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Specialty Doctor in Epping Forest SCMHT

Employer
Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Loughton
Salary
£52,530 to £82,400 per annum plus fringe allowance
Closing date
2 Jul 2024
EPUT is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and passionate Specialty Doctor who will provide consistent, high quality Medical input support to the Adult Community team at Epping Forest SCMHT, based at Rectory Lane, Loughton, Essex.

Loughton has been ranked as a nice place to live, it is located right on the border of Epping Forest. Loughton is a vibrant market town in the county of Essex's 'Golden Triangle'. It is the perfect location for Londoner's looking to move out of the capital and start a family, with well-connected commuter trains and beautiful countryside spots right on your doorstep.

Main duties of the job

The team provides community services for patient referred to the secondary mental health by GP surgeries within the Neighbourhood localities of West Epping, Loughton, Buckhurst Hill and Chigwell. The team serves an adult population of around 49000.

The post holder will be expected to work independently and provide clinical leadership to the team, through good multi-professional working. The post holder will have shared responsibility for the clinical care of those patients referred to the team and will be expected to work closely with the consultant and team manager to ensure the provision of an effective service to the patients in community.

You should be eligible for full registration with the GMC at time of appointment and hold Section 12 (2) approval under the Mental Health Act 1983. You will also need to provide evidence of achievement of ST1/CT1 competences in psychiatry at time of application and likelihood of achieving CT2 competences in psychiatry by the start date of the post.

About us

Our Vision

To be the leading health and wellbeing service in the provision of mental health and community care.

Our Purpose

We care for people every day. What we do together, matters.

Our Values

We Care

We Learn

We Empower

Our strategic objectives

We will deliver safe, high quality integrated care services.

We will enable each other to be the best that we can.

We will work together with our partners to make our services better.

We will help our communities to thrive.

If you share that vision and want to make a difference to the people that use our services, then please contact us to find out more.

EPUT are looking for motivated staff who shares our Trust values of Open, Compassionate and Empowering. In return, EPUT can offer you a range of benefits and development including
  • Season Ticket Loan
  • NHS discounts for staff
  • Excellent Training facilities and opportunities
  • Buying and Selling annual leave scheme
  • The opportunity to work bank shifts and expand knowledge and experience in other areas
  • Salary Sacrifice schemes including lease cars and Cycle to Work


Job description

Job responsibilities

  • The post holder will be expected to work with two consultant psychiatrists.
  • Outpatient clinics for care coordinated and non-care-coordinated patients.
  • Participation in MDT meetings.
  • Medical support for CMHT duty desk.
  • Occasional home visits.

Ensure that cover is arranged for responsibilities during leave with consultant colleagues within the service.

Participate in service evaluation and the planning of future service developments.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • MBBS or equivalent medical qualification


Desirable

  • Eligible for full registration with the GMC at time of appointment. and Section 12 (2) approval under the Mental Health Act 1983.


Skills

Essential

  • Clinical judgement: experience in making clinical decisions and managing risk. Knows when to seek help, able to prioritise clinical need.
  • Relevant specialty clinical knowledge: capacity to apply sound clinical knowledge relevant to the job and specialty
  • Practical skills: shows aptitude for practical skills, required in the job.
  • Proven ability to work effectively in different clinical settings required in the job


Desirable

  • Experience of working within Adult Psychiatry


Experience

Essential

  • Evidence of achievement of Foundation competencies by time of appointment in line with GMC standards in Good Medical


Desirable

  • Evidence of achievement of Foundation competencies by time of appointment in line with GMC standards in Good Medical Practice


Eligibility

Essential

  • Eligible for full registration with the GMC at time of appointment and Section 12 (2) approval under the Mental Health Act 1983.
  • Eligibility to work in the UK.


Transport

Essential

  • Holds and will use valid UK driving licence OR provides evidence of proposed alternative.


Employer details

Employer name

Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Rectory Lane

Loughton

IG10 3RU

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364-EPUT615

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