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SPECIALTY DOCTOR CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY

Employer
North East London NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Folkestone, Kent
Salary
£52,530 to £82,400 per annum
Closing date
17 May 2024

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COMMUNITY CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY - SPECIALTY DOCTOR (FOLKESTONE, KENT)

Job Details:

Salary

�52,530 - �82,400 per annum

Contract

Substantive

Hours

Full-time: 10 Programmed Activities (DCC:SPA = 8:2)

On call

Optional - worked in PAs

Location

Cherry Tree House, Cheriton High Street, Folkestone, Kent,

CT18 8AN

Qualifications needed:
  • Full GMC Registration with a license to practice
  • Section 12 certification, or a commitment to work towards this.
  • Mastery in the management of a broad range of mental disorders in children, including neurodevelopmental disorders
  • At least 4 years of full-time postgraduate training (or its equivalent gained on a part-time basis) of which at least 2 years will be in a specialty training programme in a relevant specialty or as a fixed term specialty trainee or shall have equivalent experience and competencies


Main duties of the job

Work collaboratively with consultants in providing clinical leadership to the clinical team

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 Child and Adolescent 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 for a Community CAMHS Specialty Doctor position in the South Kent CAMHS Community Team, based at Cherry Tree House, Cheriton High Street, Folkestone, Kent, CT18 8AN. This is a new post, that has been created to provide high quality care.

You will join two full-time CAMHS Consultants within the service, and will have the opportunity to influence future direction, treatment, and models of design in the area in which you work.

Why Kent?

Kent is a county in Southeast England and one of the home counties.

For more information, hear directly from our clinicians in Kent, by accessing this video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jPGKSylVTTM

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be expected to:
    • Work as part of multidisciplinary teams providing care to children and young people with mental health needs, across South Kent.
    • Provide senior medical support to the team, and direct input on clinical
    • Provide guidance and supervision to the
    • Work directly with children and young people and their families and liaise as appropriate with other external CAMHS mental health providers, and acute
    • Work alongside the two CAMHS Consultant Psychiatrists within the service and share clinical supervision requirements with them.
    • Develop links already established with the local acute trusts A& E departments and inpatient wards.
    • Be responsible for patients allocated to them and will assess, manage, plan, and deliver care.
    • Support your peers and the team manager and be an effective team member whilst working on their own initiative.
    • Supervise junior colleagues and liaise with other health and social professionals and agencies.


Person Specification

Registration

Essential

  • Full GMC Registration with a license to practice


Qualifications

Essential

  • Section 12 certification, or a commitment to work towards this


Knowledge

Essential

  • Mastery in the management of a broad range of mental disorders in children, including neurodevelopmental disorders


Experience

Essential

  • At least 4 years of full-time postgraduate training (or its equivalent gained on a part-time basis) of which at least 2 years will be in a specialty training programme in a relevant specialty or as a fixed term specialty trainee or shall have equivalent experience and competencies


Employer details

Employer name

NELFT North East London Foundation Trust

Address

Cherry Tree House

Cheriton High Street

Folkestone, Kent

CT18 8AN

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395-MED411-24

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