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INPATIENT OLD AGE CONSULTANT PSYCHIATRIST

Employer
North East London NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Ilford
Salary
£93,666 to £126,281 PER ANNUM
Closing date
11 Jul 2024
Please note: We reserve the right to close the advert, at any time, in the event of receiving suitable applicants.

INPATIENT OLD AGE CONSULTANT PSYCHIATRIST (ILFORD, ESSEX)

Job Details:

Salary

�93,666 - �126,281 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

Cook Ward, Goodmayes Hospital, Barley Lane, Ilford IG3 8XJ

Qualifications needed:
  • Full GMC registration with a licence to practice
  • CCT or equivalent
  • Section 12 Approval or eligibility for it
  • 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 older 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 Old Age Consultant Psychiatrist position at Cook Ward, Goodmayes Hospital, Barley Lane, Ilford IG3 8XJ.

You will join 0.5wte Senior Trainee, 1wte Core Trainee, 1wte Foundation Year trainee, and a 0.5wte physician associate 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 Acute and Rehabilitation Directorate (ARD)?

ARD is proud of being front runners in its delivery of safe services in the least restrictive way, with well-developed Home Treatment Teams and Crises Services and a small, high quality bed base.

ARD is the ideal place to develop your management of acute mental illness, and to develop your leadership skills.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be expected to:
  • Work as part of multidisciplinary teams providing care to older adult people with mental health needs, within the inpatient setting.
  • Provide senior medical support and guidance to the team
  • Work directly with older adults and their families and liaise as appropriate with other external 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 5wte Senior Trainee, 1wte Core Trainee, 1wte Foundation Year trainee, and a 0.5wte physician associate
  • 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


Employer details

Employer name

NELFT North East London Foundation Trust

Address

Cook Ward, Goodmayes Hospital

Barley Lane

Ilford

IG3 8XJ

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