with local voluntary organisations and trying to improve out of hour's services. Any changes in duties would only take place following appropriate discussion and negotiation with all parties involved.

There will be no contractual requirement to participate in out of hours on-call duties.

Main duties of the job

Direct clinical care covers:-

  • Emergency duties (including emergency work carried out during or arising from on-call)
  • Operating sessions including pre and post-operative care
  • Ward rounds
  • Outpatient clinics
  • Clinical diagnostic work
  • Other patient treatment
  • Public health duties
  • Multi-disciplinary meetings about direct patient care
  • Administration directly related to patient care e.g. referrals, notes etc.

Supporting professional activities covers:-

  • Training
  • Continuing professional development
  • Teaching
  • Audit
  • Job planning
  • Appraisal
  • Research
  • Clinical management
  • Local clinical governance activities

About us

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board is one of the largest Integrated Health Boards in the UK, employing over 15,000 staff, providing over 100 specialist services. Working across 6 hospital sites, we have a diverse range of career opportunities to offer. Serving around 500,000 people living in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan, we are focussed on the health and care needs of our local population whilst working with our partners to develop regional services.

Our mission is"Caring for People, Keeping People Well" and ourvision is that every person's chance of leading a healthy life should be equal. As an organisation we are unashamedly ambitious for our population's health, rising to the challenges of today and tomorrow through our 10-year strategy, Shaping our Future Wellbeing. We are contributing to a healthier Wales with great emphasis placed on innovation and improvement, learning from around the world and leading the way in clinical research. Partnership working is strong at Cardiff and Vale, and we work closely with our staff and our community.

Cardiff, the thriving Welsh capital, is a fantastic city to live and work in with an abundance of sports, arts and cultural attractions. Situated to the west of Cardiff, the Vale of Glamorgan offers a combination of beautiful Welsh countryside and a dramatic natural coastline. Whether city life or rural living, Cardiffand the Vale offers the best of both worlds.

Date posted

22 June 2022

Pay scheme

Hospital medical and dental staff

Grade

Specialty Doctor

Salary

£50,620 to £79,144 a year per annum

Contract

Fixed term

Duration

12 months

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

001-MP116.22

Job locations

Links Centre

Longcross Street

Cardiff

CF24 0SZ


Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Full GMC registration
  • MB BS or recognised equivalent

Desirable

  • academic excellence

Experience

Essential

  • Four years full-time postgraduate training (or part-time equivalent), at least two of which will be in a specialty training programme in Psychiatry or as fixed-term specialty trainee in Psychiatry, OR equivalent experience / competencies*

Desirable

  • Assessment of emergencies

Skills Knowledge

Essential

  • Counselling and communication skills
  • Up to date with current practices in Psychiatry
  • Eligibility for Section 12 MHA approval
  • Understanding of clinical risk management and clinical governance

Desirable

  • Audit
  • Research interests relevant to specialty
Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Full GMC registration
  • MB BS or recognised equivalent

Desirable

  • academic excellence

Experience

Essential

  • Four years full-time postgraduate training (or part-time equivalent), at least two of which will be in a specialty training programme in Psychiatry or as fixed-term specialty trainee in Psychiatry, OR equivalent experience / competencies*

Desirable

  • Assessment of emergencies

Skills Knowledge

Essential

  • Counselling and communication skills
  • Up to date with current practices in Psychiatry
  • Eligibility for Section 12 MHA approval
  • Understanding of clinical risk management and clinical governance

Desirable

  • Audit
  • Research interests relevant to specialty

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

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).

Employer details

Employer name

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

Address

Links Centre

Longcross Street

Cardiff

CF24 0SZ


Employer's website

https://cavuhb.nhs.wales/ (Opens in a new tab)

Employer details

Employer name

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

Address

Links Centre

Longcross Street

Cardiff

CF24 0SZ


Employer's website

https://cavuhb.nhs.wales/ (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

Clinical Director

Dr Pamela Yerassimou

Pamela.Yerassimou@wales.nhs.uk

02920335555

Date posted

22 June 2022

Pay scheme

Hospital medical and dental staff

Grade

Specialty Doctor

Salary

£50,620 to £79,144 a year per annum

Contract

Fixed term

Duration

12 months

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

001-MP116.22

Job locations

Links Centre

Longcross Street

Cardiff

CF24 0SZ


Supporting documents

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