Athona is currently recruiting for a full time Consultant Psychiatrist on a substantive basis. This position will be working within a private hospital in Yorkshire and Humber on a 22 bedded male inpatient neuropsychiatric rehabilitation ward. The proposed start date is as soon as possible but 3 months’ notice will also be feasible.
Your role responsibilities...
Work as part of a multidisciplinary team (MDT)
Take overall responsibility for patient treatment plans in conjunction with the MDT
Assess referrals & undertake mental state examinations of service users
Registered on the specialist register (CCT/CESR), Section 12 and AC Status
Experienced & knowledgeable in neuropsychiatry & mental health diagnosis
Knowledgeable of the Mental Health Act and Code of Practice, along with the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Code of Capacity
A first-rate communicator who can interview, assess & treat patients & write clear, comprehensive medical notes
Committed to continued professional development
Able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
A member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych) or equivalent
Athona’s Psychiatry division is a market-leader in the recruitment of mental health doctors. As a preferred supplier to the NHS and private sector, we hold many exclusive contracts across the UK -giving you priority access to the best psychiatry jobs around.